The Program

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16th April 2015

Join us at the Metro Accelerator Launch Event in Berlin

Introducing the Techstars METRO Accelerator in Berlin, Germany! Building on successful accelerators across the globe, Techstars has partnered with METRO and R/GA to bring the world’s first hospitality & food tech accelerator. The program kicks off in October and offers intensive mentoring and unprecedented access to the resources of one of the world’s largest hospitality Read more…

14th April 2015

How the Disney Accelerator Powered by Techstars Program Changed My Life

Founder Guest Post: By Ken Fukazawa, CEO of Tyffon, makers of ZombieBooth and Show Your Disney Side “Why don’t you apply to the Disney Techstars accelerator program? I think it’d be perfect for your company.” A friend of mine said this to me about two weeks before the deadline for applications for the program. The main product Read more…

9th April 2015

Techstars Cloud 2015 Demo Day

After three months of hard work, the Techstars Cloud 2015 companies are ready to take the stage and pitch their businesses to a theater full of investors, mentors and supporters. This year’s companies represent four different countries and numerous cities throughout the US. Each of the teams participating has spent the last three months in Read more…

7th April 2015

Getting Customers to Care: Story #4 in the Techstars “Bend the Curve” Blog Series

Welcome back to the Bend the Curve blog series on Techstars.com! We are excited to share with you the newest book for entrepreneurs, Bend the Curve, authored by Andrew Razeghi. (More about Andrew below.) In this handbook for entrepreneurs, Andrew has captured the brilliance and insights of over a dozen of our most sought-after mentors. Read more…

27th March 2015

Techstars partners with Pledge 1% to support entrepreneurial communities worldwide

Techstars is excited to announce a partnership with Pledge 1%: we have taken the pledge by donating 1% of our equity to Pledge 1%, and we’re encouraging our 500+ portfolio companies to get behind the movement as well. As part of Techstars’ overall commitment to building a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem, Techstars has built a relationship with Pledge 1% to help Read more…

24th March 2015

Extreme Bootstrapping: Story #2 in the Techstars “Bend the Curve” Blog Series

Welcome to the Bend the Curve blog series on Techstars.com! We are excited to announce the hottest new book for entrepreneurs, Bend the Curve, authored by Andrew Razeghi. (More about Andrew below.) In this handbook for entrepreneurs, Andrew has tirelessly captured the brilliance and insights of over a dozen of our most sought-after mentors. Everyone Read more…

21st March 2015

How to Get Accepted into Techstars

This post was originally published by Katie Roof on foxbusiness.com. Startup founders know Techstars as a prestigious accelerator program, an early stage mentorship opportunity which helps startups kick ideas into action. With locations throughout the world and partnerships with large corporations, Techstars identifies founders with talent and vision. Techstars CEO David Cohen spoke in a video Read more…