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21st May 2015

[VIDEO] Where Are They Now? SendGrid & Happiness

Check out the latest “Where Are They Now?” video featuring SendGrid, a Techstars Boulder 2009 alum. SendGrid has developed a cloud based service that eliminates the complexity of sending email, saving time and money, while providing reliable delivery to the inbox. SendGrid is now sending out as many emails per day as Twitter sends out tweets! Wow. Learn Read more…

12th May 2015

[VIDEO] Where Are They Now? Featuring Kapost

Check out our newest “Where Are They Now?” video featuring Techstars Boulder 2010 alumni, Kapost. Kapost’s Marketing Content Engine provides a proven framework for planning, executing, distributing and optimizing the critical content that drives all of marketing. Congratulations to Kapost on its announcement today of a $10.25 million funding round! Learn more about their success post-Techstars Read more…

12th May 2015

McDonald’s, Honda R&D Americas, Inc. and Dana Holding Corporation Join as Partners in Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit

Today we’re excited to announce three new partners in Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit. McDonald’s, Honda R&D Americas, Inc., and Dana Holding Corporation will join existing partners Ford Motor Company, Magna International and Verizon Telematics to help 10 startup companies drive towards the future of mobility and transportation. Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit, is a mentorship-driven technology accelerator that will create Read more…

28th April 2015

Techstars vs. Y Combinator: From a Founder Who’s Been Through Both

The following post is written by Weiting Liu, Founder & CEO of Codementor, a live help marketplace for developers.  Weiting is a serial entrepreneur and an alumnus of both Y Combinator (YC ’07 SocialPicks, ’12) and Techstars (Seattle ’13 Codementor). Make Something People Want and Do More Faster. Being one of the rare founders to be both a Read more…

27th April 2015

The Techstars Experience: SpotHero’s Story

At Techstars, we’re often asked what it’s like to go through our program. Founders want to know how our accelerator program is different than others – what makes it better? This is the second post in our new blog series called “The Techstars Experience” with some thoughts (originally posted on Medium) from Mark Lawrence, Co-Founder Read more…

21st April 2015

The Techstars METRO Accelerator

Are you working on a startup in the hospitality or food tech space? Can your product help a restaurant, hotel, catering company or cafe do business better or more efficiently? Want access to a global retailer’s 5,500-person salesforce and resources? Then come learn more about the Techstars METRO accelerator at one of our events. Rob Johnson, Read more…

20th April 2015

The Science of Going Viral: Story #5 in the Techstars “Bend the Curve” blog series

Welcome back to our final installment of 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 Read more…