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22nd July 2014

[Video] Startup Stories on Hammerhead “A software company unafraid of hardware”

We’ve had a bunch of Startup Stories  coming out and here’s a new one! In this video we learn more about Hammerhead, a company who went through the R/GA Accelerator Powered by Techstars. By the way applications are open and the deadline is August 25th, 2014… so APPLY! Hammerhead is creating something amazing for cyclists.  Read more…

15th July 2014

Startup Stories – Enertiv “Transforming an Industry”

Here’s a new video from our Startup Stories series on Enertiv, recent grad of the R/GA accelerator.  Applications are open for this year’s connected devices program, so apply!  You have nothing to lose. Enertiv provides a combination of hardware and software that allows buildings to monitor their energy consumption in real-time to save energy and Read more…

9th July 2014

Meet some mentors!

Techstars is a mentorship driven program.  It’s that simple.  We have about 100 mentors for each of our programs and teams are paired with those they think best complement their business needs.  We’re incredibly thankful for our extensive network of mentors – with more than 1,000 – and the endless dedication they give to entrepreneurs Read more…

13th June 2014

Happy Father’s Day!

Even though we appreciate our dads all year round, it’s that special time when we get to show them off and celebrate everything they do.  Techstars is made up of a massive & amazing network of people, lots of them being parents.  We interviewed a few kids of Techstars founders to find out what they Read more…

21st March 2014

DigitalOcean Video Trailer

Have you seen our video series, Startup Stories? These are short videos about Techstars companies focusing on specific topics. There are so many things we all can learn from these companies and we feel it’s important to share them. Above, is a trailer for three videos TechCrunch is releasing this Sunday about DigitalOcean focusing on Read more…

15th January 2014

[VIDEO] Quotes for Entrepreneurs: Emily LaFave Part 2

It’s Wednesday so that means we’re sharing videos of people from across the Techstars network describing their favorite entrepreneurial-minded quotes. Emily LaFave, a Techstars 2008 alumna, founded and sold one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Food Companies (, where she discovered the best products from small food crafters. As a passionate food enthusiast, she’s spent Read more…

20th December 2013

Happy Holidays!

It’s almost the end of another wonderful year and so we made this little video to hopefully make you smile.  Happy Holidays & Happy New Year, from all of us at Techstars! Techstars Bad Lip Reading from Techstars on Vimeo. If you’re looking for some startup entertainment during your vacation you can watch more of Read more…

18th December 2013

[VIDEO] Quotes for Entrepreneurs: Char Genevier

Every Wednesday (with the exception of the upcoming holidays), we are posting video clips of folks from across the Techstars network describing their favorite quotes. This quote was chosen by Charlotte Genevier, CEO and founder of The Cotery. We’re also on Instagram and you can subscribe to us on YouTube.

17th December 2013

[VIDEO] Startup Stories: Romotive Trailer

Startup Stories are a series of short documentaries about Techstars companies. We learn about the adventures, challenges and triumphs of building a startup. This is the story of Romotive, a team from our Seattle program building an educational robot. Romotive is a group of nerds obsessed with building an affordable, fun robot named Romo. By Read more…