Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator powered by Techstars

This program is designed to elevate connectivity, media, & entertainment startups, tapping experts from the global network of Comcast NBCUniversal. In 2021 this program hopes to provide hybrid virtual/ in-person programming, if possible, dependent on COVID-19 conditions.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Feb 22nd, 2021

Applications Open

May 12th, 2021

Final Deadline

Aug 16th, 2021

Accelerator Starts

Nov 10th, 2021

Demo Day


"I push entrepreneurs to set challenging, yet achievable goals."

KJ Singh, Managing Director
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"My mentors asked me hard questions and made sure I was thinking through my next steps. Now, I look forward to returning the favor."
Toni Murphy
Vice President, Sales and Marketing - Keystone Region at Comcast and Techstars mentor
"Startups remind us that you can work fast, fail fast, and ultimately succeed. They have a great combination of intelligence, insight and tenacity that I love to be a part of."
Zane Vella
Vice President, Product - Interactivity and Advertising at Comcast and Techstars mentor
"Mentorship gives me a lot of personal gratification to still be plugged into startups, and I hope I can help them avoid some of the mistakes I’ve made along the way."
Matt Zelesko
Chief Technology Officer at Comcast and Techstars mentor


"We've gotten so much support through the network and the concept of #GiveFirst. I mentor so I can pay it forward and help other founders."
Cristina Flaschen
CEO and Founder of Pandium and mentor for Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator Powered by Techstars