Announcing the Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator Spring Class of 2023

Mar 13, 2023

LOS ANGELES (March 13, 2023) – Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator powered by JP Morgan is proud to announce the 12 startups selected for the Spring Class of 2023. These promising, early-stage companies are addressing challenges in categories such as PropTech, Sustainability, B2B SaaS, DTC/Retail, Consumer Healthcare, and more. 

Taking place in the thriving tech ecosystem of Los Angeles, the three month mentorship-driven program is bringing together founders from across the globe, along with a heavy US presence including 5 local SoCal companies. The 2023 class was chosen for innovative products and solutions in areas that will revolutionize how we live and work.  

This class also continues to build on our commitment to investing in diverse and underrepresented teams. Of the 12 companies, 9 are led by founders that identify as underrepresented. Thank you to our sponsors, partners, mentors, and Techstars alumni who help to make Techstars LA successful.

Demo Day is scheduled for a special in-person event on June 8th, 2023! Founders will have an opportunity to pitch their businesses to a community of investors and mentors.

Introducing our Spring 2023 Class for the Techstars LA Accelerator!

A full service data platform to make infant care easy to learn, transparent, and connected across caregivers.

  • Dyrt (Los Angeles, CA)

Dyrt eliminates food waste in landfills by processing at the source, while bringing cost savings and compliance to commercial customers.

Happiest Ours is a one-stop digital platform for booking a mobile bartending service with a vision to evolve into a comprehensive events marketplace.

The first premium whiskey crafted in California by Black women.

Affordable, accessible, absolutely delicious on-the-go food items that naturally sustain one’s brain health.

  • Pitz (Los Angeles, CA)

The video highlights and sponsorships platform for amateur sports.

AI visual intelligence, insights and analytics for residential and commercial real estate.

An AI-enabled software traceability platform for engineering teams working on complex software.

Modular and customizable shoes made from up-cycled plastic bottles.

Efficient home electrification one step at a time. 

Redefining group fitness as a category. 

Allowing tax pros and CPAs to file returns in 20 minutes.

Meet the Managing Director
Matt Kozlov

Matt is the Managing Director of Techstars Los Angeles powered by J.P. Morgan, Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator, and Techstars Healthcare sponsored by Cedars-Sinai, Point32Health, UCI Health and UnitedHealthcare. Prior to joining Techstars Matt was the Head of Corporate Development at Telesign, a leading antifraud firm and one of LA’s fastest growing technology companies (acquired by BICS). Previously he was CEO of Moonshark, a venture backed by Creative Artists Agency (CAA) and Qualcomm bringing to market original mobile entertainment. He has also worked at Sony Music Entertainment (VP, Web & Mobile Products), Yahoo! (corporate strategy, product development) and Bain and Company (management consulting). He graduated from Harvard, where he studied economics.