The network has three programs namely Techstars startup programs, Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator programs, and Techstars corporate innovation partnerships. It allows entrepreneurs to learn, gain experience, and get funding through its network and invests in early-stage ventures.
The notable investment portfolio of Techstars includes Axle, Eddy Travels, Electric Visionary Aircrafts, GetHenry, Pairi, Pepper, Sensgreen, Serendipia Life, The Porch Pod, Urban SDK, etc.As of February 2020, Techstars has made 2,404 investments and had 470 exits.
Techstars and Starburst Announce Space-Focused Accelerator Program With U.S. Government And Corporate Consortium
The program will be based in Los Angeles and will focus on the next generation of space technology companies and related frontier technologies..
Techstars is incorporated
Techstars is incorporated by its founders David Cohen, David Brown, Brad Feld and Jared Polis
Techstars was founded by David Brown, David Cohen, Brad Feld and Jared Polis.
First idea for Techstars
Founding email from David Cohen to David Brown with original idea for Techstars.
A cloud communications platform for building SMS, Voice & Messaging applications on an API built for global scale that was founded in 2008 and headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Distil Networks is an American cybersecurity company founded in 2011 and headquartered in San Francisco, California.
DataRobot sells a machine learning platform that helps users build and deploy accurate predictive models. The Boston-based company was founded in 2012 by Jeremy Achin.
Moni is a mobile money transfer app for iOS and Android based out of London, England. It was launched to the general public by Laurence Aderemi and Fernando Saturno in 2015.
An insurance technology company offering a platform for cleaning relevant data for the insurance industry.
Haiku Deck is a company that provides a web or iOS app for creating presentations, founded by Adam Tratt, Kevin Leneway, and Kyle Kesterson.
Opus 12 is a company developing CO2 recycling devices that turn CO2 into chemicals and fuels.
Kapost is a Boulder, Colorado-based company founded by Nader Akhnoukh.
Ambassador is a company founded by Jeff Epstein.
EverTrue is a Boston-based company founded by Eric Carlstrom, Brent Grinna and Jesse Bardo.
SnowShoe is a Portland, Oregon-based company founded by Claus Moberg.
Promoboxx is a Boston-based company founded by Ben Carcio, Dan Koziak, Sonciary Honnoll and Jamie Fiedler.
Space industry startup developing in-space refueling services
Zagster is a Boston-based company founded by Timothy J. Ericson.
SimpleEnergy is a Boulder, Colorado-based company founded by Yoav Lurie.
Keen is a San Antonio-based company founded by Kyle Wild, Ryan Spraetz and Dan Kador.
Ginger offers on-demand behavioral health coaching, video therapy, video psychiatry and self-guided content that is clinically proven to reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety.
Apptentive is a Seattle-based company founded by Robi Ganguly, Michael Saffitz, Sky Kelsey and Andrew Wooster.
Associated investment funds
3rd cohort of Amazon + Techstars powered accelerator focused on voice and other new technologies.
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Documentaries, videos and podcasts
Electric Visionary Aircrafts
The Porch Pod