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UK - The Startup Factories Report - NESTA - June 2011

UK - The Startup Factories Report - NESTA - June 2011

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Published by Burton Lee
Discussion paper: June 2011

The Startup Factories
The rise of accelerator programmes to support new technology ventures
Paul Miller and Kirsten Bound

NESTA is the UK’s foremost independent expert on how innovation can solve some of the country’s major economic and social challenges. Its work is enabled by an endowment, funded by the National Lottery, and it operates at no cost to the government or taxpayer. NESTA is a world leader in its field and carries out its work through a blend of exper
Discussion paper: June 2011

The Startup Factories
The rise of accelerator programmes to support new technology ventures
Paul Miller and Kirsten Bound

NESTA is the UK’s foremost independent expert on how innovation can solve some of the country’s major economic and social challenges. Its work is enabled by an endowment, funded by the National Lottery, and it operates at no cost to the government or taxpayer. NESTA is a world leader in its field and carries out its work through a blend of exper

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Published by: Burton Lee on Jun 24, 2011
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Founded: 2007

Location: Boston, Boulder, New York, Seattle

Founders: David Cohen, Brad Feld

Companies per class: Ten per location

Total companies funded to date: 80

Notable alumni: Graphicly, SendGrid, Vanilla Forums

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