Techstars Atlanta Received Applications from Around the Globe

Jul 20, 2016 9:00 AM ET

As part of its commitment to drive innovation and entrepreneurship, Cox Enterprises is launching Techstars Atlanta, an accelerator program for technology startups. Techstars is a global entrepreneur ecosystem that boosts entrepreneurs' early stage business and product development efforts through focused education, mentorship and funding.

Located at Ponce City Market, Techstars Atlanta will annually select a group of startups to participate in a 90-day program to help them accelerate their businesses.

The application response was overwhelming. Applications came from around the globe, including 69 countries and 6 continents (all but Antarctica).

The countries submitting the most applications included (in alphabetical order):

  • Canada
  • India
  • Israel
  • Russia
  • UK
  • USA

Find out which 10 startups will make up Techstars Atlanta’s inaugural class on July 28. The program kicks off on August 1 and culminates on November 1 with Demo Day.