Techstars Atlanta Announces 2019 Class

07/15/2019 | By Dave Payne

This post originally appeared on blog.up.co


Today I’m excited to announce the  2019 Class of Techstars Atlanta in partnership with Cox Enterprises.

When it was announced that I’d be taking over the program at the beginning of this year, I knew I wanted to focus on startups from the American South because of my personal and startup experience here and the opportunity to find world-class founders in this underserved part of the country.

After six months of traveling all over this region, meeting with over seven hundred founders and reviewing hundreds of applications, we are ready to announce the ten startups that have earned a spot in our highly competitive program.  Our fourth consecutive Techstars Atlanta Class represent six Southeast states along with startups from Illinois and New Jersey. 

Techstars Atlanta is based out of Ponce City Market in the heart of Atlanta, is a 13-week program that helps founders #domorefaster. During 90 days of rapid acceleration the entrepreneurs will build their business network, receive individualized support from Cox team members and Techstars network, and learn the building blocks of a successful business – all while embedding in Atlanta’s thriving startup ecosystem. The program kicks off with mentor madness, where more than 1,000 hours of mentorship is provided by leaders and corporate employees from Cox Enterprises, as well as regional leading subject matter experts.

We welcome everyone to join us at our Demo Day on October 15th at the Tabernacle where each of these ten startups will present the progress of their businesses to investors and supporters.

Please join us in welcoming the Techstars Atlanta in partnership with Cox Enterprises Class of 2019!

Bundl (Santa Rosa Beach, FL)

A marketplace and platform for resale boutiques, consignment stores & individual sellers to connect to buyers all over the world. We are the number one destination for children’s and baby resale apparel and accessories.

http://www.shopbundl.com/

Coworks (Raleigh, NC)

Software that provides operators of flexible workspace/innovation hubs with what they need to better manage their members and spaces through data, automation, and member engagement.

https://coworksapp.com/

DwellSocial (Chicago, IL)

A platform that helps you take better care of your home by aggregating demand for all your seasonal home projects and services, sourcing professional referrals from users and group members, and then leveraging the power of your group to negotiate competitive bids with group discounts for everyone.

https://dwellsocial.com/

Eletype (Atlanta, GA)

A marketing operations platform enabling marketing teams to quickly respond to issues and opportunities in their campaigns and across their MarTech stack.

http://www.eletype.com/

MaxRewards (Atlanta, GA)

An app that helps consumers discover their best wallet, manage their credit cards, and maximize their rewards.

https://www.maxrewards.co/

Meeter (Tysons Corner, VA)

A community events platform that bridges event engagement into giving success.

https://meeter-app.com/

RentCheck (New Orleans, LA)

A mobile app that standardizes move-in and move-out inspections between renters and landlords by providing a guided walkthrough, bringing transparency and accountability to the security deposit deduction process.

https://getrentcheck.com/

StreetMetrics (Birmingham, AL)

StreetMetrics uses location data to help brands tell better stories both online and in the real world by providing third-party media measurement and insights for vehicle advertising.

https://streetmetrics.io/

Talented (Durham, NC)

A mobile-first web platform + creative studio that converts creators’ professional development content into gamified micro-courses that drive real world action, growth & impact.

https://www.talentedapp.com/

WeStock (Fort Lee, NJ)

A crowdstocking platform that lets shoppers request products at their local retailer. WeStock turns those requests into actionable data sets for brands and retailers to expedite product placement. WeStock then notifies and rewards the customer when the product hits the shelf.

https://www.westock.io/


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