31 Jan Tech Wildcatters to Lead Local Efforts for National Startup Accelerator Network
TechStars has joined with the White House’s Startup America initiative to launch TechStars Network, a formal alliance of independently owned and operated start-up accelerator programs. Dallas’ TechWildcatters will lead DFW’s efforts toward the national goal of enabling 5,000 business leaders and investors help startups create 25,000 new jobs by 2015.
“At Tech Wildcatters, we believe collaboration across boundaries builds stronger communities. The TechStars Network will be the catalyst for a nationwide startup ecosystem, something our country desperately needs. With TechStars Network’s rich set of strategic resources, we will build stronger companies faster that are better able to compete globally,” said Gabriella Draney, co-founder of Tech Wildcatters.