I  StartFast Venture Accelerator

http://startfast.net/





     Office Locations:

235 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315-857-4618

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Communications & Networking
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    The StartFast Venture Accelerator is a privately financed, entrepreneur-led startup accelerator investing in companies from around the world. Each year, the program selects 5-10 software, mobile, and internet companies for a 3 month program in Syracuse, NY. Through the accelerator, StartFast teams receive $25,000, optional follow-on funding of up to $75,000, co-working facilities, post-program support, and additional perks in exchange for 7% common stock. To date, StartFast's managing directors have invested in and mentored over 20 companies, raising $38 million.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Chuck Stormon Managing Director
    Jeremy Schwimmer Entrepreneur in Residence
    Kyle Blumin Entrepreneur in Residence
    Martin Babinec Co-Founder and Mentor
    Nasir Ali Managing Director

     

    Portfolio companies include:


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