The Mission

Our mission is showcasing the top 10% of women- and minority-led startups across the Southeast and connecting them with sophisticated investors who understand early stage companies. We are a 501(c) nonprofit organization.


Meet the Fall 2017 Winner!


Ellen Hunter, CEO & Founder
A collaboration and impact measurement platform for non-profit organizations. Through the Impactive mobile app, project teams “in the field” tell their stories by sharing learning,  progress updates, impact data and reports, media (video, photo), and direct participant feedback.

Is your startup ready to fly?

We're looking for high velocity tech startups from minority and women founders.

+Headquartered in the Southeast
+With growing monthly revenue
+With a scalable business model
+Who have not raised money from a VC before or graduated from a national accelerator

Meet Some Of Our Investor Judges

Lisa Calhoun
Founding Partner
Valor Ventures

Alan Taetle
General Partner
Noro Moseley Partners

Jason Caplain
General Partner
Bull City Venture Partners

Aaron Hurst
Managing Director
Endeavor Atlanta

Kyle Schlotmann
Connetic Ventures

Wei Chun Tai
Moseley Ventures

Ashish Mistry
Managing Partner
BLH Venture Partners

Our Impact In Our 18 Months

Grants Made
Investor Intros
$0 million
Raised by Finalists

Thanks to Our Sponsors

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