LaunchKC, the entrepreneurial accelerator program that EDCKC spearheaded, supports financially, and remains very active in day-to-day, has announced two new accelerator cohorts this month. The first, which will begin in August, will focus on insurance tech with six high growth companies:
- TrustLayer Inc.
- Relativity6 Inc.
- GloveBox Inc.,
- WeatherCheck Inc.
See more about the cohort companies and the program here. The second cohort is comprised of 18 companies for a Covid Response Accelerator. Each company will receive funding, access to customers and implementation of their technology on Black and Veatch job sites.
- EB Systems
- University of Missouri
- Cykyl Systems
- Translational Pulmonary and Immunology Research Center
- Fluid Robotics
- Transcend H2O
- Energy Cloud
See more about the cohort companies and the program here.
Over half of the LaunchKC grant recipients and accelerator participants have been women and/or minority-owned business, which is something EDCKC is very proud of.