The Rise of the Accelerators in Indiana

Over the past few years, I have often talked—some may say bragged—about the explosive growth of the tech ecosystem in Indiana. Most of the time, that commentary is based on the most recent number of investments (and their amounts) by venture capitalists in Indiana tech companies. In my own defense, it’s not bragging if it’s […]

Q1 2021 VC Report: Indiana’s tech sector starts the year strong

Terminus secures $90 million giving outlook for 2021 a post pandemic boost Indiana’s tech sector shot out of the investment gate this year with $102 million in publicly announced raises, 15 M&A transactions reported, and two new, tech-focused venture capital funds.  “When you recall that Indiana tech companies raised a bit more than $174 million […]

Techstars plants Hard Tech flag in Indiana tech community

The Heritage Group Accelerator Powered by Techstars is graduating its first cohort of materials science-related businesses, introducing more Hard Tech companies to the Indiana tech ecosystem.

Heritage Group Accelerator Powered by Techstars ready to bring new tech and global brand to Indy

Indy tech veteran Kelli Jones recently joined Techstars as the Program Manager for The Heritage Group Accelerator. We spoke to her about the goals of the program in Indy, and the ways in which the city’s community and Techstars can support each other over the next few years.