Need Start-up Help? Try L.A.

Silicon Beach is home to increasingly more incubators and accelerators. Here are three cool programs to consider.

From Inc. Magazine:

“Los Angeles is one of the biggest cities in the world but it’s often underestimated and overlooked as a good place for start-ups; its neighbor to the north, Silicon Valley, gets all the attention. But L.A. has all the underlying elements needed for a thriving start-up culture: entrepreneurial people, willing investors, and a growing network of start-up veterans willing to mentor first-timers.

In the last couple of years, the city has produced a number of incubators and accelerators that have brought those three crucial ingredients together. To learn about a few of them, recently I spoke with three L.A. investors: Jeff Solomon (executive director at Amplify), Allen Morgan (director and managing director of New Ventures Group at Idealab), and Howard Marks (co-chair at StartEngine)…”

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Amplify [web]
Idealab [web]
StartEngine [web]

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