Ascender, a 501(c)3 and vibrant community of innovators located in East Liberty, helps entrepreneurs start and build their companies by offering educational programming, mentorship, expert coaching, incubation, and a collaborative coworking space.
Type of Program (incubator/accelerator): Incubator
Sector or Industry Focus: Tech/Tech Enabled (software, hardware, retail, healthcare, education, and social ventures)
Managing Organization: Ascender
Key Leadership: Nadyli Nuñez, Executive Director
Program Length:12 Months
Investment: $5,000 (Equity Free)
Cost: Incubator Participation fee of $250
Key Benefits for Participants:
1-on-1 coaching from our Entrepreneur-in-Residence and network introductions.
Full membership to Ascender’s 24/7 workspace in our diverse, collaborative coworking space.
Unlimited access to all Ascender programs as well as Incubator-specific educational programming.
Access to Ascender's robust community of mentors to guide you in your entrepreneurial journey.
Up to $5,000 in equity-free funding to support your growth model.
Help from professionals with branding, accounting, websites, and more.
Exposure across Ascender's digital platforms to elevate your brand.
Connections to dozens of Incubator alumni who have been there and done that.