of the influx of emerging technology companies within New Jersey and
collaboration among the state's entrepreneurs, accelerators are cropping
up throughout the Garden State as a way to support technology startups
as they grow.
provide early-stage technology companies with capital, mentorship,
business training, key services and exposure to qualified investors,
which will increase the value of an enterprise and the likelihood of
"Long seen as a
leader in innovation, New Jersey is fertile ground for up-and-coming
entrepreneurs to launch their businesses," New Jersey Economic
Development Authority (EDA) Chief Executive Officer Melissa Orsen said.
"Along with a collaborative environment and a multitude of resources,
accelerators offer yet another tool for emerging companies to grow and
thrive in the Garden State."