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Comcast NBCUniversal is launching a Techstars-powered accelerator called LIFT Labs

Comcast NBCUniversal is getting into the startup accelerator game with a program called LIFT Labs for Entrepreneurs. The plan is to launch the first LIFT (“Leveraging Innovation For Tomorrow”) Labs location in early 2018, in Philadelphia’s Comcast Technology Center, with an Atlanta location also opening next year. In addition to the accelerator (which will be […]

Techstars and Comcast NBCUniversal Partner on LIFT Labs Accelerator in Philadelphia

Techstars is excited to announce Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The accelerator is an essential cornerstone of Comcast NBCUniversal’s LIFT Labs for Entrepreneurs program and will be based out of LIFT Labs PHL, located in the new Comcast Technology Center in Philadelphia when it opens in early 2018. Techstars helps entrepreneurs succeed. […]

Comcast NBCUniversal Announces LIFT Labs For Entrepreneurs To Help Launch Next Generation Of Startups

Comcast NBCUniversal announced LIFT Labs for Entrepreneurs today, a multi-city program that will focus on assisting startups with new innovations in media, entertainment and connectivity. It will be comprised of a variety of programs offered online and in person, including a startup accelerator, entrepreneurs’ resource center, and programs on how to bring their innovations to […]

The Tomorrow Toolkit: The Ultimate Startup Guide

Earlier this year, startup champions from Comcast NBCUniversal and Technical.ly met with over 1,000 founders and their supporters. Being a modern entrepreneur can be difficult. It’s difficult to get started. It’s difficult to stay motivated. And it’s difficult to find answers to the never-ending list of questions that inevitably arise: How do I network? Do […]

5 Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Perfect Their Pitch

Creating a compelling narrative can be a challenge for entrepreneurs. CNBC entrepreneurship writer Catherine Clifford shared her expert advice with Venture for America fellows at an event hosted by Comcast NBCUniversal. Getting face time with an investor is no easy task, and getting on a reporter’s radar can be just as difficult. Whether it’s a […]

2016: Full of Inspiring Encounters with Entrepreneurs

Where did we go? Who did we meet? What did we discover? Watch this 2016 Comcast NBCUniversal Entrepreneurial Engagement recap to see how entrepreneurs from around the county inspired, motivated and taught us this year.