11 Tech Founders Debut Elevated Startups Following Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars

October 10, 2019

For 11 startup teams, the past 13 weeks have been challenging, rewarding, grueling, exhausting, and enlightening. They’ve spent thousands of hours planning and tinkering. They’ve refined their pitches for investors, customers and the media until razor sharp.

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