A new way to connect with us!

Here at the Sprint Accelerator, we focus on programing that is specifically designed to help our vibrant Kansas City community collaborate, innovate, and engage. Integrating corporations with startups through project-based collaboration leads to expanded innovation for corporations; an expedited path to scale for startups; and increased innovation and startup activity in the region. As the […]

Successful Start!

We are two weeks in and already amazed by all of the projects this cohort has tackled right out of the gate. We sat down with a few of the teams to get their take on their progress so far. “It’s great to be here in person!” says Renee Smith, Director of Marketing at MyDairyDashboard. […]

Husch Blackwell Supports Sprint Accelerator

The Sprint Accelerator is pleased to announce that Husch Blackwell is joining our select group of partners, including the program’s namesake sponsor, Sprint and corporate sponsors Dairy Farmers of America, Pinsight Media and Virgin Mobile USA. Together, these corporations will provide mentorship, connections and resources to accelerate the growth of the accelerator’s startups. Husch Blackwell will contribute […]

Announcing the 2017 Sprint Accelerator Class!

Today we welcome the seven companies participating in our 2017 program to Kansas City!  We’re excited they are part of our newly restructured corporate accelerator program that will focus on creating working partnerships between our corporate sponsors and the selected companies.   This marks the accelerator’s fourth year, and we’re delighted to be welcoming teams […]

For the Love of Entrepreneurship!

There are many people and organizations in KC working to help entrepreneurs. We’re lucky to join forces with many of them to bring you great content and programs to help your company grow. So why do they do it? Well, we asked and here is what they said:

Dairy One Announces Participation in Sprint Accelerator Program

Dairy One’s history dates back to the 1940s, when farmers in NY saw a need to establish an organization focused on measuring milk and butterfat production in dairy cattle for the improvement of breeding and management practices. That organization became known as the New York Dairy Herd Improvement Association. Since then, Dairy One has been […]

Sprint Accelerator Joins Global Accelerator Network

To help startups succeed you need a large network of resources.  Today, we are pleased to announce our network is growing!  The Sprint Accelerator is now a member of GAN, the Global Accelerator Network.  GAN is an association of more than 70 of the most respected accelerator programs from six continents and in more than […]