The 7th Cohort of The Mentor Network is Going Strong!

The Mentor Network is an invitation-only network of early-stage startup founders and corporate executive mentors.  Powered by the Sprint Accelerator and supported by several local corporations, the formalized mentoring program lasts 6 months. However, with each new cohort, the network grows and we strengthen the corporate/startup connections in KC!  Additionally, founders are supported with DiSC Work of Leaders […]

It’s Time for a New Cream of the Crop — Meet RifRaf

Brace yourselves for delicious — meet the world’s first snackable ricotta! There hasn’t been a shake-up in the dairy snack aisle, since the rise of Greek yogurt. It’s time for the next big thing according to CIO and Co-Founder of RifRaf, Will Hickox. Tell us about your Company Rifraf Ricotta Cups are single serve ricotta cheese […]

Something New AND Healthier for Your Sweet Tooth – Meet Numa

If you’re looking for something to help your “sweet” cravings, there’s something new on the market offering less sugar, more protein, and a satisfying way to beat those cravings.  Meet CEO and Founder of Numa Foods, Joyze Zhu. Tell us about your Company Numa makes milk-based candies inspired by the popular Asian nougat but crafted […]

Looking to Create a Multiplayer Online Gaming Experience? You Need Nodecraft!

Our founder stories continue this week with Nodecraft, a gaming platform that wants to make it easy for everyone to play their favorite games. We are happy to introduce you to co-founder and CEO, Jonathan Yarbor. Tell us about your Company Nodecraft gives any gamer the power to instantly play their favorite games together in […]

On Farm Testing to Make Sure Your Milk is Safe – Meet Labby

Our founder stories continue this week with Labby.  We talked with CEO Julia Somerdin about their Massachusetts-based company. Tell us about your Company Labby is a dairy information and data company that provides fast, accurate and affordable raw milk testing solutions for dairy farms. Using Labby’s optical device with built-in IoT connectivity, farmers can gain […]

It’s all about the Burps and Farts…Meet Bezoar Laboratories working to reduce methane in the atmosphere!

We are excited to start sharing with you the great companies participating in our 2019 Sprint & DFA Accelerator program.  Each week we will bring you the story of one of these companies.  You will have the opportunity to meet the companies at our open community event scheduled for 5:30 on Wednesday, May 15th.  More […]