Some spots are still available in a startup accelerator this weekend in Memphis.
The NewMe Memphis Popup runs June 28-30, and spots are still open for Friday and Saturday. Here’s more about this accelerator that focuses on female and minority startups and hopes to attract some Arkansas entrepreneurs:
NewME Accelerator, a nationally recognized Startup Accelerator for minorities and women based in San Francisco, hits the road! NewME will launch an intensive 3-night version of the critically acclaimed program in Memphis at FedEx Institute of Technology. Local entrepreneurs will get a taste of what it’s like to participate in the 12-week program in just 3 nights right in their own backyard. Participants will get critical advice, hands-on classes, and even a Demo Day that includes pitching to top investors, in addition to a $45,000 service prize pack Google, Zendesk, Rackspace, Microsoft, and more! If you have what it takes, you might find your way to Silicon Valley and join the next batch of NewME startups in Fall 2013.