Partners

Strong partnerships are vital to Tennessee’s business landscape.

Startups need real-world advice, experienced mentors and access to markets. By partnering with Launch Tennessee, companies engage with new innovators in every industry sector from healthcare to retail. In addition to providing insights and helping a new company avoid pitfalls, partners have unparalleled access to the business community of tomorrow.

AT&T
Baker Donelson
Blackstone
Butler Snow
Cherry Beakaert
Comcast
Cultivation Capital
Dell
Delta
Dynamo
Elliot Davis Decosimo
Eventbrite
Funding Sage
GrowthX
IBM
JP Morgan
LBMC
Make It Pop
Nashville Chamber of Commerce
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Patterson Intellectual Property Law
Pinnacle Financial Partners
PitchBook
U.S. Small Business Administration
SendGrid
SixThirty
Square 1 Bank
UBS
The University of Tennessee
XMI

Become a Launch Tennessee Partner

There are many ways to connect with Launch Tennessee’s network of Entrepreneurial Centers and the startups they nurture. Opportunities to support our mission include:

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Notes from the 2017 TENN Roadshow

Growth-stage startups in TENN Master Accelerator gain critical business development and investor connections

Launch Tennessee’s TENN Master Accelerator cohort of eight companies recently wrapped the Tennessee leg of its annual Roadshow. The startup founders met with investors, mentors and business leaders around the state, providing a warmup for upcoming trips to New York and San Francisco in March that will provide critical exposure … read more

Specialist program preps tomorrow’s business leaders

Launch Tennessee’s paid internship program gives college students real-world startup experience

Want to hear from other Specialists about their experience? Discover how Launch Tennessee’s Specialist Program gave college students a valuable window into entrepreneurship. Launch Tennessee is accepting applications until Feb. 20 for the next Specialists cohort, a 13-week paid summer internship that pairs university students with Entrepreneur Centers and startups, … read more