Program Overview

CO.STARTERS for Researchers targets graduate-level research and MBA students looking to commercialize their research.

For more information, contact LaunchTN’s Innovation & Commercialization Manager – lindsey@launchtn.org

Program Features

The nine-week program explores what it takes to turn research into a viable business by developing business strategies, as well as examining the market and internal operations of running a business day to day.

Support the Co.starters program by becoming a mentor or partner and help foster innovation and entrepreneurship in Tennessee.

Blog

News, Case Studies, Success Stories, Interviews, and More.

Atlanta-Based Tech and Startup Publication Hypepotamus Expands to Tennessee

Written by Muriel Vega, Associate Editor at Hypepotamus   Hypepotamus, the leading startup- and technology-focused news publication in the Southeast, started as a community resource. Born in the basement of a historic building in the heart of Midtown Atlanta, next to top university Georgia Tech, Hypepotamus was created to fill … read more

Why Nashville, Why Now

Written by Heath Butler, Managing Partner of Gestalt Growth Advisors   Being an entrepreneur is not for the faint of heart. You put your financial future on the line for a venture that – let’s be honest – is more likely to fail than succeed. Overnight, you become the new kid … read more