They know how to involve the right people, from asking friends and families to support to crowdfunding and more. Launch Tennessee leverages another group of players by connecting entrepreneurs with angel investors who can see, understand, appreciate and fund their vision.

Angel Tax Credit

Learn about and apply for the tax benefits that accompany being a Launch Tennessee angel investor who supports potential high-growth, early-stage companies in Tennessee.

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Capital Programs

Launch Tennessee also connects startups with smart investors looking for qualified investment opportunities at earlier stages. We educate these investors on Tennessee’s supportive business climate.

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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