Charleston S.C. – The Harbor Entrepreneur Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to growing entrepreneurship and scalable companies in Charleston, has selected eight startup businesses to participate in Cohort 7 of its startup accelerator program. The Harbor Accelerator launches businesses through a 14-week program with mentorship, weekly curriculum, free workspace, and other tremendous resources and support to help grow their business, test the market, and become viable. Cohort 7 began on Monday, January 23rd and will culminate with a high-impact pitch event at DIG SOUTH on April 25th.
The Harbor has accepted the following startups into Cohort 7: Jyve, a live music booking tool that connects musicians to local music venues by streamlining the entire music booking experience; CornerOffice.Network, a confidential and secure compatibility tool helping companies and executives find the right hire; iScape, a garden and landscape design app that is used to easily create and share virtual renderings of outdoor spaces on the go; CostProjections, a platform that provides calculations of future medical costs of injured people for lawyers to use in litigation; Turnkey, a mobile application that helps high-end rental properties engage with residents to make money; PT on Demand, a proprietary platform that delivers personalized therapy regimens to customers directly on their smart device or computer; Citibot, technology that connects citizens with their local governments by integrating with popular apps such as Facebook and Twitter, as well as basic text messaging; and Modal Biotech, a developer, manufacturer, and marketer of biotechnology products that solve real world environmental problems with green technology.
The startups will present their final pitches on April 25th at the fifth annual DIG SOUTH, a multi-day conference highlighting the Southeastern tech industry. More information about the participating companies, along with contact information, website and social media pages can be found at http://www.harborec.com/cohort7.
About The Harbor: The Harbor Entrepreneur Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to growing entrepreneurship and scalable companies in the Charleston Region. Through an accelerator program for innovative startups, Forum Groups for further-stage founders, high-impact events, and multiple sites offering workspace throughout the region, The Harbor consistently creates ways to collide the most motivated, smart and capable entrepreneurs. For more information, visit www.harborec.com.