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The ETC blog provides an outlet for members of our community of tech-savvy, innovative, entrepreneurs to share thoughts, explore ideas, get creative, and collaborate. What are you buzzing about?

ETC Wraps Up National Entrepreneurship Month
Nov 30, 2016

ETC Wraps Up National Entrepreneurship Month

What is National Entrepreneurship Month? At the end of October, Barack Obama officially proclaimed November 2016 to be National Entrepreneurship Month. In his proclamation, Obama stated,  “During National Entrepreneurship Month, we celebrate the entrepreneurs who serve their communities and bolster our economy, and we pledge our support for them in their pursuit of the ideas…

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How Accelerate Bmore was an Invaluable Stepping Stone for MyBestBox
Nov 28, 2016

How Accelerate Bmore was an Invaluable Stepping Stone for MyBestBox

Mybestbox, a 2016 Accelerate Baltimore graduate, grew out of Co-Founder and CEO Fatima Dicko’s Baltimore apartment into the warehouse they have now on Pulaski Street. Mybestbox (MBB) moved into their new space this past summer. I spoke recently with Ryan Middleton who is Co-Founder, Counsel, and Chief Marketing Officer for MBB. I wanted to know…

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What ETC Members Are Thankful For
Nov 23, 2016

What ETC Members Are Thankful For

As we approach Thanksgiving, we pay special attention to all that we are blessed with. From food to families, we have a lot to be grateful for. Here are some things that a few of our members and staff are thankful for! “I’m thankful for the fact that I get to celebrate Thanksgiving with my…

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Accelerate Baltimore was a Wake-Up Call for Fusiform
Nov 21, 2016

Accelerate Baltimore was a Wake-Up Call for Fusiform

We met with Fusiform co-founder and CEO, Param Shah, to talk about Fusiform’s progress since their graduation from Accelerate Baltimore. Fusiform was part of the 2015-2016 AB group. The startup began about one and a half years ago, but the idea was born when Shah met Alex Mathews at Johns Hopkins where they were both…

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Here’s the secret to making it into Accelerate Baltimore
Nov 16, 2016

Here’s the secret to making it into Accelerate Baltimore

This is a post written by Jackie Albright for Technical.ly Baltimore. Original Post Date: 11/7/16 Accelerators have been around since the mid-2000s, providing startups with seed capital and mentorship in a fast-paced, short-term, intensive program  covering everything it takes to build a business. While I’m sure you’ve heard of a few “rockstar” programs – like…

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