Teams selected for each cohort receive $20,000 in seed money and an additional estimated $700,000 in perks. In addition, companies taking part in the program gain invaluable connections to enthusiastic mentors and investors.
Located in the heart of Boulder, the newly renovated Boomtown HQ is a dynamic workspace, hosting the accelerator program “classroom” space, conference rooms, breakout spaces, and the Boomtown Connectivity Lab, which provides a leading-edge toolkit for development.
Boomtown’s world-class mentor network boasts some of the most talented minds in health, technology, branding, and strategy. We match entrepreneurs with top industry leaders, all of whom are passionate about supporting startups.
A major focus at Boomtown is developing and adapting a program that is best suited for the startup. Our curriculum is customized to the needs of the individual startup, supporting and educating entrepreneurs where they need it the most.
Tom Base, MBA/MBI
Tom Base serves as Managing Director of Boomtown HealthTech. Tom is a seasoned healthcare finance, business development and technology executive having extensive experience advising and working with companies as diverse as genomics, biotechnology, software, diagnostics and devices. Tom has completed nearly $2B in financings and acquisitions. He is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD and RSM Erasmus University in The Netherlands.
Boomtown Health Tech Spring 2017 Session
- Applications Open: September 13, 2016
- Early Application Deadline: November 1, 2016
- Applications Close: January 5, 2017
- Program Start Date: February 27, 2017
- Demo Day: May 19, 2017
We’ve seen hundreds of entrepreneurs walk through the doors at Shark Tank to meet the Sharks (a.k.a. the investors) and pitch their product ideas. Some ideas the Sharks love, some they hate. In February of 2017, Bitsbox (Boomtown fall 2014 cohort), made it onto the show.
Comcast NBCUniversal and Boomtown announced The Farm Startup Accelerator yesterday at the Technology Association of Georgia’s (TAG) 2017 Georgia Technology Summit event! Boomtown’s Executive Director Toby Krout presented The Farm’s unique concept to a crowd of nearly 1,000 attendees at TAG’s annual technology summit. This is the first time Boomtown has held one if its accelerator programs outside of its home office in Boulder, Colo.
Boomtown is excited to announce the official launch of The Farm Startup Accelerator, our newest endeavor in partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal!
Located at the foot of the mountains, Boulder is a beautiful city that boasts a culture unique from any other- healthy, active, mindful, and, above all, supportive. Boulder is an entrepreneurial powerhouse, the credit for which goes to the incredible community here. While Boulder is rife with tech resources and talent, the energy of the startup community is what makes this city truly an experience for any young company. No where else will you find so many enthusiastic, engaged and collaborative people, all of whom give before they get.