Entrepreneurs and Startups

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Entrepreneurs and Startups

Georgia Tech inspires and equips entrepreneurs to turn innovative ideas into viable businesses.

Entrepreneurs and Startups

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A New Way to 'Engage' Entrepreneurs

Engage, a new Atlanta-based accelerator, focuses on mentoring and market strategies for high-tech startups across the country. The program is supported by a venture fund financed by 10 global corporations.

The Company Builder

After completing his Ph.D. at Georgia Tech and leading cybersecurity firms, serial investor Paul Judge turned his focus to investing in the dreams of other innovators.

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Voted Most Innovative

Of the 10 companies named most innovative in 2016 by the Technology Association of Georgia, six were startups that incubated at the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC).

Start Me Up

Whether you are a couple of graduates with a laptop and an idea, or a company looking for startup investments, by tapping into Tech's innovation ecosystem, you can access multiple programs designed just for entrepreneurs and fledgling companies.

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Entrepreneurs: Start Here

Georgia entrepreneurs who want to start their own venture, find funding, or collaborate with a multinational corporation should start at the Enterprise Innovation Institute (EI2), which has several programs and will connect you to the right resources to get you going.

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Technology Startups: Start Here

Whether you just have an idea, or you are an established company, as long as you are creating or trying to create new technology in Georgia, you can directly access education, coaching, funding, and office space through EI2's technology incubator, the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC).

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More Startup Options

Tech Square is home to a thriving entrepreneurial community and several more startup accelerators and incubators designed to launch successful companies — no matter what the industry.

About the Advanced Technology Development Center