University City: Philadelphia Start Up Accelerator Fosters Innovation
DreamIt Ventures is an international startup incubator headquartered in Philadelphia. SInce its founding in 2007, the firm has launched more than 150 companies. Using a 12 week “business bootcamp,” the firm takes entrepreneur’s and their ideas and gives them the tools to succeed.
Entrepreneurs in the program are given seed grant money to fund their startups in return for equity in the company. The startups are given coaching and mentoring along with workspace and resources.
DreamIt Ventures has several locations around the country. The Philadelphia based firm is currently working on Drexel University’s campus.
– Text, video and images by Jared Whalen.