B-Start is a pre-accelerator program of the Bloomington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) designed for Indiana University and Ivy Tech student startups.

B-Start participants are at the earliest stage of their business development and are coached through a rigorous comprehensive process of cohort activities and individualized mentorship over the course of the program to build a foundation for accelerating the growth of their startups.

Staff

 

Dana Palazzo
Vice President, BEDC  dpalazzo@bloomingtonedc.com

 

 
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Anne McCombe
Project Assistant, BEDC  amccombe@bloomingtonedc.com

 

 

 

Mentors

Matthew Anderson
Adproval/Mavenly

Jane Martin
Village Ventures

Hillary Cage
Code Together

Brad Wisler
Periodic/SproutBox

Cedric Savarese
Form Assembly

Mike Trotzke
CheddarGetter/SproutBox