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Nascar Partners With Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator To Streamline Logistics

Nascar is finding new ways to include startup businesses as part of the preparation for the Next Gen car and business model, which is set to take the…

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Comcast NBCUniversal picks 10 sports and esports startups for SportsTech Accelerator

Comcast NBCUniversal today announced it has picked 10 sports tech and esports startups for the first annual Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech…

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A New Accelerator Program for Startups in the Sports Technology Industry

Jenna Kurath, Head Of Comcast Nbcuniversal’s SportsTech Accelerator provides details about the new program helping startups develop and grow…

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Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator Launches With 10 Startups

Comcast NBCUniversal announced the first class of startups chosen for its SportsTech accelerator program, buying equity in 10 companies across…

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Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator Launches With 10 Startups

Comcast NBCUniversal announced the first class of startups chosen for its SportsTech accelerator program, buying equity in 10 companies across…

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Comcast NBCUniversal Launches First SportsTech Accelerator

Comcast NBCUniversal’s inaugural SportsTech Accelerator program started yesterday with 10 startups beginning a virtual 12-week program that will…

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Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator Selects 2 Atlanta Startups for Inaugural Cohort

“Sports have withstood recessions in the past, but nothing can withstand COVID 100 percent,” Jenna Kurath, Vice President of Accelerator…

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10 start-ups selected for the Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator

Today Comcast NBCUniversal announced the 10 start-ups selected for the inaugural Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator, of which Sky Sports is a…

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Comcast NBCUniversal Announces the 10 Startups Selected for the Inaugural SportsTech Accelerator, powered by Boomtown

Comcast NBCUniversal today announced the 10 startups selected for the first annual Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator, powered by Boomtown…

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Comcast reveals 10 startups picked for first SportsTech Accelerator

The companies will work with mentors from places like NBC Sports and NASCAR.

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Two Atlanta startups chosen for Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator

Two Atlanta startups are participating in the first annual Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator. A William Pleshette Company, which produces…

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Safety Skin, a Cleveland startup, chosen for first SportsTech Accelerator program

Safety Skin co-founder and CEO, John Kulbis, is participating in the 12-week program, which culminates in a Demo Day on May 26.

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Comcast NBCUniversal, Boulder’s Boomtown name sports tech accelerator firms

Ten firms have been selected to participate in the first cohort of a new sports technology startup accelerator led by Comcast NBCUniversal Corp. and…

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Safety Skin, an Ohio startup, chosen for first SportsTech Accelerator program

Cleveland startup Safety Skin has been chosen by Comcast NBCUniversal to be part of its inaugural SportsTech Accelerator program to be held virtually…

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San Antonio company selected to inaugural class of international accelerator

San Antonio-based startup The Sonar Company is one of 10 startups selected for the first annual Comcast NBCUniversal SportsTech Accelerator.

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Impact Ventures: Meet nVenue, a Sports Tech Startup That Wants to ‘Revolutionize the World of Fan-Engagement’

nVenue hopes to marry tech and sports in a way that enhances the game-watching experience. The Dallas-based startup has set out to open a new market…

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Comcast NBCUniversal, Boomtown name sports tech accelerator firms

Ten firms have been selected to participate in the first cohort of a new sports technology startup accelerator led by Comcast NBCUniversal Corp. and…

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Comcast launches SportsTech startup accelerator with NASCAR and others

Comcast NBCUniversal believes it can access startup innovation while supporting future Olympic gold-medalists. The American mass media company…

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In Quest For Innovation, Comcast NBCUniversal Launches Sports Technology Accelerator

As recently as a decade ago, many of the Fortune 250 companies were largely uninterested in the sports sector. There has, however, been a paradigm…

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Comcast Creates Accelerator for Sports Startups

Comcast Corp. is funding a new startup accelerator in a bid to connect its media properties and sports league partners with emerging marketing, media…

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Comcast launches accelerator for sports start-ups that could give it a leg up on new technology

Comcast said Tuesday it is launching a new accelerator for start-ups that could help it leverage a multibillion dollar market opportunity in sports.…

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Comcast just launched a startup accelerator to help it grab a slice of the $32 billion sports-tech industry — and entrepreneurs looking for funding in 2020 should take note

Comcast is launching a new startup accelerator focused exclusively on sports technology companies, a gambit by the cable giant to tap into the…

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Comcast launches accelerator for sports tech startups

Comcast NBCUniversal announced on Tuesday the launch of a sports tech accelerator, now accepting applications for seed funding. Comcast Cable Central…

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Comcast Launches Accelerator for Sports Technology Startups

Comcast is launching SportsTech, a new startup accelerator seeking innovation that can enhance competitive and professional sports. Jenna Kurath, Vice…

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Comcast launches $45M sports tech accelerator program out of The Battery

Comcast NBCUniversal has launched a new accelerator program for sports tech startups called SportsTech and it will be operated out of Comcast Central…

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Comcast launches sports accelerator for tech startups at The Battery in Cobb

Comcast NBC Universal has launched a sports and technology accelerator in Cobb County that plans to support as many as 10 startups in a program this…

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Comcast NBCUniversal Launches Atlanta-Based Accelerator Targeting Sports Technology Startups

Comcast NBCUniversal has announced the launch of SportsTech, a three-month global accelerator for multi-stage sports technology startups that will be…

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Boulder-based Boomtown, Comcast team on sports-technology accelerator

Boulder-based startup accelerator Boomtown is partnering with Comcast NBCUniversal LLC to launch SportsTech, a new sports-technology accelerator…

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Comcast launches $45M sports tech accelerator program in Atlanta

The Battery outside of Atlanta is home to a variety of restaurants, residences and retail shops — and thanks to a new partnership a thinktank for…

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Sky Sports and Comcast launch sports tech accelerator

Sky Sports and Comcast NBCUniversal are launching ‘SportsTech’, a global accelerator programme to mentor, develop and fund sports tech startups on…

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Comcast NBCUniversal Launches New Sports Tech Startup Accelerator

Comcast NBCUniversal is introducing a new startup accelerator intended to bolster the sports media giant’s innovation efforts, while keeping a pulse…

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Comcast To Launch Sports Tech Accelerator This Year

Comcast NBCUniversal will select 10 sports-tech startups to join a new accelerator that will launch outside Atlanta this summer, hoping to supercharge…

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