Business accelerator to offer program in education technology

John Reid Blackwell | Richmond Times-Dispatch

Lighthouse Labs, a business accelerator in Richmond that provides mentoring to local startup companies, is planning to expand its next program, offering a special emphasis on startups that are focused on education technology and innovation.
The nonprofit is accepting applications until June 15 for its fall cohort that starts in August.

The next cohort will continue to include startups from a variety of industries, not just education.

But Lighthouse Labs decided to offer special resources for startups in education because the Richmond region, and Virginia, offers strong resources and market opportunities for startups in that field.

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