Start Co. releases 3-year growth numbers

The Start Co. organization that supports the entrepreneurial and startup communities in Memphis has released some impressive 3-year growth numbers.

About 2,000 participants have used the organization’s resources like mentorship so far. A little more than $8 million in funding has been secured by startups, minority participation has grown from single to double digit percentages, and 74 jobs have been created and sustained through Start Co., among other developments.

Start Co.’s three accelerators – Upstart, Seed Hatchery and Sparkgap – are preparing to begin their new seasons in a few months.