CREATING STRONG COMPANIES AND HEALTHY LEADERS
A Program To Help You Start Strong
Participants in our startup programs receive a network of mentors, exposure to investors, exclusive founder discounts and perks, a demo day, seed funding up to $35,000 (and maybe more), plus access to a vast alumni network of XI and other accelerators.
A PROGRAM TO HELP YOU STAY HEALTHY
A holistic approach to entrepreneurship includes a focus on and mentorship around the health of the founders. Housing options are provided, and participants will develop meaningful connections with up to nine other passionate teams working on tech startups.
A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP
MEET SOME OF OUR MENTORS
WHAT YOU GET:
About Seed Funding
Participants will have the opportunity to receive seed funding up to $35,000 backed by comprehensive knowledge to help you maximize every cent. Participants will gain access to a network of mentors experienced in entrepreneurship ready to share their knowledge with you. Plus, Participants will have the opportunity to receive exclusive founder discounts, exposure to investors and access to a vast alumni network of XI and other accelerators.
XI takes many factors into account because we are tech entrepreneurs who have been where you are. Factors determining a deal’s structure include the stage of your company, the potential impact of your idea and team composition. Our standard exchange for participation is 4-7% of equity, but we remain flexible to best provide your startup with opportunities to succeed and receive the maximum funding. This discussion of seed funding opportunities is non-binding, is not a securities offering, and is subject to the parties’ discussions.
A STUNNING ENVIRONMENT WITH MODERN FACILITIES
Our accelerator is located in the heart of Colorado Springs – a rapidly growing city and home to the University of Colorado, National Cybersecurity Center, U.S. Olympic Training Center and stunning views of Pikes Peak, one of America’s most famous mountains. When you’re ready for a break devising plans at our XI Venture Center, take a hike or run on the miles of trails and open space woven throughout the city.
The business climate is also booming, with gains in virtually every industry. Colorado Springs has a rich history in technology and innovation, and industries like cybersecurity and defense are growing exponentially. Colorado Springs is only one hour from Denver and minutes from the mountains. With over 300 days of sunshine each year and great affordability, it’s easy to understand why Colorado Springs is emerging as one of the top places to live and do business.