ITEN

ITEN was founded in April 2008 to be the catalyst of the St. Louis region’s IT startup ecosystem. The organization accelerates scalable tech startups with programs for rapid company development, connections to talent, essential networking, and fundraising preparation. ITEN looks to enable experienced entrepreneurs to help other entrepreneurs build successful, growing tech ventures. These critical connections are formed through direct mentoring access, a curriculum of graduated acceleration programs, monthly networking programs & special events.

Key Programs
Business Model Validation Program
Mock Angels
Entrepreneur in Residence Program

Read about ITEN’s impact.

Office
911 Washington Ave
St. Louis, MO 63101

Follow ITEN
Twitter: @itenstl
Facebook: @itenstlouis
LinkedIn Group
Website: itenstl.org

ITEN Stories on EQ

There is strength in numbers. Typically this refers to headcount or strategic partnerships, but the saying also aptly describes how age diversity among entrepreneurs and those on a startup team can lend critical strength....

Since ITEN launched the Mock Angel program in 2009, ITEN startup companies and the startup ecosystem in St. Louis have both evolved and matured. Melissa Grizzle, ITEN’s Director of Entrepreneur Development, notes that companies enter Mock Angels...

It began over a cup of coffee at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri; how can our community further help our entrepreneurs? What began with a question led to the first...

If you have traction but need to raise money to advance your technology-based company, then ITEN’s Mock Angels should be your first stop. A capstone of ITEN’s programming since 2009, the Mock Angel program...

At a launch party at T-REX tonight, ITEN released its 2015 Startup Tech Report offering encouraging information for the region and the tech startup world. As a veteran organization of the St. Louis entrepreneurial ecosystem, ITEN...

Entrepreneurs jumping into STL's startup space bring with them skill, passion and determination to see their companies and ideas succeed. But while passion may keep them going, often the guidance and advice of someone...

More Stories on ITEN

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