The Company Lab is one of 84 prize winners in the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Growth Accelerator Fund Competition.
CO.LAB is one of two Tennessee organizations to get the prize. Chattanooga’s nonprofit joins FoundersForge, a Johnston City-based accelerator.
“The value of this prize shouldn’t be understated,” CO.LAB CEO Lindsey Cox said. “It will allow us to focus on supporting women founders by connecting them with mentors and resources through our GIGTANK 365 program. CO.LAB is committed to helping close gaps in access to innovation and resources, and these funds will help us do that.”
A fresh take on the traditional accelerator model — GIGTANK 365 will relaunch this fall as a year-round, stage-gate mentoring program. It will be a fresh take on the traditional accelerator model.
The prize is the result of a…