Build and Scale Your Startup
Innovation Depot’s Velocity Accelerator is all about helping you quickly grow and scale your tech startup. We give you $50k, lots of perks, a great workspace, and help you open doors and build connections to grow your company. If you’re a tech entrepreneur there’s no better place to start your journey. Birmingham is the #1 City in North America for Millennial Entrepreneurs. Come to the Velocity Accelerator and find out why.
Are you a high-growth, technology product company? Are you ready to work on your company full time? Velocity Accelerator will help you make 1 year of progress in just 12 weeks.
What happens when you give startups a perfect work environment, incredible mentors & investors, world class training, cash, and perks? Magic!
Top tech entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate partners from Birmingham and around the South will help your startup grow.
Cash & Perks
Teams receive $50k in cash and over $800k in perks to dive full time into their startup. Top teams have the potential to score follow-on funding.
January – April
Max 10 Startups
The highly energized Velocity Team will help you make the most of your experience. They serve over 100 companies every day, so adding 10 more… not a problem!View List
What You’ll Get
Cash & Perks
$50k for 6% Equity in your startup. That’s not a bad deal.
Our awesome connections give you over $800k in tools for your startup.
Pitch to investors. Score a term sheet. Qualify for follow-on funding.
Birmingham is experiencing a renaissance. The startup community is playing a huge role in the rebirth of our community. Companies that stay in town will be encouraged to migrate into Innovation Depot, gaining access to its world-class amenities while staying connected with Velocity teams, mentors, and future entrepreneurs.
Come be a part of Birmingham’s startup movement. You’ll be glad you did.