LIFT Accelerator – Spring 2017 Cohort
$20k of launch capital without requiring any equity in your company.
As an entrepreneur, we know you are passionate about what you do. It’s your passion that drives your creativity and fuels your innovative spirit. But passion alone is not enough- especially in the competitive world of outdoor and active lifestyle products. What you need is a LIFT, giving you that edge up on the competition to help you win and succeed.
Rapidly accelerate your outdoor product innovation and startup with LIFT, which will give you that edge up on the competition to help you win and succeed. LIFT is all that and more:
- 8 week accelerator exclusively focused on outdoor and active lifestyle innovators.
- $20k of launch capital awarded without requiring any equity in your company! (A very low-interest loan from Ogden City that only needs to be repaid if you reach $250K revenue. Some restrictions. Loan is not required to participate in accelerator.)
- Training in the latest “Lean Launch” practices of starting a business
- A starting place in Ogden City– the center of Utah’s outdoor industry and the gateway to Utah’s great adventures.
- Mentoring from Utah’s best outdoor industry experts
- Prototyping and manufacturing expertise and services
- Market testing in the rigorous Utah backyard where passionate enthusiasts test your products
To request language assistance, please call 801-629-8109. For accessibility services, please call 801-629-8701.
Spring 2017 Cohort – Selected Companies
LIT Outdoors Hammocks
LIT Outdoors has developed a lightweight tent that supports a hammock without the need for trees.
DRIFT is a carbon fiber device that is a hybrid between a XC ski, backcountry ski and snowshoe. It is used for fast ascents and overall efficient backcountry travel.
Spring 2017 Cohort – Press & Marketing Material
GROW UTAH AND OGDEN CITY ARE HELPING TO LIFT OUTDOOR RECREATION STARTUPS LIFT Accelerator Program to Provide Outdoor Product Innovators with Mentoring, Capital and Connections to Launch their Startup in Ogden OGDEN, UTAH, March 20, 2017 – Ogden City and...read more
OGDEN CITY & GROW UTAH LIFT OUTDOOR PRODUCT INNOVATORS LIFT Accelerator to Provide Outdoor Product Innovators with Mentoring, Capital and Connections to Launch their Startup in Ogden OGDEN, UTAH – Ogden City and Grow Utah,...read more