The Farm invites selected startups to participate in a 12-week, bespoke startup accelerator. Our program is powered by Boomtown Accelerators, a Boulder, Colorado-based organization that has invested in more than:
of which are in operation
are generating revenue
RESOURCES: Teams selected for each cohort receive $35K in seed capital in exchange for 7% of equity. In addition, teams get an estimated $1.7 million in perks. Companies taking part in the program gain valuable connections to enthusiastic startup mentors, investors, and alumni.
MENTORS: The Farm’s world-class mentor network includes some of the most talented minds in technology, business, branding, and strategy. We match entrepreneurs with top industry leaders, all of whom are passionate about supporting startups.
CUSTOMIZED: Unlike many accelerators, The Farm customizes every program to build a curriculum around our founders’ unique needs. We adapt our content to the needs of each individual startup, supporting and educating entrepreneurs where they need it most.
We invest in the founder
The Farm invests in early-stage startups because this is where we believe we can have the most value. Our goal is to give founders the tools they need to grow and flourish. The goal of our startup accelerator is not simply to provide the shortest distance between an idea and funding, but to support entrepreneurs in building successful, sustainable, investable companies.
Here’s how we’ll work with you in The Accelerator
Build a Strong Foundation
Through our accelerator program you’ll examine and strengthen the essentials of building your business — from financial fundamentals and fundraising to branding and sales.
- Understand your target customers and markets
- Build your financial modeling, forecasting, and funding strategies
- Connect your vision and mission to your brand, marketing, and fundraising
- Learn new approaches for work on the right things at the right time
Hone and Execute Your Core Strategy
Boomtown gives you the time, space, and input you need to build, test, learn, and get traction on your product or service so you leave with greater clarity about what you do and why.
- Identify and articulate your company’s key innovations
- Experiment on core assumptions to validate your direction
- Build successful storytelling that engages customers and startup investors
Assemble Your Team
Boomtown’s experts, advisors, mentors, coaches, fellow alumni, and startup community will be with you every step of the way to challenge, guide, and encourage you.
- Get matched with the right mentors from The Farm and the Boomtown Accelerator networks
- Tap into our team with legal, financial, branding, and VC questions
- Hook into our alumni network for company-building advice from fellow founders
The next cohort begins March 9th, 2020. Early deadline to APPLY is in: