Intersecting Media and Mobility: DART Technologies

  Connected Cars: Say hello to DART Technologies! What is DART? DART Technologies is a digital (art) product studio working at the intersection of media and mobility. DART builds location-based solutions for modern transit and urban development — placing tech-enabled mobile, augmented reality (AR), and virtual reality (VR) solutions in the hands of passengers. DART […]

Connecting Dairy Data – Meet My Dairy Dashboard!

    This week we sat down with Renee Smith, Director of Marketing to learn more about My Dairy Dashboard! My Dairy Dashboard connects data to simplify dairy decisions through a visual dashboard of aggregated herd, feed, milk, and weather data. What does that mean? My Dairy Dashboard is a cloud-based dashboard solution that provides […]

Digitizing a Large Part of the Supply Chain, Meet TradeLanes.

     We sat down with TradeLanes CEO/Founder, Vijay Harrell to talk about his company. TradeLanes digitizes and automates the supply chain for shippers, merchants, and traders. So what does that mean, and how does this work? Ninety percent of everything around us travels by ocean container. TradeLanes is a “document room” which ensures that […]

A new way to connect with us!

Here at the Sprint Accelerator, we focus on programing that is specifically designed to help our vibrant Kansas City community collaborate, innovate, and engage. Integrating corporations with startups through project-based collaboration leads to expanded innovation for corporations; an expedited path to scale for startups; and increased innovation and startup activity in the region. As the […]

Successful Start!

We are two weeks in and already amazed by all of the projects this cohort has tackled right out of the gate. We sat down with a few of the teams to get their take on their progress so far. “It’s great to be here in person!” says Renee Smith, Director of Marketing at MyDairyDashboard. […]

Husch Blackwell Supports Sprint Accelerator

The Sprint Accelerator is pleased to announce that Husch Blackwell is joining our select group of partners, including the program’s namesake sponsor, Sprint and corporate sponsors Dairy Farmers of America, Pinsight Media and Virgin Mobile USA. Together, these corporations will provide mentorship, connections and resources to accelerate the growth of the accelerator’s startups. Husch Blackwell will contribute […]

Announcing the 2017 Sprint Accelerator Class!

Today we welcome the seven companies participating in our 2017 program to Kansas City!  We’re excited they are part of our newly restructured corporate accelerator program that will focus on creating working partnerships between our corporate sponsors and the selected companies.   This marks the accelerator’s fourth year, and we’re delighted to be welcoming teams […]

For the Love of Entrepreneurship!

There are many people and organizations in KC working to help entrepreneurs. We’re lucky to join forces with many of them to bring you great content and programs to help your company grow. So why do they do it? Well, we asked and here is what they said: