July 3, 2014

From Silicon Prairie

Last month, Techstars co-founder and CEO David Cohen blogged about one of his impending trips—this time, to Kansas City. Cohen, along with fellow co-founders Brad Feld and David Brown, spoke at the Demo Day for the 10 companies partaking in the inaugural class of the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator powered by Techstars. They talked about about the origins of Techstars and how the mentorship driven accelerator model is impacting communities." The Accelerator's demo day was Thursday, June 12 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. RSVP online. — Source: David Cohen's Blog

Polsinelli is a proud sponsor. Citing a shared commitment to the spirit of innovation, national law firm Polsinelli and global telecommunications company Sprint announce a partnership to support and advance the Sprint Accelerator powered by Techstars located in the Crossroads District of Kansas City, Missouri. Polsinelli will be the exclusive legal sponsor for the Sprint Accelerator and provide legal assistance to the ten innovative companies who are developing products and services that hope to revolutionize mobile health care technology. Each company coming through the Sprint Accelerator that selects Polsinelli as primary counsel will receive a $10,000 credit towards legal fees. Polsinelli attorneys will provide business acumen and legal services to these cutting edge companies in areas important to technology startups, including formation services, financing, health care regulatory matters and intellectual property development and protection.

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