Austin Startups – Austin’s Startup Ecosystem

The below list is, in my opinion, the core of Austin’s startup ecosystem.  Any Austin founder building a startup with the intent of seeking venture capital would be well-advised to familiarize him/herself with these people and organizations.  Please feel free to suggest additions via the comments.

Incubators – Accelerators

Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) –

Capital Factory –

Techstars Austin –

Longhorn Startup (Students) –

DreamIt Ventures Austin –

Incubation Station –

TechRanch –

Texas Venture Labs –

3-Day Startup (Students) –

Meet other Entrepreneurs – Find a Cofounder

Founder Dating –

Open Coffee for Entrepreneurs –

Austin Health Tech Meetup –

Austin Lean Startup Circle –

Publications – Blogs

SiliconHills News –  –  @SiliconHillsNew

Austin Startup –

Austin Business Journal (ABJ) –

Brett Hurt’s blog –

Jason Cohen’s blog –

Austin Startup List –

Developer Hackathons – Meetups

Cafe Bedouins –

Austin on Rails –

Venture Capitalists – Angel Investors

Austin Ventures –

LiveOak Venture Partners –

Silverton Partners –

S3 Ventures –

Central Texas Angel Network (CTAN) –

AngelList Austin –

G51 Capital –

Covera Ventures –

Texo Ventures –

Sante Ventures –

Wild Basin Investments –

Service Providers for Startups

vcfo (financial) –

Holtzman Partners (accounting) –

TriNet (HR, benefits) –

Hiscox (business insurance) –

Other Info on Austin

We Are Austin Tech –

StartupDigest Austin Calendar –

Influencers to Follow














One thought on “Austin Startups – Austin’s Startup Ecosystem

  1. Excellent summary José (and thanks for the props!)

    Also worth checking out is @Bijoy Goswami, who set up this “map” of the ecosystem here:

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