Secure Erie Accelerator 2020
Transforming Erie, PA into a secure Digital Services Destination
About Secure Erie Accelerator 2020
Currently reviewing applications!
The Secure Erie Accelerator (SEA) acting in partnership with the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership seeks the best of the best companies and startups.
COVID-19 has brought to light gaps and challenges that have lingered in established industry. The Secure Erie Accelerator is looking for the teams and companies that will help the world emerge from this current situation stronger and better than ever before. While any strong business will be considered for investment, additional weight will be given to teams that are addressing the changing needs of businesses, and the workforce brought to light by the pandemic.
Whether you are working in the medical, ﬁnancial, insurance, defense, or manufacturing industries we invite you to apply to participate in the 2020 cohort. The 2020 cohort will primarily be conducted online, remotely from where applicants are based. There will be numerous opportunities to connect both virtually and in-person with key contacts located in Erie throughout the program.
During the program, you will have the opportunity to scale your business and help transform the world that we live.
Erie, Pennsylvania is a hub for Manufacturing, Medical, Insurance, Logistics, and Defense companies and these companies are looking for the next big thing to help them take their businesses to the next level.
This ecosystem means additional capital investment, pilot programs, and partnerships.
After the success of the SEA 2018 and 2019 cohorts, the Secure Erie Accelerator is back in 2020 looking for its next group of exciting young companies.
Cohort: 7 Companies at late seed stage
Deal Flow: Over $9 million in additional deal flow
New Pilots- 18 added during the accelerator program
New Customers- 5 added during the accelerator program
Cohort: 9 companies at late seed stage
Deal Flow: Over $6 million in additional deal flow
New Pilots- 8 added during the acceleration program
New Customers- 13 added during the program
Check out our website press page and social media pages for more information about what great things our portfolio has done!