Charlotte Accelerator RevTech Labs Graduates Five Startups

Back in February, I was up in DC for Southeast Venture Conference talking about ExitEvent with Jonathon Perelli from the Fort, and the thing I remember is when he said, “Don’t turn it into an accelerator. It’s hard and they don’t make any money.” We had a good laugh. But he’s right. Bringing an accelerator to life is a difficult proposition, even with investors, space, and the backing of a strong entrepreneurial community. Doing the same without said investors and in a city with a fledgling-at-best entrepreneurial community? Damn near impossible. But like I always say, you have to...

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