Techstars Buys UP Global, the Nonprofit behind Startup Weekend
— the startup incubator that has built up a network of programs across the U.S. and Europe and the power behind our very own Sprint Accelerator
— has acquired UP Global
, the nonprofit group that organizes entrepreneur events Startup Weekend, Startup Week, Startup Next and Startup Digest.
Read more about the acquisition here
, read UP Global CEO Marc Nager's thoughts on its move from a nonprofit to a for-profit
--and be sure to share your thoughts below.
What will this partnership mean for KC entrepreneurs?