Articles by Erin Lenhardt

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List: Sources of Equity Financing for Food Startups

As someone who loves food, wants to change the world, and believes that start-ups and early stage financiers can help drive much-needed change in our food industry, I keep tabs on investors working in the…

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List: Food Startup Accelerators & Incubators

Incubators and Accelerators can be useful to entrepreneurs who are looking to move their start-ups forward.  In addition to mentorship and training, many accelerators will offer funding (often in exchange for a portion of equity),…

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What’s the difference between an incubator and an accelerator?

I’m working on a project at Booth on innovation spaces, which naturally took to me to the topic of incubators and accelerators.  These terms are frequently used as though they’re interchangeable; but after doing some…