Spring 2019 AMFam Prize Winner Civic Dinners Partners with Coca-Cola, Facebook

Civic Dinners, winner of the $10,000 Community Choice grant sponsored by the AmFamInstitute, recently achieved some amazing accomplishments since winning the prize earlier this year. The company recently partnered with Diet Coke to host a dinner for over 250 Diet Coke employees to discuss societal labels as part of their ‘Unlabeled’ brand launch. They’ve also [...]

Startup Runway 2017 Finalist Acivilate Receives Grant to Deploy App in Gwinnett County

Startup Runway is a 501(c) nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the top 10% of women- and minority-led startups across the Southeast and connecting them with sophisticated investors who understand early-stage companies. We’ve been following up with some of our past finalists and have received an exciting update from Acivilate! Acivilate is an anti- recidivism platform […]

Startup Runway Finalist Mixtrox lands $1m in funding!

Today former Startup Runway Finalist Mixtroz announced they received one million dollar in funding from Bronze Valley a new Birmingham, AL based non-profit aimed at supporting diversity in technology. According to Mixtroz they are 1 of only 40 black female founders that have raised a million. Congratulations to Ahslee Simmons and Kerry Schrader! Read more […]

Startup Runway Finalist “Homecooked” Releases First App

Homecooked was one of the audience’s favorites at our Fall 2018 Showcase this past week. Homecooked is a social dining platform that organizes meals with small groups of people that have shared interests, hosted at the homes of local chefs.  Founders Hojun and Kevin aim to bring human beings closer together, by using technology to […]

Submit your application for our Spring 2019 Showcase today!

Startup Runway is focused on supporting companies with the most diverse founding teams, but everyone is welcome to apply. We make our assessment based on three distinct aspects: team diversity, solid traction, and market validation. We believe these aspects are the framework of success for every startup, and we look for them in every application […]

Former Startup Runway Finalists honorCode & LawnTap Have a Year of Firsts

Startup Runway is a 501(c) nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the top 10% of women- and minority-led startups across the Southeast and connecting them with sophisticated investors who understand early-stage companies. We’re keeping track of our finalists, and will publish updates on them regularly. Today we’re catching up with two of our past finalists who […]

Startup Runway: Where Are They Now? PART 4: Mixtroz

Startup Runway is a 501(c) nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the top 10% of women- and minority-led startups across the Southeast and connecting them with sophisticated investors who understand early-stage companies. We’re keeping track of our finalists, and will publish updates on them regularly. Today we’re catching up with Mixtroz, a Startup Runway Finalist from […]

Startup Runway: Where Are They Now? PART 3: Impactive & Usit

Startup Runway is a 501(c) nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the top 10% of women- and minority-led startups across the Southeast and connecting them with sophisticated investors who understand early stage companies. We’re keeping track of our finalists, and will publish updates on them regularly. Today we’re catching up with two startups from our third […]