capital-factory

  • Austin’s Capital Factory Gets Matching Investment Commitments From Silverton And Floodgate

    Austin’s Capital Factory Gets Matching Investment Commitments From Silverton And Floodgate

    Capital Factory, the startup incubator based in Austin, Texas, is announcing a new initiative in which companies can receive $25,000 each from venture firms Silverton and Floodgate, bringing their initial funding to $150,000 total. In some ways, the program sounds like it was inspired by YC VC fund (which replaced the earlier Start Fund) offering investment to all graduating Y Combinator startups. Read More

  • Inside Austin’s Capital Factory 2011 Demo Day

    Inside Austin’s Capital Factory 2011 Demo Day

    It was an absolutely perfect day in Austin this past Wednesday, a temperate and breezy 89 degrees. The kind of day that seemed ripe with possibilities. Austin’s startup community gathered en masse at the University of Texas to hear the pitches from the five companies debuting out of Capital Factory, Austin’s summer startup accelerator. The vibe there was optimistic, and full… Read More

  • Capital Factory Gives Austin Its Own Startup Incubator

    While many people in the tech world only make the trek to Austin, Texas once a year for SXSW, the city has a fairly sizable startup community. Now Austin is getting its own Y Combinator-esque program, dubbed Capital Factory. As with other similar programs, Capital Factory offers entrepreneurs a modest amount of funding in exchange for equity (the program is offering ‘up to $20,000′… Read More