TKC BREAKING NEWS!!! COWTOWN TECH COMPETITION: MICROSOFT ANNOUNCES KANSAS CITY STARTUP COLLABO!!!
A rather KICK-ASS FRIEND OF THE TKC BLOG brings news of a rather significant biz development for the Kansas City tech community . . .
MICROSOFT IS STEPPING UP THEIR GAME TO HELP KANSAS CITY INTERNETS STARTUPS!!!
It's a nice entry into the local tech market considering that going to a coffee shop around town is like stepping into the Apple store . . .
Here's a portion of the note . . .
Think Big Accelerator Partners in partnership with Microsoft Ventures
Think Big Accelerator in partnership with Microsoft Ventures will be one of only a few partnerships of its kind in the United States. Microsoft Ventures will act as a strategic partner for promising startups in the Think Big Accelerator program focused on business growth, customer development, industrial strength technology and beautiful usable products.
According to Cliff Reeves, who leads the Microsoft Ventures Community team, “Entrepreneurism is a local phenomenon everywhere, and Think Big Partners represents the best of KC as well as startup reach nationally and globally. We’re very pleased to be working with them to find and support great startups.”
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