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Springboard Corner: June 2024

Springboard Corner: June 2024

Welcome To The Springboard CornerWelcome to the Springboard Corner, your go-to spot for the latest achievements in the life sciences and high-tech startups sphere. Here, we shine a light on the trailblazers and innovators who've journeyed through Connect’s Springboard...

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Springboard Corner: May 2024

Springboard Corner: May 2024

Welcome To The Springboard CornerWelcome to the Springboard Corner, your go-to spot for the latest achievements in the life sciences and high-tech startups sphere. Here, we shine a light on the trailblazers and innovators who've journeyed through Connect’s Springboard...

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Class of 2024 Cool Companies

Class of 2024 Cool Companies

Since 2015, Cool Companies have raised over $900M (just in Series A)Thank you to the Class of 2024 Cool Companies Sponsors Announcing the Cool Companies of 2024!  If you're searching for the latest innovative tech and life science companies in Southern California,...

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Springboard Corner: April 2024

Springboard Corner: April 2024

Welcome To The Springboard CornerWelcome to the Springboard Corner, your go-to spot for the latest achievements in the life sciences and high-tech startups sphere. Here, we shine a light on the trailblazers and innovators who've journeyed through Connect’s Springboard...

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Springboard Corner: March 2024

Springboard Corner: March 2024

Welcome To The Springboard CornerWelcome to the Springboard Corner, your go-to spot for the latest achievements in the life sciences and high-tech startups sphere. Here, we shine a light on the trailblazers and innovators who've journeyed through Connect’s Springboard...

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Connect Ventures into Venture Philanthropy

Connect Ventures into Venture Philanthropy

By Jeff Clemetson (Originally published February 14, 2024 on sdbj.com)San Diego, California (February 14, 2024) –A self-funding and growing source of financial capital to fuel San Diego’s innovation economy – that is the vision behind TL Fund, a new venture fund...

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Springboard Corner: February 2024

Springboard Corner: February 2024

Welcome To The Springboard CornerHappy 2024! Welcome back to the Springboard Corner where we highlight recent milestones of life science and hi-tech startups which we have worked with through Connect’s Springboard program.The big announcement last month was the news...

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Announcing The TL Foundation

Announcing The TL Foundation

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - Connect Announces the Launch of the TL Foundation Fund, with an Evergreen Fund to Support the San Diego Innovation Economy This is a unique accelerator investment fund. It’s never been done, no other region has anything like it. It is designed...

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XEO Class of Spring 2024

XEO Class of Spring 2024

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - Connect is thrilled to announce the selection of its third cohort of exceptional individuals joining the XEO program. Following the resounding success of previous cohorts, the XEO program continues to bring together outstanding leaders from...

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Springboard Corner: December 2023

Springboard Corner: December 2023

Welcome To The Springboard CornerThe Springboard Corner is your go-to source for the latest updates on the remarkable journey of life science and hi-tech startups that have participated in Connect’s Springboard program. We are thrilled to share the most recent...

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Buy Local San Diego 2023

Buy Local San Diego 2023

Think Global, Shop Local.When you buy locally, you put dollars back into our incredible community.We have the choice to invest where our roots are and make a positive impact with our dollars. You may recognize a few of these companies from this year's Innovation Day...

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Springboard Corner: November 2023

Springboard Corner: November 2023

Welcome To The Springboard CornerThe Springboard Corner is your go-to source for the latest updates on the remarkable journey of life science and hi-tech startups that have participated in Connect’s Springboard program. We are thrilled to share the most recent...

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Cool Companies November Spotlight

Cool Companies November Spotlight

Featuring ShipCalm, Yolia Health, and GroundWorx®The Class of 2023 Cool Companies is paving the way for the future of innovation. We want to share and celebrate the incredible advancements being made right here in San Diego. Let’s take a deeper look at a few companies...

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Cool Companies October Spotlight

Cool Companies October Spotlight

Featuring Radicle Science, TheQwikFix, and Yatiri BioWe don't know about you, but we're still riding the high of Innovation Day 2023. There were so many incredible companies in attendance and the spirit of innovation was evident. Let's take a deeper look at a few...

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Springboard Corner: October 2023

Springboard Corner: October 2023

Welcome To The Springboard CornerThe Springboard Corner is your go-to source for the latest updates on the remarkable journey of life science and hi-tech startups that have participated in Connect’s Springboard program. We are thrilled to share the most recent...

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