Accelerators

Another Health Tech Incubator Springs Forth in New York

Mr. Ellis.

New York is already home to one health-centric incubator: Blueprint Health, a member of the Global Accelerator Network which includes TechStars and more than 40 other incubators. It’s also the homebase of the Startup Health Academy, a mentoring program with an eye on the long-term. With Health 2.0 opening an office in New York, that makes three major resources for health tech companies; and with today’s launch of Gramercy-based WellTech, that makes four. Trend-plus?

WellTech, a health and wellness-focused incubator, announced its first two incubatees today, the charmingly-named FITiST and Wizpert. The two startups–and more to be announced in the coming months–will receive guidance, office space in Union Square, mentoring and marketing support for six months, with the possibility of extension.  Read More