In 2007 a small group of tech CEO's got together and formed a private peer mentoring group for founders and CEOs of tech start-ups in the Research… · More Triangle/Raleigh Durham area. The group met monthly and provided valuable peer mentoring for it's members. Spark was a forum for bouncing off that business strategy idea, practicing your pitch, refining your deck and getting those critical head checks before big decisions. It ran for about 5 years. The cockroach logo stood for a critical facet in the spirit of entrepreneurship...unkillable.
Joystick Labs is an accelerator program focused exclusively on the next generation of video game companies. We are looking for teams of 2-5 developers passionate about games and social media, have a clear vision for the type of experience they want to create, and who are entrepreneurs at heart.