SUMMER IS A GREAT TIME TO
STARTUP.

No cost co-working, legal and business advice to de-risk your business and increase your chances of success.

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Want to work for a startup?

Our startups need marketers, developers, and designers.

No-cost services available to all. Our services and programs are available at no cost to local entrepreneurs, Penn State students, faculty, and staff.

10-week Accelerator

Our Accelerator helps startups accelerate their business and advance to the point where they win their first customer or are ready to seek their first investment.

We take no equity and charge no rent.

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Expert Network

Our extensive network of advisors provides guidance on strategy and next steps.

From customer discovery, to rapid prototyping, to usability and user experience, our goal is to help startups to more quickly overcome the challenges that they face.

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Coworking Space

Our no-cost, flexible coworking space is open to the public Mon – Fri from 8:30 – 4:30.

Find a quiet place to work, network with others, or schedule a conference room for a private meeting.

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Special Events

We host events and speakers to help entrepreneurs in Happy Valley learn quickly from those who’ve been there before.

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Startups Graduated

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15

New Jobs Created

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90+

Interns Placed

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50+

Events Hosted

Events

“The Investment” competition. PennTAP supports student startups.

April 13, 2017

Six student startup teams competed last weekend for $30,000 in seed funding provided through the PennTAP Inc. U program. Mod Zero, Musical Minds, Phospholutions, Rain Reality, Reflexion, and Securo pitched in ...

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Blog

Experience asymmetry – creating amazing experiences.

April 2, 2017

Solving problems isn’t enough any more. For decades, we’ve preached the need for startups to focus primarily on figuring out how to provide value to their customers by fixing a problem ...

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Spotlight

Phospholutions kicks off spring (and new product)

March 28, 2017

New product for garden enthusiasts. Phospholutions launched their 1st consumer product Soil Saver at a spring launch event here at the LaunchBox (no, that’s not why we call it that). Celebrating the ...

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JOIN our expert team of advisors.

If you’re interested in giving back by sharing your industry expertise and/or real-world business experiences, we’d love to hear from you.

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HELP support our teams.

Sponsor an event, provide access to technology, or work with us to build programs that educate startups on best practices.

BECOME AN SPONSOR

Check out our co-working space (great place for a startup to get work done).