CONNECT (Accelerator) Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 10


  • Investments
  • 232

  • Portfolio
  • 171

  • Exits
  • 50


CONNECT (Accelerator) General Information

Company Description

CONNECT is an innovation company accelerator that creates and scales companies in the technology and life sciences sectors. The firm was founded in 1985 and is based in San Diego, California.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Office
  • 4110 Campus Point Court
  • San Diego, CA 92121
  • United States
+1 (858) 000-0000

CONNECT (Accelerator) Investments & Acquisitions (232)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Cordial 01-May-2024 Accelerator/Incubator Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
EndoCyclic Therapeutics 01-May-2024 000000000000 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue
Looq AI 08-Apr-2024 000000000000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
Natilus 08-Apr-2024 000000000000 Aerospace and Defense Generating Revenue
Resolute Science 08-Apr-2024 000000000000 Biotechnology Pre-Clinical Trials
Eyepop.AI 01-Apr-2024 000000000000 Business/Productivity Software Product In Beta Test
Limber (Therapeutic Devices) 01-Apr-2024 000000000000 Therapeutic Devices Product Development
CB Therapeutics 01-Feb-2024 000000000000 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue
Hydrostasis 01-Feb-2024 Accelerator/Incubator Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue
YUR 01-Feb-2024 Accelerator/Incubator Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
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CONNECT (Accelerator) Exits (50)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Bitmo 17-Jun-2024 Out of Business
Suavei 07-Apr-2024 000 00 00000000
Blueboard 12-Mar-2024 000 00 00000000
Challenger (Entertainment Software) 18-Dec-2023 000 00 00000000
Sekr 01-Dec-2023 000000000000000000
Wrapify 10-Apr-2023 000000000000000000
CalciMedica 21-Mar-2023 0000000 000000
Nephosity 01-Jan-2023 000000000 00000000
Guru (Business/Productivity Software) 01-Dec-2022 Merger/Acquisition
Assure Controls 08-Aug-2022 Out of Business
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CONNECT (Accelerator) Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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CONNECT (Accelerator) Management, Team & Partners (21)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Mike Krenn Chief Executive Officer 0 San Diego, CA
Cait Kelly Community Engagement Director San Diego, CA
Petra Stegmann Ph.D Senior Director, Springboard San Diego, CA
Carin Canale-Theakston Member of Executive Committee 0 San Diego, CA
Laura Jackson Manager, Programs & Operations San Diego, CA
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CONNECT (Accelerator) Co-Investors (1)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
SD Sports Innovators 0 Series chart Industry bar
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CONNECT (Accelerator) FAQs

  • What is CONNECT (Accelerator)?

    CONNECT is an innovation company accelerator that creates and scales companies in the technology and life sciences sectors.

  • When was CONNECT (Accelerator) founded?

    CONNECT (Accelerator) was founded in 1985.

  • Who is the CEO of CONNECT (Accelerator)?

    Mike Krenn is the CEO of CONNECT (Accelerator).

  • Where is CONNECT (Accelerator) headquartered?

    CONNECT (Accelerator) is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

  • How many investments has CONNECT (Accelerator) made?

    CONNECT (Accelerator) has made 232 investments.

  • What has CONNECT (Accelerator) invested in?

    CONNECT (Accelerator) has made numerous investments in companies like Cordial, EndoCyclic Therapeutics, and Looq AI within the Business/Productivity Software, Drug Discovery, and Electronic Equipment and Instruments industries.

  • What has CONNECT (Accelerator) invested in recently?

    CONNECT (Accelerator)'s latest investment was on 01-May-2024 in Cordial, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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