Geekdom Pre-Accelerator

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The Geekdom Pre-Accelerator prepares local San Antonio startups for an accelerator or seed investments, by providing quality mentorship from local area mentors, tech leaders, and investors.

The program is designed to allow startups to continue working on their product while participating.  Each team will attend a weekly 3.5-hour session and meet 1×1 with program leaders, mentors, and investors throughout the week.  The program is free of charge and no equity is taken to participate.

Participating teams will present at the Geekdom Pre-Accelerator Demo on 5/24/18.


Open Applications: 3/13/18 – 4/3/18
Program Dates: 4/12/18 – 5/24/18
Demo Day: 5/24/18

Benefits to Participating Teams

  • Develop 1st angel or accelerator ready pitch deck
  • Mentoring from San Antonio tech leaders, investors, and mentors.
  • Develop a peer network of fellow San Antonio startup founders
  • Exposure and awareness to San Antonio community
  • Alamo Angels has committed a $25,000  equity investment to a selected team at the end of the program


Company Eligibility

Teams will be selected by the Co-Directors of the program based on the applications and a follow-up interviews. The following should be considered guidelines of what type of companies should apply.  Exceptions may be considered by the program directors.


  • Teams are past ideation stage and have a working MVP or proof of concept.
  • Teams typically have raised $0 to <$50,000 from institutional or angel investors.
  • At least 1 team member is working on the startup full time.
  • Teams are based in the local San Antonio area and can participate at Geekdom throughout the week.  This is a non-resident program. Exceptions may be considered.
  • Teams have been legally formed.

Geekdom Pre-Accelerator Team


Luke Owen
Chris Burney
Kaitlynn Vail
Ashley Uptmore


The program’s strength and success relies on the Geekdom and Alamo Angel community and their desire to #BeHelpful.  If you are a startup founder, early-stage investor, or a startup mentor and are interested in participating, please  click here to apply to be a mentor.


Details coming soon.  Participating teams will receive some awesome perks from our sponsors including free hosting credits, free software, and services.  If you are interested in sponsoring the Geekdom Pre-Accelerator, please click here.

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