The PSL Accelerator program was started to help support early stage startups in the Philly area.  The first batch of 11 startups began the program in January 2014.  Each startup is paired up with an experienced mentor from the local tech community.


Adam Kearney, Saunter
Kert Heinecke, Campus Soapbox


Rick Nucci, Philly Startup Leaders president and formerly of Dell Boomi
Jake Stein, RJMetrics
Bob Moore, RJMetrics
Chris Cera, Arcweb
Mel Baiada, BaseCamp Ventures
Mark Loschiavo, Drexel’s Baiada Institute
Ted Mann, SnipSnap
Brendan McCorkle, CloudMine
Gabe Weinberg, DuckDuckGo
Scott Wasserman, Artisan
Tim Raybould, Ticketleap
Wil Reynolds, SEER Interactive
Anita Garimella Andrews, RJMetrics

2014 Startups and Founders

Campus ESP, Dave Becker and John Romanski
Collected It, James Bright and Christian Heinzmann
Funtober, Robert Melton and Wayne Melton
MEcipe, Shana Pote and Steve Pote
Simplpost, Michael Riley
SmartBoxt, Mark Wales
SociFer, Bryan Schwartz and Christopher Cuifo
Strictly Scholarship, Nigel Coelho
Talent Finder, Jason Zola, Jonathan Zola and Iancu Bresneni
The Rent Scene, Marvis Burns and David Phillips
Towni, John Shields and Chris Sciolla