Welcome to Startup Exchange
Built in the heart of Atlanta at Georgia Tech, Startup Exchange (SX) is the Southeast's first and largest student-run incubator, where we foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at the university level and spread it beyond Silicon Valley.
Our mission is to provide college builders with valuable experiences and connections to like-minded individuals, mentors (founders, operators, and domain experts) and investors.
Giving founders what they really need. No BS.
Our community has no barrier to entry. We welcome all do-ers.
We enable students who revel in experimenting with cutting-edge technologies with three main offerings: community programming, build sessions, and startup support.
As the sole student-run incubator at Georgia Tech and in Atlanta, Startup Exchange (SX) has unparalleled access to Atlanta's thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem, including industry experts, investors and accomplished founders, as well as curation of hackathons and challenges focused on getting entrepreneurial minds building and hacking.
Supported by iconic operators.
Our founders get the right advice when they need it most.
We bring together game-changers, creators, and builders.
Our exceptional record of alumni success include Stord, Sora Schools, Ox, Glovo, and Memora Health, with a combined valuation of $4B+. These high-value startups are disrupting their respective industries, and their success demonstrates the impact of SX on Georgia Tech entrepreneurship. SX alumni have also received numerous accolades, such as the Forbes 30 under 30 list, the Kleiner Perkins Fellowship, the Bessemer Ventures Fellowship, and other notable awards/lists.
Startup Exchange cultivates a hub for members to connect, collaborate, and build innovative companies.
We're partnered with game-changers.
None of what SX does would be possible without our regional partners.
The 3 Executive Directors of SX move the organization forward while ensuring alignment with our vision. They are selected for year-long terms and appoint directors.
The Division Directors are selected each semester and are responsible for executive decisions. Each division advances the organization's goals, and fall under one of the three executive co-director departments.
Some of our amazing advisors!
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