[Wilson, NC] – RIoT is excited to announce the launch of the seventeenth cohort of the RIoT Accelerator Program (RAP XVII), welcoming eight startups to the twelve week program.
Selected from a highly competitive pool of applicants, the startups in this cohort represent a diverse range of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, agriculture, wellness, data privacy, and smart cities. Each team brings a unique perspective and a passion for leveraging Data and IoT technologies to solve real-world challenges.
Workshops for these startups will be hosted at the Gig East Exchange in Wilson, NC, allowing them to leverage the exchange’s resources while bringing their innovative solutions to the region.
“This 5th Wilson-based cohort of the RIoT Accelerator is a testament to the past success and our ongoing commitment to entrepreneurship and economic development in eastern North Carolina” said Will Aycock, GM at Greenlight Community Broadband, “We are confident that these innovative startups will not only benefit from this program but also contribute significantly to advancement of entrepreneurship and the economic well-being of eastern North Carolina and beyond.”