Raleigh-based Internet of Things organization RIoT is expanding its 12-week startup accelerator to Wilson come February 2020.

Seeing promise in the leadership, broadband achievements, economic growth and rural market opportunity the city of Wilson brings, the RIoT Accelerator Program (RAP) is ready to help cultivate the next generation of technology startups east of the Triangle.

The free program will be hosted at Gig East Exchange (pictured above), an incubator and resource hub for startups in the Wilson area. Applications are due Monday, December 16 at 5 p.m. EST. The program will begin in February and conclude in May.

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