|Description||Startup Accelerator in New Orleans|
Launch Pad Ignition is a startup accelerator in New Orleans. Founded in 2011, the first class of 6 companies graduated in May, 2011.
Ignition creates a framework to help founders refine their product offering, invigorate their business plans, and raise funding to fuel their growth. The mentorship-driven approach to gives companies access to the experience and networks to succeed.
Launch Pad Ignition is a program of Launch Pad, a co-working & incubator space in downtown New Orleans. With 12,000 sq ft of shared workspace and more than 60 companies, Launch Pad is at the heart of the entrepreneurial renaissance in New Orleans.
Ignition was founded by Chris Schultz, Barre Tanguis, and Peter Bodenheimer and is a part of the TechStars Network.