Directory of local Los Angeles incubators and accelerators



Amplify is a hands-on startup accelerator and multi-faceted entrepreneurial campus in Los Angeles.  Amplify also offers innovative workspace & collaborative coworking community, NextSpace. Read More



Bill Gross started Idealab in 1996 to create and operate pioneering technology companies. The structure of Idealab has allowed us to test many ideas at once and turn the best of them into companies, attracting the human and financial capital necessary to bring them to market. In addition to capital, Idealab provides a full range of resources to infuse start-ups with the support they need to rapidly introduce innovative products and services. Resources include office space and the accompanying office services, development and technology, product and graphic design, marketing, financial advice, human resources, competitive research, legal, accounting and business development support and services. In addition, Idealab provides advice on strategy, branding and corporate structure. Read More


LaunchPad LA

Launchpad LA was founded as a mentorship organization in 2009 by Mark Suster (GRP Partners, with the goal of helping talented local entrepreneurs build relationships, get funded, and grow while remaining in Southern California. The idea came from our frustration with seeing LA companies receive funding from Northern California VCs and then choose to relocate their teams. Indeed, Launchpad LA began as a true collaboration among the area’s top VCs with a shared interest in seeing a robust tech community continue to grow and thrive in Los Angeles. Read More



MuckerLab is a mentorship-driven startup accelerator focused on serving Internet software, services and media entrepreneurs in Los Angeles and broader Southern California. MuckerLab aims to accelerate the growth of the overall technology ecosystem in Los Angeles by filling a critical gap currently in the market for start-ups at the earliest stages – resources, infrastructure, capital and guidance. Our partners and mentors work side-by-side with the region’s best entrepreneurs, enabling them to build, launch, and raise financing for exceptional businesses. Portfolio companies go through a structured, 3 to 6 month-long program that provides them with funding, office space and access to a deep mentor network of top-tier investors and entrepreneurs. Read More



Start Engine is a rapid accelerator focused on helping Los Angeles-based technology startups build a solid foundation for success in 90 days.  Created by Howard Marks, co-founder of Activision, and Paul Kessler, one of the most prolific investors in Los Angeles, Start Engine will provide local startups with the essential resources and counsel they need to become successful, self-directed businesses.  Start Engine offers a team of mentors who have proven themselves as successful entrepreneurs – not professional investors – ensuring that its startups are guided by the right people for the right reasons. Early-stage companies in the web, mobile and ecommerce space are encouraged to apply for the program which completes four cycles per year, culminating in Demo Days that are attended by the region’s top angel investors, VCs and influencers. Read More


LA CleanTech Incubator

Los Angeles has launched its cleantech business incubator to accelerate development of cleantech start-ups by offering flexible office space, CEO coaching and mentoring, and access to a growing network of experts and capital. LACI is the business equivalent of baseball’s farm system: it identifies local talent, nurtures it, and helps it get to market, resulting in more jobs and a bigger green economy in Los Angeles. Read More

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Science creates, scales and acquires successful digital businesses by bringing together the best ideas, talent, resources and financing through a centralized platform. We focus on three things: developing new businesses, providing emerging startups with operational strategy and capital, and transforming later-stage Internet ventures with new talent and innovations. Read More



Io/LA is a place to work, collaborate, and socialize. An entrepreneur-friendly month-to-month membership provides 24/7 entry to an expansive full service work space and access to an unprecedented network of industry leading experts. Mentored incubator programs afford start-up visionaries everything they need to create a new company. Read More



Startup Accelerator in California. Game changing innovation and funding great products and teams. Read More

M Accelerator

M Accelerator offers an innovative program to develop and boost entrepreneurship in Los Angeles. We have a dedicated workspace in LA, the third-largest and fastest-growing tech ecosystem in the US. Through our intensive program, you’ll visualize, explore, discover, and expand your potential as a startup founder.