Alpha Lab Gear is a unique startup accelerator that emphasizes hands-on mentorship and individual attention. At one time, roughly eight to ten companies will participate in Alpha Lab Gear's 40-week program and work with a team of four to six mentors. Alpha Lab Gear is a part of the Alphalab and Innovation Works' network, ensuring participants a diverse network of committed advisors. Throughout the program, group review sessions are held to keep companies on track. Each company also receives a private office in their facility, where networking events are frequently held. Alpha Lab Gear offers an intensive startup regiment and an expansive network to guide companies along.
“If you have a great idea – from an arts initiative to startup business – you can access the community and financial support to make it happen in Pittsburgh.”