Citrix Startup Accelerator: Innovators Program

NEW Venture Accelerator in the Triangle

Raleigh, NC – In partnership with HQ Raleigh, Citrix has officially launched the Venture Startup Accelerator Innovators Program.

Jason Widen, Executive Director and Co-Founder of HQ Raleigh, states:

We are very excited and hope this continues to push Raleigh forward.

Citrix Venture Startup Accelerator Innovators Program

Ten teams will be selected to receive financial support, in-depth training, and a workspace at the new Citrix Sharefile office in the Warehouse District. All interested candidates must submit their applications by Friday, August 29th. Winning participants will be announced at the Innovate Raleigh Summit on Sept. 10, and the program officially begins Sept. 17.

Citrix Sharefile Raleigh Office

Citrix Sharefile Raleigh Office

Who should apply?

We’re looking for a diverse group of both intra and entrepreneurs. Really, we want anyone with an idea how to improve business technology and help people work smarter.

Visit: to learn more about the program and how to apply.

About The Program

Bring your vision to fruition.
Join the Innovators.
Be a catalyst for the future workplace.

The Innovators Program is a three-month residency at key locations around the world, where small entrepreneurial teams and new corporate product teams receive training and coaching in leading-edge collaboration, design thinking and lean startup approaches.

The HQ Raleigh/Citrix Startup Accelerator Innovators Program is looking for great teams ready to test their business model. Selected teams will be provided with the resources, support and training to envision and bring to fruition world-changing business solutions in the areas of cloud, mobile, document management, collaboration, video, IoT (Internet of Things), and enterprise technologies. Raleigh entrepreneurs will learn alongside new corporate product teams.

The teams will meet every Thursday for twelve weeks, beginning September 17th at the new ultra-modern Citrix Sharefile office.

Citrix Sharefile Raleigh Office

The new ultra-modern Citrix Sharefile office is in the warehouse district, just west of downtown Raleigh’s Fayetteville Street. The building includes high tech meeting rooms and workstations, a bocce court, living wall, and a rooftop restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. It is a fitting place to design the revolutionary mobile workstyle technologies of the future.

Important Details

  • Applications for the Raleigh, North Carolina Innovators Program are open only until August 29, 2014.
  • Winning participants will be announced at the Innovate Raleigh Summit on September 10, 2014.
  • The program officially begins September 17, 2014.
  • Innovators Program Website – Learn more about the program and how to apply.