Portfolio

The Long Beach Accelerator is proud to welcome U.S.-based companies to our growing portfolio. Our diverse founders are defining the future of tech through innovation and entrepreneurship.

Cohort Spotlight


 

The companies in the Long Beach Accelerator’s first cohorts have a track record of monumental success. Our companies go on to be leaders in their industry attracting acquisition offers and drawing in large seed rounds. 

Since launching in February 2021, LBA companies have accrued these outstanding stats.

TWENTY
Cohort Companies Graduated
$12M+
Investment through LBA and other investors since February 2021
$2.3M+
Cohort revenue since February 2021
Four
Acquisition offers to purchase cohort companies

Accelerator Portfolio Companies


123 Baby Box


123 Baby Box is a monthly subscription service for babies aged 1 to 3. Being a new parent is hard enough that’s why 123 Baby Box delivers exactly what your baby needs at the right time. 

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At Their Side


Long Beach-based At Their Side, enables family members with loved ones in nursing homes to acquire current and historical health status data on demand. No matter where they are, you’ll always be At Their Side! #HealthTech #B2BSaas

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Bump by Ownors


At Bump, we help creators recover $420 million in lost annual revenue by tracking and collecting their revenue and providing creators with micro-advances.

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Closed Loop Plastics


Our company aims to shift the recycling paradigm by giving local communities the means of processing their own plastic waste and producing goods that go right back into their local economies. 

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Delphire


Delphire’s powerline monitoring system solves this problem by enabling automated, frequent, and cheap inspection of lines. Plus, our system identifies fires that do break out and transmits alerts within seconds – minimizing damages, power disruptions, and CO2 impact.

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Localight


Localight offers a mobile rewards wallet (app) and economic development platform to unite independent businesses and increase their revenue. As a Public Benefit Corp our mission is to accelerate inclusive growth across local marketplaces.

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Evolectric


Evolectric’s mission is to advance global electrification by enabling and providing services and products that unlock current and new electrification technologies to emerging markets.

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Gritty in Pink


Gritty In Pink is creating an integrated marketplace network, connecting women in music with industry pros (of any gender) that want to hire them- combining the power of community, exposure, events, and partnerships. #Marketplace #MediaTech

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Guardian Lane


Guardian Lane is a platform that sources the best counselors and therapists from across the world to create short video content working with children to help them express emotion after trauma so they can heal and cope in positive and healthy ways. #HealthTech #Wellness #EdTech

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Hello FIV


Hello FIV is a Single Pointe Wealth/RetireTech platform for the $886B Annuity and Life Insurance Industry. FIV powers engines that streamline workflows between Insurers, Distributors and Customers. Our users can Sell, Market and Distribute with confidence. 

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Here Here Market


Here Here Market is a marketplace for true food enthusiasts and a business launchpad for culinary creators. #B2B2C #ConsumerProduct #FoodMarketplace

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Sesame


Sesame is an AI-powered, app-enabled SaaS platform built for flipping kiosks & fridges into white-labelled 24/hr storefronts. #RetailTech #FoodTech #AI #Hardware #Software #SmartVending

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Martixa


Martixa is a smart AI medical assistant that helps doctors completing clinical documentation accurately, efficiently, and in real-time instead of manual note-taking.

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Ocra


Ocra is the first omni-channel sales management platform for the parking industry. Through advanced integration capabilities, Ocra integrates all sales channels into one online dashboard, reducing operating expenses and increasing revenue for parking operators and asset managers.

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Plauzzable


Plauzzable is an online entertainment platform connecting comedians and comedy fans. #MediaTech #EntertainmentTech #Platform

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Rideshine


Long Beach-based Rideshine is the only subscription service that washes your car while you sleep. #PropTech #MobileServicesProvider

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Sensegrass


Sensegrass is a soil intelligence platform for fertilizer management that uses a combination of AI-based recommendations and soil sensors to deliver real-time soil health analyses and targeted nutrient management. We help farmers and companies reduce chemical fertilizer use, increase crop yields, and grow more sustainably.

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SolarView


SolarView allows solar companies and clients to view solar equipment in advance of installation using virtual reality technology. 

Find the SolarView app for iPhone and Android, and in the Web Studio.

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Storybolt


Trusted by many of the world’s Fortune 1000 organizations – StoryBolt, enables research driven, empathy forward conversations of ‘Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging’ around award-winning documentaries that share real experiences – inspiring compassion into action.

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Zero Infinity One


ZIO creates immersive, social experiences of XR entertainment, with a focus on “holographic” Augmented Reality, otherwise known as Mixed Reality. #XR #MediaTech #TechnologicalEntertainment

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Our Founders

“The people you meet at LBA are experienced, intelligent, and genuinely invested in helping you grow and succeed. You will get access and support in helpful and deliberate way while exposing you to assistance you may not have even known you needed!” – Nick Florek and Disha Gulati, Founders of Here Here Market, LBA Cohort 3

Our Program

“From an execution perspective, every company advanced eons through the program which is, again, a testament to the program.”

– LBA Cohort 1 Alumni

 

“Great material and speakers. Wealth of experience and proven contributions from the mentors”

– LBA Cohort 3 Alumni

Our Mentors

“This was the BEST and most valuable part of the program. The LBA did an incredible job understanding our needs and finding appropriate resources.”

– LBA Cohort 3 Alumni

 

“The highlight of the program for us was the mentorship. We appreciate that the LBA matched us carefully with an expert who understands our business very well.”

– LBA Cohort 1 Alumni

Our Pitch Preparation

“One of the most effective parts of the LBA Program was the pitch practice intensives. It helped us learn a lot about how to improve our business model and sales.”

– LBA Cohort 1 Alumni

 

“Pitch practices forced us to be prepared! Truly appreciated the individualized feedback.”

– LBA Cohort 3 Alumni

LBA Demo Days

“Demo Days were amazing. We were able to perfect our pitch plus get insight, feedback, and interest from investors. It was great to pitch both in-person and online.”

– LBA Cohort 3 Alumni

 

“Demo Days were well organized and ran smoothly. In-person demo day was most effective and I was able to have conversations with multiple interested investors.”

– LBA Cohort 2 Alumni

Our Ecosystem

“The LBA has created a phenomenal community . . . there are some really great companies involved. I can speak to the tremendous value we’ve already received through relationships with the City of Long Beach, Cal State, etc. “
– LBA Cohort 1 Alumni

 

“The Long Beach Accelerator is pioneering the non-profit, for-public-benefit model of entrepreneurship, innovation and startup investment. This is the future of the California economy.”

– LBA Partner

Succeeding with the LBA

“Make sure to meet and connect with as many people as possible. So much of startup success relies on serendipity and you’ve got to put yourself in a position to benefit from it.”

– Trevor Thoma and Aidan Pinter, Founders of Rideshine, LBA Cohort 3

Thinking of applying?

“Do it! The LBA is a top-tier program, and the small community and close attention you get are parallel to none. Sunstone is also an amazing investment partner for your business.”

– Shira Yevin, Founder of Gritty In Pink, LBA Cohort 3

Startups are
made in
Long Beach.

 

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