New Britain, CT, 07.09. Sampoll, Inc a local Connecticut tech startup, joins one of the country’s top accelerator programs, The Brandery (Cincinnati), which is owned and operated by the Gener8tor Fund. The program includes a $100K equity investment, a year of free office space and over $200K in additional benefits. Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, Sampoll makes history as a member of The Brandery's first fully remote cohort. This week, The Brandery released a statement in the press and made the announcement official!
“The four companies we selected for this all-virtual program have shown incredible resiliency and commitment as they navigate these challenging times. With six weeks remaining in the program, we are confident they will sustain that growth and solidify funding for their future goals.” - Brandery Managing Director Jeff Boeh said in a statement.
Sampoll joins the ranks of the country’s top startups as part of the 11th Cohort since the program’s inception in 2010, beating out hundreds of applicants from around the world that applied this year. The Brandery is a Seed Stage startup accelerator that leverages access to some of the biggest brands in the world including Procter & Gamble and Kroger. The program is designed with the goal of investing and mentoring high-growth startups within the verticals of Marketing Tech, Retail Tech, and Digitally Native Vertical Brands. The Brandery is a SILVER-tier accelerator in the U.S. as ranked by the Seed Accelerator Rankings Project.
“Our team couldn’t be more excited to join The Brandery’s Batch 11 Cohort! Cincinnati is the perfect ecosystem for young MarTech startups and The Brandery grants us the opportunity of a lifetime. We are so grateful for the concierge white glove experience, mentorship and branding/marketing assistance during this crucial early stage in our company as we work to launch our product into the market this summer. I can say with confidence that we made the right decision applying to, and joining this program. It will be critical in helping us navigate an unprecedented challenge (Covid-19) and will better position us for long term success.” - Justin Lutz, CEO of Sampoll, Inc.
Sampoll, Inc is currently developing a SaaS platform that enables CPG brands and experiential agencies to create, manage and optimize promotional marketing and product sampling campaigns. Sampoll’s reporting dashboard provides accountability and simplicity with real-time actionable insights on consumer engagement, product feedback, and demographic information. Sampoll is a Delaware C-Corp out of Greater Hartford Area, CT.
Sampoll is currently raising a Seed Round and will be pitching to a live investor panel at The Brandery’s Demo Day on August 13th, 2020.
Are you an investor interested in attending the event? Please contact Drewp@sampoll.co