Is

there

a “there”

there?

Our program is designed to help you better understand the problem you are solving and test your value with real stakeholders so that you can propel your venture forward wtih conidence.

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We know how hard it is to be a start-up

90%

of all start-ups fail

10%

fail within one year
misreading the market

80%

fail during years 2 to 5
due to lack of preparation

Start-ups that complete formal programs shift the odds and go further, faster

We’re here for you

Who is it for?

Start-ups that qualify got InterPhase program
  • Are just getting going (most likely pre-seed)

  • Commerce & Logistic Startup / Supply Chain & Retail

    eg, transportation technology, e-commerce service, warehouse management software/platforms

  • Can dedicate time

    1h/week for virtual cohort meetings + at least 5h/week on furthering your venture

How does it work?

Our program is a nine-month, cohort-based
curriculum helping early-stage ventures.

During your time with us, you will:

  • Identify needs

  • Interview stakeholders
  • Test assumptions

  • Gather critical data
  • Prepare for seed funding

Additional benefits

  • Free working space at Beyond Cowork in downtown Ontario

  • Relationships with local government
  • Access to technology

Why Ontario?

We have a partnership with the City of Ontario in Southern California to unlock non-traditional paths for economic growth. The largest industry in the region is commerce and logistics.

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What makes interphase the right opportunity for you?

  • Free and non-dilutive program (we do not take any money or equity)

  • Industry focused

  • Network of experts and mentors

Ontario, California

Ontario is located 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles and is a vital commerce and logistics hub that connects America’s busiest shipping ports with the western half of the United States. The City is expected to double its population and the region is slated to become a top-ten metro area over the coming decades.

  • Ontario airport recently surpassed Atlanta to be the busiest outbound freight hub in the nation

  • There is a large presence from UPS, FedEX, Amazon, DHL and others.

  • Ontario has 110 Million Sq ft of Industrial Space used for warehousing, distribution, and transportation

  • QVC West Coast Distribution Center, Toyota Motor Corporation’s North American Parts and Logistics Distribution (NAPLD) center, Cardinal Health Distribution, Sam’s Club Distribution, Disney Distribution and Target Distribution, and Nike are just a few of the companies that operate in Ontario

The Southern California region has the critical ingredients to be the next great tech hub

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Largest concentration of research universities
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Technology PhDs
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Engineer Grads
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2nd largest higher Education Student Population
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World-class IP
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Nobel Prize winners
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Tech-based employment

Frequently Asked Questions

Working with an incubator increases your chances of having a sucessful business. You recieve coaching and mentoring while working through a robust cirriculum to help you develop and grow your business. Additionally, working with a cohort of other founders help provide support and motivation.
There is no cost and the accelerator does not require any equity stake. The city of Ontario is sponsoring the costs for the program making it free to participants. You will be provided with mentors, coaching, resources, and desk space to work.
You will join a cohort that will meet once a week to go through curriculum and discuss progress. You will also meet with your
mentor or coach once a week. In between you will work on advancing and validating you idea by meeting with potential customers and industry personnel. The program will take 9 months.
We choose an industry focus that is selected based on the location of the accelerator. Having a focus allows us to create stronger industry contacts and to collect better resources for our profile companies.
Working with an incubator increases your chances of having a sucessful business. You recieve coaching and mentoring while working through a robust cirriculum to help you develop and grow your business. Additionally, working with a cohort of other founders help provide support and motivation.
Apply now
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