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About City Startup Labs

City Startup Labs (CSL) has developed entrepreneurial talent and capacity among African American millennials (Black Adults 18-34 yrs.) since 2014, as a hybrid accelerator/incubator, through its Center of Excellence for Entrepreneurial Competency, Innovation, and Leadership (CoE). CSL has currently focused its mission on reimaging returning citizens (formerly incarcerated) as a new class of entrepreneurs and innovators.

Additionally, CSL offers classes, workshops, and consultations for teams, co-founders and individuals looking to start a new venture or reposition their existing business for more traction.


Counseling and Training

City Startup Labs teaches, coaches and advises individuals and teams on how to bring an idea to market. Get the ball rolling by scheduling a meeting!

Is your business growing? City Startup Labs will run a workshop for your team, class or organization around growth-hacking your business. Schedule your workshop!


One-On-One Business Advising

Perhaps the most critical piece to starting and running a successful enterprise is MINDSET. Contact City Startup Labs for coaching!

Counseling and Training

A great technology will go only so far without proper customer discovery. Get coaching on the process with City Startup Labs!



City Startup Labs

PORTAL Building
9319 Robert D. Snyder Rd. – Suite 204D
Charlotte, NC 28223

(704) 807-3000
Fax: (704) 687-8056



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