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Sprint Accelerator welcomes newest class to Kansas City



Connected cars and connected cows arrive in Kansas City on Monday as the newest Sprint Accelerator class starts its intensive three-month program.

This marks Sprint’s fourth year working with startup businesses to help them speed their development. The first three classes involved Techstars, which now has its own accelerator in Kansas City. Their joint effort had attracted 10 companies with a mobility focus to Kansas City each year.

Sprint Accelerator’s 2017 class has seven members and two themes — digital transformation and ag-tech. Kansas City-based Dairy Farmers of America has teamed with Sprint to work with the startups.

This year’s class includes:

Read more: Kansas City Star

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