Startup Next Opens Los Angeles Applications

Startup Next Los Angeles, a program which is part of the Techstars startup accelerator, said Tuesday that it has opened up applications for its Fall program. According to Startup Next, it helps startups prepare for accelerators and seed investment, using mentors and other founders to help startups with pitches, and puts them through a series of weekly seminars around pitching their company, market sizing, finding product/market/fit, and other topis. The free program--which does not take equity or a stake in any of the participants--said its next program is starting in April for 6 weeks, and deadline to apply is March 21st.