ITEN is an IT business incubator founded in April 2008 to be the catalyst of the St. Louis tech startup ecosystem. The organization accelerates scalable tech startups with programs for rapid company development, connections to talent, essential networking, and fundraising preparation.

ITEN looks to enable experienced entrepreneurs to help other entrepreneurs build successful, growing tech ventures. These critical connections are formed through direct mentoring access, a curriculum of graduated acceleration programs, monthly networking programs & special events.

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ITEN Articles

Snapshot of St. Louis Tech Economy and Region

How to Take TechSTL Beyond Dreams of Single Platform

ITEN Mentor Wanted a Briefcase for his 5th Birthday

ITEN Launches Eureka Experience

St. Louis IT Entrepreneur Network Becomes Part of Lindenwood University

ITEN becomes a division of Lindenwood University

How a St. Louis Entrepreneur Got Revved Up to Fix Africa’s Auto Parts Problem

Startup Mentoring in St. Louis

ITEN Discusses Furthering the Tech Startup Ecosystem

The Bourbon Friday Show

The Bourbon Friday Show with Mary Louise Helbig from ITEN

A “No” from Arch Grants Isn’t a “No” to Your Business

ITEN’s CIP Program Jumpstarts Corporate Innovation

Elaine Queathem Joins ITEN as Lead EIR for Corporate Innovation Program

ITEN Appoints New Executive Director, Mary Louise Helbig


11 SLU Alumni Who Are Impacting St. Louis’ Tech Scene

Is Age a Factor in the Startup Space? Three ITEN Participants Discuss

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3 Startup Supporters Share How the T-REX Innovation Center Sets Itself Apart

Beyond the Basics: 4 Things ITEN’s Mock Angels Want Startups to Know

On Corporate-Startup Collaboration: Francis Chmelir of ITEN

Where to Pitch: 1 Million Cups

Pivot and Profit: How ITEN’s Mock Angels Helps Companies Grow

25 St. Louis Startups Raised at Least $1M in 2015

6 Takeaways From ITEN’s Annual Tech Startup Report 2016

Cultivation Capital Creates a New Fund to Focus on FinTech Startups

The Value of an Entrepreneur in Residence

GlobalHack and Olin Cup Winners, Startup Job Fair in St. Louis Announced