20 Black Start-Ups You Should Check Out Right Now

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  • NewMe Accelerator
  • PitchTo
  • Fanmeetr
  • AgLocal
  • PictureMenu
  • Playd
  • FetchMob
  • AisleFinder
  • Ubi Video
  • Rippld
  • Dwllr
  • GoKit
  • Pencil You In
  • Helpr
  • SoClick
  • FotoPigeon
  • Derbywire
  • Plisten
  • Given
  • Citizen Made

NewMe Accelerator

Four classes of minority-led start-ups later, the NewMe Accelerator program is still churning out businesses that can make our lives easier — and better. Here we picked a few of the start-ups that you should be keeping an eye on. Erin E. Evans

Angela Benton, founder of Black Web 2.0 and several other new media ventures, started the NewMe Accelerator program in summer 2011. It is a 12-week, intensive and immersive program where participants receive mentorship from some of Silicon Valley’s elite players for their new start-ups.

(Photo: Courtesy Newme)

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