The Fashion Incubator team, Grid 110, receiving recognition as a Talent Cultivator at 2017 Los Angeles Tech Week
Grid 110, a fashion technology incubator funded with support from EWDD, recently celebrated a trio of accomplishments:
  • Grid 110 was selected for the Talent Cultivator category for Los Angeles Tech Week November 13-15, 2017

  • Reel, a recent Grid 110 program grad and company that allows shoppers to purchase items in installments, was selected as a Rising Startup for Los Angeles Tech Week

  • Giggle Chips, a company that designs toys and games designed to teach families about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math and whose founder is a participant in Grid 110’s Idea to Prototype Program, competed on ABC’s Toy Box Show on November 12, 2017

Grid 110 provides services to micro enterprises including office space, mentors, community programs, investor boot camps, hackathons to develop fashion-technology wearable prototypes and opportunities for community partnerships.

EWDD provided $350,000 in Community Block Development Grant (CDBG) funds to provide incubation services and to create 11 full time jobs, including six jobs for low to moderate income individuals.

This story is part of the EWDD UPDATES Newsletter from the week of 11/13/2017. Read this issue and more.