Founder Friendly Labs (FFL) is the equity-free startup accelerator for experienced tech industry professionals.


100+ companies


Over 100 companies have been through FFL Startup Accelerator. Graduates include Aviate (acquired by Yahoo), Digital Staircase (acquired by Facebook), Amiato (acquired by Amazon), Pixelapse (acquired by Dropbox), Wello (acquired by Weight Watchers), Pushpins (acquired by Ebates), CartaOsmo, Rentlytics, and Qventus.

7+ Years 

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Since 2011, our founders have included veterans from Google, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft, a Co-Founder of Excite, and a Partner from Sequoia Capital. We have worked with startups in AI, Machine Learning, Marketing, Productivity, Marketplaces, Deep Learning, IoT, NLP, VR, Financial Planning, Insurance, and more.

$500M+ raised

FFL alumni have gone on to raise over $500M from leading investors like Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock Partners, Accel Partners, First Round Capital, Highland Capital Partners, Google Ventures, SV Angel, Data Collective VC, CrunchFund, Charles River Ventures, General Catalyst, and Upfront Ventures.