2021 was a good year for startups. Business owners are even optimistic about the state of their companies coming into 2022.
It’s s been six years since the inaugural RealLIST Startups, Technical.ly annual roundup of the First State’s most promising young tech companies. It goes without saying that a lot has changed since 2017.
The local ecosystem, for one, has expanded: Programs that have launched within the last two years that are making an impact on this year’s most promising young companies include the Delaware Innovation Space’s Science, Inc. Accelerator, the Delaware Prosperity Partnership-led Startup302 pitch competition and the State of Delaware’s EDGE Grant.
Technical.ly started the RealLIST as a yearly look at the exciting early-stage tech companies in each of our markets. Its name comes from a question that has often been debated in our newsroom: Is that startup real? Is the team serious? Is the product interesting?
Click here for a list of the top companies.