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DURHAM N.C. – Continuing to be seen as a startup hub not only in the south, but nationally, American Underground will play host to Expa Labs, an accelerator that offers a distributed accelerator model (does not require teams to relocate to participate). Founded by the co-founders of Uber, Foursquare, Envoy and others.

The details of the program are as follows:

  • $500K – 20% or $250K – 10% tiers of investment
  • Locations are NY, SF, Vancouver and anywhere in US (distributed program!)
  • Applications open until March 31st
  • 6 month program from June – November
  • Hands on program working with Expa + Partners

The session will be held at American Underground at Main, on March 22, 2017 at noon.


The Barnes Law Firm, PLLC, is a North Carolina-based boutique law firm focused on serving startup, franchise and established businesses throughout the Triangle region and the state at large. The firm was founded in 2011 by Houston Barnes, an attorney and business strategy consultant with a diverse legal and business background, including consulting for large organizations and serving as counsel for a number of startup entrepreneurial and emerging growth businesses. The Barnes Law Firm serves businesses in various sectors including technology, healthcare, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, retail and small business, and franchises. Its practice areas include corporate formation and startups, general business and corporate law, real estate, licensing and corporate partnering, corporate counseling, government relations and more. Additionally, The Barnes Law Firm works with clients as business partners, helping companies succeed in all areas of business development ranging from inception to growth and expansion. For more information about The Barnes Law Firm, visit http://www.barneslawnc.com.

By: Houston Barnes