Austin’s very own Capital Factory celebrates the day it has received the presidential seal of approval when President Barack Obama visited the downtown Austin co-working space for startups in 2013. Capital Factory sees this visit as a highlight of its career since it coincided with the incubator’s expansion a year prior to the visit. Various technology startups and accelerator groups have worked around Austin before Capital Factory introduced its services seven years ago. However, it was only Capital Factory which managed to blossom as Austin’s “entrepreneurial center of gravity.” Currently, the company has 805 members and hosted more than 900 events.
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