May 18, 2020

3 Things You Should Know About Build in SE


Recently PS27 Media Advisor, Christine Caven, sat down with Ryan Pellegrino of Build in SE to learn more about how they are helping connect startups in the South East Region.

  1. What is Build in SE?

Build in SE is an organization focusing on increasing the number of startup success stories throughout the Southeast, recognizing that the talent and capabilities of founders and companies in the region is still largely going under the radar.

2. Where is their HQ?

They are headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee and have mentors through out the Southeast region. If you are a founder or fellow ecosystem builder, you will likely receive an invitation to join one of their digital events.

3. What does Build in SE do?

Build in SE hosts a variety of programming like happy hours/mixers, workshops and other events. They have also published a variety of pieces on their  Medium page  such as the Southeast Capital Landscape, a post on State-Funded Support for Startups, and industry market scans such as these on Fintech and MusicTech.  In addition to programming, they also aim to help facilitate meaningful relationships between founders and the people or organizations that can help them launch and scale their companies.

Ryan Pellegrino

Build in SE

At the end of the day, we want to help startups succeed however we can – whether that’s connecting them with the right resources, aiding with access to capital, helping them find mentors. We have a growing team of folks in communities across the Southeast that work to foster relationships with founders and anyone that can support them, so that we can be in the right place at the right time to meet the needs of startups.
— Ryan Pellegrino

Founders and investors who would like to learn more about Build in SE, join their network or get involved can contact them on their website here.

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