Huge Labs Startup Togather Selected As Finalist in SXSW AcceleratorJanuary 29, 2013 - Brooklyn. Togather, the first startup to launch from Huge's Huge Labs incubator, has been selected as a finalist in the fifth annual SXSW Accelerator. Togather beat out more than 500 companies to become one of eight finalists in the Social Technologies category. The SXSW Accelerator will take place at SXSW Interactive in March in Austin, Texas. On March 11, all 48 finalists will present their startups to a live audience and a panel of expert judges. The top 18 companies will be invited back on March 12 and the winners will be announced at the end of the day.
About TogatherTogather is a free, online fansourcing platform that brings authors and audiences together. It was co-founded by Andrew Kessler and Aaron Shapiro in April 2011, inspired by their experiences as authors on tour. Togather is the first of three companies to launch from Huge Labs, the startup incubator division of digital agency Huge, in 2012. The company is funded by Interpublic Group and is headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y. For more information, visit www.togather.com.