Alpha Loft, an initiative of the NH Tech Alliance, is concluding a big and busy year filled with change. Signature events such as the Startup Shindig saw record attendance, the Accelerate NH program had its largest cohort of startup companies ever. Startup founders participating in the programs have raised significant investment capital, grown their businesses, and innovated here in the state of New Hampshire. The year began when Alpha Loft became an initiative of the New Hampshire Tech Alliance and began reviewing its services and evaluating how best to serve startup founders.
One of the services Alpha Loft has offered over the years is coworking. This is a necessary component of a startup ecosystem, and for many years was not available outside of Alpha Loft. With the proliferation of coworking spaces operating throughout the state, Alpha Loft is refocusing efforts on the primary goal of aiding NH Startups and their founders through innovative programs, events, and direct engagement.
As a result, and through some serendipity, Alpha Loft will no longer offer coworking services and is turning its downtown Portsmouth space over to
“I love that our space will become the headquarters for a startup from our accelerator program. Everything has come full circle.
This has been a year of transition for Alpha Loft. Formally known as NH High Tech Council, the NH Tech Alliance is the parent organization that has taken Alpha Loft and Live Free and