Originate is a “venture resources” firm which invests world class programming talent into early stage companies in exchange for a mix of cash and equity. The firm has over 100 programmers on staff who are dedicated to building great software for great companies. They are able to meet almost any technical challenge that a small company might have and can transform a company's vision into reality.
Amplify is a startup accelerator located in Venice, CA focused on incubating companies at the intersection of technology and entertainment. Amplify's program involves four months of intense collaboration and they provide their startups with anywhere from $50,000- $150,000 in seed capital, in addition to office space and weekly mentor meetings with entrepreneurs. Amplify has a team of investors, mentors and executives who are dedicated to helping their founders build their startups into strong, scalable successful companies.