A founder-first accelerator program, driving innovation in the industrial internet.

Startups in the Program


A wearable personal safety alert device for people who work alone or in unsafe conditions.

Athena Industrial Services

Athena provides 3D imaging technology using electro-magnetics for the characterization of surface defects of conductive materials.

Intelligent Wellhead Systems

Saving Lives, Saving Money, Saving the Environment


VEERUM is a SaaS company that matches innovative technologies with capital project delivery to help its clients build a better world.

The Zone Startups Method

Screen companies, accepting approximately 1% of applicants.
Work with teams, help companies grow and scale, and add value in the process.
Provide access to seed capital for the highest potential companies.
Grow companies through a Series A raise.

ZSC acts as the rudder to steer our team down the wild white water ride that is a startup. Dangers lurk at any moment during the first two years and the professional and engaged ZSC team is there to help us avoid the pitfalls and move quickly toward success.

– Steve Fisher | CEO, Veerum

Get in the Zone.
If your startup is ready to accelerate, let's talk.