Where Black and Brown entrepreneurs innovate, collaborate, and elevate.

Plug In is the leading startup and tech ecosystem supporting Black and Brown Entrepreneurs from overlooked communities. Since its inception in 2014, Plug In has served as a meeting place for a growing community of entrepreneurs, investors, and tech professionals to innovate, collaborate, and elevate.

Plug Into A VIP network

Grow your network with solid connections to founders, serial entrepreneurs, and key decision-makers from top companies nationwide, including leading execs in the VC, tech, product, advertising, and digital media industries.

Collaborate across the community

Our peer-to-peer platform empowers members to connect, share experiences, and exchange ideas with like-minded individuals from across the nation. Recruit members as business partners, mentors, executives, co-founders, investors, and contributors.

Accelerate your learning and growth

Join exclusive masterclasses, workshops, networking, and office hour sessions to gain insider knowledge and insights directly from business leaders across the nation.

Sign Up to become a Member of Plug In’s Black and Brown Startup and Tech Community

Plug In to endless possibilities when you Plug into our membership. Access a vibrant community, founder and startup resources, introductions, mentoring, workshops, and more.

Tier 1:
Plugged In

For younger tech pros, founders, students, and community supporters.


Tier 2:
Plug & Play

For entrepreneurs starting a business or entering the professional game.


Tier 3:
Power Play

For tech pros and founders who are ready to achieve goals and grow.