1804 has one aim: to make Louisville and Southern Indiana the most dense startup ecosystem in all the midwest and south by 2025 through filling the gaps in the entrepreneurial ecosystem that will have the greatest regional impact by focusing on relevant industry verticals and aligning players

The Team

Growing something special requires people committed to the same things you are – hard work, taking risks, imaginative thinking, and a single-minded focus on making the world a richer place. And that’s exactly who we are.

Justin Bailey


Minda Honey

Social media / content

Raechele Gray

2018 Vogt Innovator

The 1804 Board of Directors

All of this is made possible through the commitment, knowledge, and dedication of our board members.