Community Impact

36 Degrees North (36°N) is Tulsa’s basecamp for entrepreneurs, startups and innovators. It’s the best place to find the high-quality workspace, helpful resources and diverse community needed to build growing companies that drive economic impact in the Tulsa region.

Our members make a BIG difference.
We'll Let the numbers do the talking.

$572,570,465

5 year economic impact

Direct-effect impact based on gross sales and funding data for 2017-2021 members and graduates.

2021 Results

$111.3M

Gross annual sales

19
%

387

Companies served

10
%

2,181

Jobs Created & Retained

38%

160

Total Products Launched

51%

Higher Salary than Tulsa Average*
*May 2020 U.S. BLS | Tulsa Earnings Data

$159

Impact Per $1 Invested in 36ºN

Total Member Funding

$25.6M

29
%

Coworking

1,591

Members

Celebrating Hispanic Entrepreneurs

In partnership with UMA Tulsa and Tulsa Tech, 36°N helped launch and graduate the first cohort of the Hispanic Entrepreneurs’ Academy, a 10-week business boot camp entirely in Spanish.

Black Gold

In partnership with the Greenwood Cultural Center, 36°N launched Black Gold, a speaker series hosted by local Black entrepreneurs detailing their stories and the stories of those who built Historic Black Wall Street.

Global Accelerator network

36°N joined the Global Accelerator Network (GAN) and became a founding partner of GAN Hubs, which gives founders access to over $1M in startup perks and discounts.

Team growth

The 36°N Team doubled in size to support the growing number of members across all 3 locations.

Incubator

31

Early-Stage Companies

13

Resource/Capital Providers

Launch Day

In September, 36°N opened the largest state-certified incubation program in Oklahoma which reached 70% capacity by the end of 2021.

Innovation Scholarship

36°N partnered with Devon Energy to launch the Innovation Scholarship for energy-tech startups driving the future of Tulsa’s innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Tulsa Remote

Tulsa Remote welcomed 380 new participants from 211 different cities, with each remoter receiving a membership at 36°N. This program brings diverse, bright and driven individuals to our city to build community, collaborate and network.

PHILANTHROK

PhilanthrOK hosted Spring and Fall Rally Point Cohorts. The 8-week program propels nonprofits and social entrepreneurs in the startup and restart stages of organizational development.

POPCORN SERIES

Tulsa Tech + Prodigy & Co. hosted 40+ Popcorn Series workshops, a collection of “pop-up” 101 workshops designed to educate, engage and entertain.

36°N | INCUBATOR

36°N announced plans for a third location, a state-certified incubation space for high-growth, tech-enabled companies.

OKC THUNDER

During the playoffs, Members had the exclusive chance to participate in the Thunder Virtual Fan Experience, cheering for the OKC Thunder on the big screen from the comfort of their homes.

Programs & Events in 2020

279

Workshops & Events

409

Connections Made

699

Members

29

MEMBER COMPANIES SECURED FUNDING

Member Wins

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