StartupOS Unveils First Generative AI-Powered Chatbot for Scaling Early-Stage Startups

Bolt Startup AI Simplifies Founder’s Growth Journey While Making it Easier for Enterprise, Private Equity, and Venture Capital Firms to Analyze Emerging Startups


LA QUINTA, CA – March 28, 2024 – StartupOS , a leader in StartupTech, today unveiled Bolt Startup AI, the industry’s first generative AI-powered chatbot that helps founders use natural language to build, enhance, and scale their startup. The new tool also enables enterprise, private equity (PE), and venture capital (VC) firms to identify and analyze emerging startups.

Bolt Startup AI is built on a proprietary large language learning model informed and curated by startup veterans with over a hundred years of combined experience in every facet of startup creation and execution. Data from thousands of startups inform and enhance its expertise, allowing founders to focus on innovation while Bolt Startup AI provides personalized, actionable guidance at every turn based on what actually works.

“Bolt Startup AI is a founder’s secret weapon, delivering proven research, analysis and mentor-level guidance 24/7/365. The technology is test-proven and has been powerful in our company’s own growth trajectory,” said Paul Pluschkell, founder and CEO at StartupOS. “But we also speak the language of PE, VC and enterprise teams focused on finding successful startups. Bolt AI has built-in features for those organizations looking for investments, technology and partnerships.”

Entrepreneurs can ask Bolt Startup AI for help with market analysis, product fit, and actionable steps toward sustainable growth and receive customized feedback and direction. The new chatbot also determines and delivers suggestions on the best path and partners for funding. PE, VC and corporate VC arms can ask Bolt Startup AI to identify top startup talent and technology on the StartupOS platform with specific criteria around business focus, metrics and more.

The launch of Bolt Startup AI builds on StartupOS’ proven use of generative AI to help founders:

  • Supercharge growth and discover fundraising potential
  • Gain insights that can significantly boost chances of success
  • Unlock startup valuation with instant AI analysis
  • Get matched with trusted investors, mentors, enterprises and other founders
  • Create a compelling founder story and pitch deck
  • Develop a data-driven growth plan

“Prior to StartupOS, I’d been using a number of AI and ChatGPT-based solutions to develop ideas. As a tech person, the key attraction to StartupOS was its AI’s simplicity and guidance,” said Dr. Carlos Garcia, founder & CEO of Health Quest Gaming.

Bolt Startup AI is generally available today. The launch follows the introduction of StartupOS Launchpad, the first fully managed, digital, on-demand platform that fuels startup collaboration for accelerators, enterprises, communities, and educational institutions.

Today, more than 6,800 startups trust StartupOS to provide essential tools, expert guidance, and a community of mentors, investors, and partners that fuel growth. To learn more about the company and its AI-powered capabilities, visit

About StartupOS
StartupOS stands at the forefront of the StartupTech sector, providing an innovative platform that elevates startups and supports the broader innovation ecosystem. Its mission is to empower not only startup founders but also accelerators, enterprises, educational institutions, and community organizations. Offering essential tools, expert guidance, and a supportive community of mentors, investors, and partners, StartupOS is committed to enhancing the startup journey. For more information, visit

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