Milwaukee- and Madison-based gener8tor Management LLC has announced it will begin operating The Branderyaccelerator in Cincinnati.

Joe Kirgues of gener8tor welcomes attendees to Premiere Night.

Founded in 2010, The Brandery operates a 16-week mentorship-focused accelerator program that ends with a Demo Day. Its most recent class ran from June to October 2017. gener8tor Management will run The Brandery’s 2018 program in the fourth quarter, with the help of 2017 Brandery program manager Jeff Boeh. Other Brandery employees, including co-founders J.B. Kropp and Rob McDonald, and general manager Tony Alexander, will stay on as mentors.

The merger will not impact gener8tor Management’s gener8tor accelerator or its gBETA programs, the company said. gener8tor Management also runs a gALPHA program. Read the full story here.