Stockholm Innovation & Growth, founded in 2001, is a support ‘system’ for technology start-ups. The ambition is to generate more technology start-ups through a well-designed extensive support system. STING provides support for entrepreneurs at a very early stage continuing throughout the growth process. The aim of STING is to commercialize ideas from the IT-university, research institutes and spin-offs from company employees. STING offers support for entrepreneurs in four sequential programs named Start-up, Business Lab, Business Accelerator and Go Global. STING also offers pre-seed capital via Sting Capital, a new venture capital company for technology start-ups.