From Brunswick rocket company bluShift Aerospace to a Milford-based tenant screening platform called TrustedRentr, 12 startups have been selected to participate in the inaugural cohort of the Dirigo Labs accelerator program.

The starting lineup, announced Tuesday, was chosen from about 40 teams vetted via over the last couple of months, Dirigo Labs Managing Director Susan Ruhlin told Mainebiz on Tuesday. Read more