By Anna Kaiser, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - 21212 Digital Accelerator may be Brazil's first "start-up accelerator" and has been pioneering entrepreneurship and technology development in Rio for the last five years. The business aims to help start-up entrepreneurs, providing them with capital, mentors, and resources for what it takes to break into the start-up scene.
21212 is based in Rio de Janeiro, with ties to New York City, as symbolized in their name, 21, the area code of Rio and 212, the area code in New York. With two American and three Brazilian founders . . .