LONG BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Long Beach Accelerator (LBA) recently celebrated the graduation of its inaugural cohort, a class that has already produced fantastic early results. Further, LBA is proud to announce the kick-off of Cohort 2 with five new and exciting companies. LBA is a partnership between Sunstone Management, the City of Long Beach’s Economic Development Department and California State University Long Beach’s Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CSLUB IIE).