We fill a critical need for incubator, accelerator and enterprise innovation programs by providing the “HOW” to running effective programs. We do this by using tools and techniques used by the most successful startups and enterprise companies in the world and designing custom programs based on your needs.
Founded by Nick O’Connor we are a community of entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs
To transform the workplace and society by creating the right environment for the best and the brightest people to solve the most important problems.
We design and operate world class programs for early stage startups and internal innovation teams.
We are proud to have run programs for companies like Citrix, Red Hat, Arrow Electronics, Lenovo, Cisco, SanDisk, AT&T and Ericsson
An Api and SDK platform for developers to build and sell commercial drone apps that solve business problems
A web app that helps businesses have both fast time to market and complete mobile security
A configurable telemedicine solution for clinics and hospitals who want a scaleable way to provide high quality remote healthcare
A content management software app for businesses to better communicate with their customers / employees via digital screens
The worlds first consumer 3D camera for both consumers and businesses who want to capture the world as they see it
Educational toys that inspire the next generation of female engineers and innovators
Mountain View, CA
A modular electronics system for consumers and businesses to build prototypes and gadgets, using reconfigurable components including batteries, camera, sensors and more.
San Carlos, CA
" I rank the Venture Toolkit program as the best program for getting startups to product market fit."
Bob Dorf - Co-Author, The Startup Owners Manual
"The Venture Toolkit framework has had a profound impact on Citrix Innovators program startups all over the world. "
John McIntyre - General Manager , Citrix Startup Accelerator
"The Venture Toolkit 3 month progam not only helped us understand how to launch new initiatives, but it has changed much of the dialog with our current customers as well."
Ken Durand - VP of Innovation, Ericsson
"The rigour and customer focus of the Raleigh Innovators Program run by Venture Toolkit had a dramatic effect on our startups and our ability to access future startups for investment."
Tom Darden - Founder and CEO Cherokee Fund (a private equity and venture capital company)
“The Raleigh Innovator’s Program run by Venture Toolkit plays a key role in my vision to grow new lines of business both from within and by acquiring early stage startups.”
Jesse-Lipson - GM, Citrix Sharefile
A selection of startups that graduated from our programs in Silicon Valley, Raleigh NC, Santa Barbara and Bangalore, India.
We design and operate world class programs for incubators, accelerators & enterprises all over the works.
A bootcamp to identify high potential ideas & teams to enter into a custom accelerator program (for up to 30 teams).
Rigorous programs for 20% time and full time teams, to find the best ideas and teams to seed fund.
Program design, marketing and operation to achieve product-market fit, Business Viability and Growth
Action sessions for startups to achieve product market fit & growth.
Head of Program Success