Venture Development Process Resources





NCSU Product Innovation Lab
Engineering Entrepreneurs Program

Market Assessment:

NCSU Poole College of Management

Business Model:

TEC Program
Investor Ready Plans Course
The Entrepreneurship Clinic

Venture Formation:

Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
Hutchinson PLLC
Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP
Cherry Bekaert LLP
Williams Mullen
Smith Anderson
Nexsen Pruet
Wyrick Robbins

Technology Rights:

Office of Technolgy Commercialization & New Ventures

External Visibility:

NCSU Entrepreneurship Initiative
Current Innovation Services External Visibility PackStart
French West Vaughn

Mentor Network/Leadership Team:

Venture Innovation Partner Network (VIP)
Executive-in-Residence Program (XIR)
Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network
NCSU Alumni Entrepreneurs Network

Technology Development:

TechConnect World

Business Development:

NC Biotechnology Center
Chancellor’s Innovation Fund
Small Business Technology Development Center (SBTDC)
NCSU Lulu eGames

Facilities & Equipment:

HQ Raleigh
First Flight Venture Center
American Underground
Wireless Research Center of NC
Triangle Startup Factory
Technolgy Incubator@Centennial Campus
The Frontier

Resources & Capital:

Harris+Harris Group
Hatteras Venture Partners
Triangle Venture Alliance (TVA)
Intersouth Partners
Allied minds
8 Rivers
Bull City Venture Partners
Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Wolfpack Investor Network (WIN)
Innovate Carolina
Cofounders Capital
Osage University Partners

Springboard Innovation Hub
Blackstone EIRs


Wake County Economic Development Accolades
Research Triangle Region Accolades

Entrepreneurship History:

Centennial Campus
Accelerating the Commericalization of Technology (ACT) Program
Innovate Raleigh
Southeastern University and College Coalition for Engineering Education (SUCEED)
Entrepreneurs Village
The Garage
Industry Expansion Solutions (IES)

Administration/Management Structure:

Office of Technolgy Commercialization & New Ventures Team
Kelly B. Sexton, Ph.D. Assistant Vice Chancellor Office of Technology Commercialization and New Ventures
Wade Fulghum, MBA, Associate Director New Ventures
Amy Parker, New Ventures Program Coordinator

Current Innovation Services:

Daugherty Endowment
CED Venture Mentor Service (Program)
The Blackstone Charitable Foundation
Blackstone Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIRs)
Duke Angel Network (DAN)
Carolina Angel Network
Economic Development Administration (EDA) Seed Fund

Physical Facilities:

NSF ASSIST Engineering Research Center
NSF FREEDM Engineering Research Center
The Hunt Library
Springboard Innovation Hub

A recent I-Corps Team Video: