Jan
15
2015

AeroInnovate Offers Premier Startup Accelerator For Aerospace and Aviation Coming Spring 2015

The AeroInnovate Startup Accelerator, for aviation/aerospace startups, provides access to capital, expertise, mentorship and its network to capable, early-stage entrepreneurs with innovative business models. Facts About AeroInnovate: Proven track record with aerospace entrepreneurs and investors, with invitation-only events held each year during EAA’s AirVenture since 2009 AeroInnovate’s Pitch & Mingle program has allowed 33 companies to pitch their [...]



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The AeroInnovate Startup Accelerator, for aviation/aerospace startups, provides access to capital, expertise, mentorship and its network to capable, early-stage entrepreneurs with innovative business models.

Facts About AeroInnovate:

  • Proven track record with aerospace entrepreneurs and investors, with invitation-only events held each year during EAA’s AirVenture since 2009
  • AeroInnovate’s Pitch & Mingle program has allowed 33 companies to pitch their innovations to investors
    • Many have received funding as a result
  • 4-6 companies per year are paired with a mentor to perfect their pitch

As Part Of Our Program, You Will Receive:

  • Premier exhibit space in EAA Innovations Pavilion during Oshkosh AirVenture
  • Opportunity for up to $30,000 in seed financing
  • Opportunities to pitch to multiple investors
  • Regular networking opportunities
  • Intensive 12 week mentoring period
  • Assistance from marketing, IT, legal, and accounting professionals
  • Access to UW Oshkosh campus resources including office space
  • Low cost housing available during program in residence weeks

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Oct
7
2014

AeroInnovate Accepts National Award

AeroInnovate is proud to announce our acceptance of the first place award for Leadership & Collaboration at the national University Economic Development Association (UEDA) summit in Santa Fe, N.M. on Sept. 30. The UEDA is “the cornerstone membership organization representing higher education, private sector and community economic development stakeholders,” helping “expand economic opportunity in our communities [...]



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AeroInnovate is proud to announce our acceptance of the first place award for Leadership & Collaboration at the national University Economic Development Association (UEDA) summit in Santa Fe, N.M. on Sept. 30.

The UEDA is “the cornerstone membership organization representing higher education, private sector and community economic development stakeholders,” helping “expand economic opportunity in our communities by leveraging research, community resources, campus planning, talent development and technology commercialization.”

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The AeroInnovate Team accepts award at 2014 national UEDA conference

Aug
5
2014

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 Recap

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 is unfortunately over. The AeroInnovate team had a great week down on the grounds meeting and talking with people from all over Wisconsin, the country and world! Once again AeroInnovate had a very successful Pitch & Mingle, with all six companies making fantastic presentations. It was all made possible because of [...]



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EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 is unfortunately over. The AeroInnovate team had a great week down on the grounds meeting and talking with people from all over Wisconsin, the country and world! Once again AeroInnovate had a very successful Pitch & Mingle, with all six companies making fantastic presentations. It was all made possible because of our great partners that we work with. Thank you Venture Best, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, UW Oshkosh, DMI Studios, Go To Market Consulting, Skyline Exhibit Resource and Space Angels Network for your partnerships. Now let the count down for AirVenture Oshkosh 2015 begin as we prepare to Innovate Oshkosh 2015!

Jul
25
2014

Thank You Venture Best

Thank you to Venture Best for their continued support of AeroInnovate. Over the years Venture Best has provided support to AeroInnovate and the numerous companies who have pitched at the Pitch and Mingle. Venture Best has helped AeroInnovate during EAA by putting on workshops and supporting our events, like our annual Pitch & Mingle. Thank you [...]



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Thank you to Venture Best for their continued support of AeroInnovate. Over the years Venture Best has provided support to AeroInnovate and the numerous companies who have pitched at the Pitch and Mingle. Venture Best has helped AeroInnovate during EAA by putting on workshops and supporting our events, like our annual Pitch & Mingle.

Thank you Venture Best for your continued support.

Below is brief description of Venture Best.

Venture Best™, the emerging technology focus group at Venture Best & Friedrich LLP, is a leading Upper Midwest legal resource for entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies, and the venture capital and angel investors who fund them. Collectively, the Venture Best professionals have over 50 years of experience working with entrepreneurs and high growth companies of all stages in Silicon Valley, Research Triangle, Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago and Wisconsin.

The Venture Best group is distinguished from other practices because many of the professionals are entrepreneurs and/or angel investors. Collectively, the Venture Best professionals have started a half dozen companies and invested in dozens more. As a result, they understand the unique legal needs of entrepreneurs. They thrive in the fast-paced entrepreneuri...Read More