EXPERIENCED COMMUNITY TAKING STARTUP COMPANIES FROM VISION TO REALITY.
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What makes the VDC a special place for entrepreneurs?
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“The VDC has been pretty much a perfect environment while we designed and executed the key studies that really made the financing compelling for investors.”Tim Harris
In 2014, the winners of HealthXL, MassChallenge, Startup Health, Harvard College Innovation Challenge, Boston University’s New Venture Competition and the UMass Innovation Challenge chose to launch their companies at the VDC. So did the leading bioengineers in the world – James Collins, Robert Langer, George Church and Farren Isaacs.
Our Entrepreneurs-in-Residence are all respected and successful serial entrepreneurs who have founded and operated dozens of well-known technology and life science companies.
How It Works
Choose Your Space
Pick the workspace and equipment you need to build your product. Choose from wet or dry labs, offices and desks. Use specialized equipment in our core facilities.
Meet Your Mentor
Our Entrepreneurs-in-Residence have vast experience in dozens of well known technology and life science companies. They will work with you to set business milestones and they will hold you accountable to make sure you meet them.
Engage with the Community
Learn from our unique community of experienced entrepreneurs. These are teams from different universities and high tech fields are achieving validation and investment on a much larger scale.
Raise the Capital You Need
Once you have reached a fundable milestone, our Entrepreneurs-in-Residence will get you in front of the right investors. They’ll help you develop a target list of investors and a fundraising campaign.
Micah Rosenbloom’s Sample6 achieved a Series A financing nine months after joining, then expanded into a place of its own in Boston.
Are You Ready?
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