Who We Are
At Startup Virginia, we champion passionate entrepreneurs who are turning today’s potential into tomorrow’s progress.
SVA is a nonprofit, high-growth business incubator dedicated to advancing businesses that build a long-term, sustainable economy for Virginia. Our community includes 78 startups, 200+ mentors, 21 corporate partners, and a regional investors network. SVA also provides free entrepreneurial guidance and education that is open to all.
Startup Virginia connects the startup community with exceptional mentors and extensive programs in a dynamic workspace to create businesses that dramatically shape the economic landscape of Virginia.
- Help startups grow faster and smarter than they would on their own.
- Anchor Richmond’s identity as a startup hub, and enhance Virginia’s position as a high-growth startup destination.
- Solidify our business operations, strengthen our sustainability, and increase our capacity to serve members.
SVA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit with an annual operating budget of $728,933 for FY2020.