SVA’s corporate partners have demonstrated – more than ever – their commitment to SVA’s mission, offering key resources to SVA members during these unprecedented and often challenging times.
Startup Virginia (SVA) is pleased to announce it has received a $10,000 grant from Truist Financial Corporation. These funds will support entrepreneurial education programming and allow SVA to continue supporting its member companies with workshops to address current business needs and holistic programs, including values-based leadership training, roundtables, and more.
Will award up to $725,000 to Programs Promoting Business Acceleration RICHMOND – The Board of Directors of Activation Capital, with the support of Activation Council – representing stakeholders and entrepreneurs in the RVA innovation ecosystem – awarded up to $500,000 to Startup Virginia, the high-growth incubator located in Shockoe Bottom at the 1717 Innovation Center […]
Thanks to a $100,000 grant, the nonprofit will teach Values Based Leadership to startup teams Richmond, V.A.: Startup Virginia (SVA) today announced a new leadership development program for its members, thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Luck Companies Foundation. Half of the award will go to further SVA’s mission, and the other half to […]
STARTUP VIRGINIA ANNOUNCES NOELLE JAMES AS DIRECTOR OF STARTUP GROWTH Richmond, VA (October 8, 2018) — Startup Virginia (SVA) announced today that Noelle James has joined the incubator as the Director of Startup Growth. Noelle will be responsible for achieving SVA’s primary goal of helping startup founders grow faster and smarter than they would on […]
The Venture Lab With over $270 Million of sponsored research each year, a large amount of intellectual property is developed by VCU faculty & staff, which has exciting commercial potential. The Venture Lab is a three month pre-accelerator program designed to further develop and validate the viability of these new technologies with the goal of […]
STARTUP VIRGINIA ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Richard Wintsch promoted to executive director as Bryan Bostic returns to active role on Board of Directors Richmond, VA, (May 8, 2018) — Startup Virginia (SVA) announced today that Richard Wintsch has been named executive director, effective immediately. Bryan Bostic will resume his role as an active member on […]
Whether you’re a fitness junkie or reluctant to even put on tennis shoes, PivotPass has something for you. Boasting an offering of 400+ classes a week at local gyms, PivotPass is for everyone from yogis and Crossfitters, to triathletes and people who just want to work off brunch. Co-founders April Palmer and Brig Leland got […]
K-12 education is evolving. Employers, politicians, postsecondary institutions, and K-12 districts are coming together to revitalize student’s progress through their “cradle-to-career” journeys. One of the major challenges states across the country are currently facing is how to effectively scale authentic career exploration experiences, while ensuring collaboration among all parties, i.e. students, employers, policymakers, and educators. […]
It’s no surprise that with the rise of technology, we are moving toward a world of convenience. It extends into every facet of our lives, including giving back to the community. This is not a new concept to serial entrepreneur Johnathan Mayo. Armed with a mechanical engineering degree from the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) and […]