Mentors 2022-04-15T14:39:28+00:00

About Mentoring

There are two things we believe about success: If you’ve had any success you were probably
helped by someone who went before you. And, giving of yourself is the single the greatest act of
learning you can do for yourself. If you believe what we believe, become a mentor.

Our community of successful entrepreneurs and industry experts are
passionate about helping startups on their journey to growth.


Build Your Community

Connect with a community of innovative businesses, thinkers, mentors, and investors.


Unlock Opportunities

Become a catalyst for growth in people, technology, and business.


Power the Future

Invest your skills and knowledge in the growth our innovation economy.

Lead Mentor

  • Meet 1x week for 12 weeks.
  • Guide startups as they test assumptions, build out product, and gather customer feedback.
  • Facilitate connections with industry experts and potential customers.

Subject Matter Expert

  • Meet with cohort companies on an as-needed basis.
  • Provide industry depth & expertise.
  • Educate founders on issues such as HR, legal, and accounting.

Thank You to our sponsors

Towne Bank
Newport News
Norfolk Development
Virginia Beach
Christopher Newport University
Norfolk State University
757 Angels Group
Rise Resilience
Tech Center
Ferguson Ventures