"I worked in the industry for several years as a mechanic and hated what I saw. People were taken advantage of and lied to...I loved fixing cars but couldn’t stay in an industry with this landscape so I quit…and started daydreaming about how I could do it better."
Since our founding in 1995, Ventures has strived to innovate and improve the services that we provide our entrepreneurs.
We are proud that 73% of all Ventures entrepreneurs and 78% of Ventures staff are women.
Let's get real. We'll bring the lunch. You'll bring your experiences.
Becoming an entrepreneur doesn’t happen in isolation.
Starting a business is complicated—especially when doing it in a foreign country and in a different language.
Last month, outgoing Board President Juan Lopez shared his Ventures story. Reading his story inspired me to share my own.
Gracias a todos los emprendedores que han participado en nuestro programa en los últimos 10 años, el éxito es de ustedes.
Learn more about how our Executive Director’s personal journey led him to start the first Latino microbusiness program in the region.
“What is the site about? It says nothing on here.”
Why did we sell our food truck? This is what we learned about food business incubation since 2014.