Featured Event

December 23, 2015
Charlotte Startup Weekend January 8-10, 2016

The eighth Charlotte Startup Weekend brings together technology, business, and design talent for an intense weekend that is intended to create viable businesses. It is a great opportuni…


Latest News

January 7, 2016
Atom Power Innovative Circuit Breaker Featured in Charlotte Business Journal

Atom Power, LLC, a Ventureprise client-tenant located in the PORTAL building, was featured in a Charlotte Business Journal article posted on December 31. The article describes the company’s breakthrough technology for a digital circuit breaker and go-to-market plan…


Board of Directors

Our Strength is the Collaboration of Leaders Representing the Region

Ventureprise is anchored at UNC Charlotte and governed by a regionally representative, entrepreneurially aware board of directors.

The Ventureprise board of directors provides effective leadership that includes perspectives from the region’s key stakeholders:  Mayor and Economic Development from City of Charlotte, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, Queens University, UNC Charlotte, entrepreneurs, venture investors and entrepreneur-related professionals.

ventureprise board of directors 

John Bradberry 
Managing Partner, Ready Founder Services

J. D. Costa 
Attorney at Law, McGuire Woods, LLP

Doug Dawson 

Ron Elmore
Managing Director, Milestone Partners, LLC

Louis Foreman
CEO, Enventys, LLC

Elizabeth Hardin
Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs, UNC Charlotte

Rajeev Kulkarni
VP Global Engineering, 3D Systems, Inc

Mike Marvin
Managing Partner, MDM Advisors

Patrick T. Mumford
Ventureprise Board Chair / Director, City of Charlotte

George Selembo,Ph.D 
CEO, InfoSense

Keva Walton 
Senior Vice President, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce

Robert G. Wilhelm, Ph.D
Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development, UNC Charlotte