At CED, we strive to find focus on the most impactful services that will help our entrepreneurial companies go further faster. In 2010, we launched our signature Venture Mentoring Service (VMS) that was licensed out of MIT and adapted to fit the Triangle market. This unique service approaches mentorship from a team perspective and has grown into one of CED’s longest running services helping 200+ entrepreneurial companies make better business decisions.
Our pool of mentors is thoroughly vetted and offers a wide variety of background experience. With a vast set of different backgrounds, mentors experiences range from corporate to startups, commercialization to marketing and everything that falls in between running a business.
The CED Venture Mentor Service is equipped with the following knowledge base:
- 20+ CEOs
- 30+ Founders
- 30+ VP
Our vast group of experts have experience across many sectors including:
- Clinical Research
- Commercialization of Technology
- Mobile Apps
- Go To Market Strategy
- B2B Software
- Consumer Goods
Our Venture Mentoring Service is a proven system that gets results. After presenting at one of our monthly meetings, a team of 3-4 mentors will help you with major business challenges like: making key hires, finding new customers, developing channel partners, seeking licensing deals, perfecting pricing models and more.
“The breadth of expertise in VMS is tremendously important for us because as a small company our needs are diverse and span multiple business disciplines” -Nathan Shackles, Founder & CEO of Racarie Software