- Advantage Accelerator
- Advantage Partnerships
- Advantage Impact
- Faculty and Students
- Funding Opportunities
This is research based, milestone driven and highly opportunistic.
Test the feasibility of startups and validate business models.
Focused on growth, project management and efficiency.
The Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator brings cutting edge ideas to market by connecting innovators and entrepreneurs to the resources they need for success. We assist technology-based early stage companies from the mid-Willamette Valley and extended Oregon State University community.
Our staff, mentors, and student interns will work with you during all phases of the commercialization process. We will assist you in exploring markets, products and customers for your products. Additionally, we will help refine your concepts to build a viable business model. Finally, we will assist the launch of your venture with a robust long term growth strategy. Contact us today and get started!
Risk – Part 2 You never know when you will meet someone and how he or she can help you or your business. For example, I met a great mentor riding in an elevator and another on jury duty. All successful entrepreneurs know that attendance at networking events is an essential activity. Remember that networking [...]Read full story.
This is the first of a two part section on entrepreneurial risk. Risk is not the same as calculated risk: I often tease my Economics friends that their theories only hold “ceteris paribus”—“all else held equal.” What relevance is this for entrepreneurs? Entrepreneurial activity does not operate in a vacuum. Everything is always in motion. [...]Read full story.
The staff opened the doors to my gym in Los Angeles particularly early one day. At 5:00 am, there was only one other person with me in the facility. As I stepped on the treadmill, I noticed out of the corner of my eye that the other early bird in the gym was a large [...]Read full story.
Discussion and presentation about Wearable Technology!
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Guest Post: The story of how Bobbi Perreault, a struggling mom of four, became a developer and built one of the most successful… Read full story.
Startup incubator DreamIt Ventures Austin is kicking off a new microfund this week that will benefit the companies involved with its second accelerator program. The microfund,… Read full story.