Featured Event

April 4, 2013
Venture Knowledge Series

Details: The topic covered will be public relations. Please register your attendance by 2:00 p.m. the day prior by sending your contact information to Carolyn Smith (carolyn.smith@ventu…


Latest News

April 16, 2013
Robotics startup ARiCON opens in Ventureprise

Robotics startup ARiCON aims to change the way commercial buildings are built and it's taking its first step by setting up shop in Charlotte business incubator Ventureprise.


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 

Charles Bamford, Ph.D
Professor Queens University of Charlotte

Doug Dawson
President WanderPoint

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.

Marcus Lee
Partner Moore & Van Allen, PLLC

Harrison Marshall, Jr.
Partner McGuire Woods, LLP

Robert Morgan
President Charlotte Chamber of Commerce

Patrick T. Mumford
Director City of Charlotte

Stephen E. Sellers
Managing Director Sockwell Partners

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

Honorary Director
Anthony Foxx

Mayor City of Charlotte