As a senior business leader, you’re not just looking for ideas. You’re looking for profitable growth. There’s a world of innovation opportunities beyond your walls – from the creativity within your consumers, to the many start-ups with breakthrough technology that can be applied to your business needs. Smart leaders are engaging more broadly to find and develop untapped sources of breakthrough innovation and drive growth.
For leading companies: Venture2 helps leading companies define new growth opportunities and connect with breakthrough innovations and partners. We identify innovation opportunities that can delight customers and disrupt categories -- And we move these ideas forward quickly to deliver profitable growth. (Learn more...)
For emerging technology firms: We partner with select emerging technology innovators to accelerate market introduction and connection with leading companies in search of innovation and new sources of growth. You benefit from our proven ability to commercialize innovation and our deep relationships with leading brand companies. (Learn more...)
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May 2012: BeyondPolio.org, a program of the Jonas Salk Legacy Foundation and Spencer Trask completed its first Innovation Challenge to identify novel solutions for IPV polio vaccine delivery. Mike Docherty of Venture2 has been an active leader in forming and launching this non-profit open innovation effort.
April 2012: Mike Docherty of Venture2 provided opening presentation on "Open Innovation" at the China Global OTC Innovation Conference in Kun Ming China, co-sponsored by CNMA (China Non-prescription Medicines Association) and GlaxoSmithKline.
October 2011: Venture2 receives special award of appreciation from P&G at its annual business partner event in recognition of Venture2's work to help P&G "connect our connections".