How we help you move the needle
Every entrepreneur’s journey is different, but at the end of the day you need traction to scale your business. We are committed to sitting down with you to help you discover your immediate next steps.
Developing your pitch deck
Building your dream team
Digging into your marketplace
Creating marketing strategies
Practicing your pitch
Refining legal information
Making connections in the community
Elevate Ventures has a rich history of investing millions in high-growth entrepreneurs. Their contributions include investments in local businesses, portfolio services, a dedicated Entrepreneur-in-Residence, events for entrepreneurs and investors, marketing support, business coaching, access to professional resources and more.
An emerging entrepreneur looking for resources?
A high-growth startup looking for critical funding?
An Indiana-based business looking for investors across the state?
Keeping it local
We’re committed to serving the entrepreneurs who are making an impact in our area. It’s right in our name! Our 11-county network includes Adams, Allen, Dekalb, Huntington, Kosciusko, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, and Whitley counties.
If you’re in the area and looking for the next steps for your business, we’re here for you!
Regional Director of Entrepreneurship
Our Board of Directors
Old National Bank
Dekalb County Economic Development Partnership
Main Street Ventures
Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership
Olive B Cole Foundation
Fort Wayne Metals
Dr. Michael Mirro, MD
• Board Chair •
Parkview Mirro Center for Research & Education