Verizon Ventures seeks and invests in promising entrepreneurial companies that are tackling some of today’s biggest challenges. With a guiding philosophy that champions the drive it takes to innovate, Verizon’s team of experienced investment and venture development professionals takes a collaborative approach, providing industry insight, technical expertise and targeted resources. Over the last decade Verizon Ventures has invested in more than 40 companies covering a range of industries, technologies and market segments. We are proud to connect innovation and opportunity, and back big new ideas with funding, domain expertise and strategic connections. From collaboration to commercialization, Verizon Ventures is a valuable bridge connecting innovators with pathways that advance their businesses.
On October 14th, a team of high level executives from Verizon Ventures will be coming to San Diego, CA to meet with 17 emerging technology companies. The companies they are meeting with are developing technologies in IoT, video, network, and security. 105 companies applied through the CommNexus MarketLink program for this opportunity. Each company will have 20 minute to meet with the Verizon Ventures executive team to present their technology and discuss potential strategic relationships.
Following a full day of meetings, the selected companies will attend an exclusive reception with the Verizon Ventures team, attorneys from DLA Piper, MarketLink committee members, and CommNexus staff. During the reception, the companies will have an opportunity to network in relaxed and social setting. DLA Piper is fully supporting this CommNexus MarketLink with their sponsorship.
To find out about upcoming MarketLink opportunities, and learn how to apply click here!