“The EvoNexus MarketLink program has given us great value. EvoNexus made it easy for us to find and evaluate a number of new companies and technologies. They have an unmatched network of startups, universities and tech executives centered in Southern California, and reaching much further.”
Rick Baldridge, President, ViaSat
EvoNexus La Jolla
4250 Executive Square, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92037
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Startups who apply to the EvoNexus incubator are automatically considered for ViaSat@EvoNexus. Startups selected for ViaSat@EvoNexus can receive up to $250,000 in seed funding. ViaSat@EvoNexus will consider a variety of funding structures, including convertible notes, and the model will vary depending on each company’s needs. We will consider other strategic avenues with startups if it’s appropriate for both ViaSat@EvoNexus and the startup. While additional funding cannot be guaranteed, EvoNexus and ViaSat will work together to equip you with the tools and introductions to help you seek further venture funding. Click HERE for more information.
ViaSat is in the business to connect the world. As a global broadband services and technology company, they are connecting international communities to the internet by offering residential internet service; enabling passengers and operations crews to stream high-bandwidth media, applications, and content when traveling globally on commercial, business or government aircraft and maritime vessels; and empowering international warfighters on the front lines of battle with real-time, secure internet-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for high-requirement missions. They deliver and protect information – when and where it is needed most – with their trusted communications ground systems, infrastructure, and services.
Their more than 3,700 global team members are dedicated to do what others in the industry view as impossible. They imagined and launched the world’s highest-capacity communications satellite and continue to set the standard in developing technologies that address global broadband challenges and ensure a better way for consumers, businesses, governments, and military personnel to stay connected.
MarketLink connects tech industry giants with emerging technology companies across the globe. Selected companies will meet with top executives in an hour-long, 1 on 1 setting to discuss potential partnership opportunities. This comes at NO COST to the applicant. MarketLink is a program offered through EvoNexus. Over 800 face-to-face meetings have occurred through the over 60 MarketLink programs multinationals around the globe. 60% of the startups selected for these meetings have resulted in follow-up engagement with the multinationals. Please note that startups selected for these meetings are expected to cover their own transportation and lodging costs. For more information click here.