Commercialization Program

If you are an entrepreneur ready to commit to making
your startup a reality, we are here to help

Delivering consultative expertise to help
early-stage life science companies
accelerate their path to commercialization

The program effectively creates a synthetic advisory board to extend the capabilities of company leadership through fractional support and expertise in all strategic and functional areas.

Hands-On Support & Mentorship

Six months of customized hands-on support and mentorship from former life science entrepreneurs and industry professionals

Commercialization Experts

Guidance and project coordination from Commercialization Experts who were previously successful life science startup executives

Powerful Network

Access to a broad network of professionals from within and outside the region

Critical Milestones & Decision Points

Identification, prioritization, and support of critical milestones and decision

Domain Experts

Engagement of Domain Experts with the knowledge and experience to help solve specific challenges

Curated Resources

Access to clinical and pre-clinical resources

Entry Qualifications

A product or process that solves a significant health or clinical problem and has compelling commercial potential
A therapeutic, medical device, diagnostic, or digital health solution
A management team committed to commercialization
A formal corporate entity
Intellectual property that is owned, licensed, or optioned
Prior startup experience or participation in an accelerator program

Potential Areas of Support


Successfully achieve key milestones towards commercialization

  • Business model validation & strategic development
  • Product development
  • Planning pre-clinical & clinical validation


Preparing companies for their next step, whether product/market validation, raising capital, partnering, or business development

  • Focused IP, regulatory, or reimbursement guidance
  • Legal, accounting, & administrative guidance
  • Assembling formal advisory & governance boards


Helping create investable companies

  • Financial modeling & planning
  • Guidance on funding – non-dilutive grants & formal investment capital
  • Preparing for a capital raise
  • Partnering and M&amp

Interested in the Commercialization Program?