Why should you become a mentor?
Give Back
This is a chance to give back to the community and help innovators change the world.
Satiate your curiosity
Innovators in our community are using cutting edge technology to create novel solutions to complex problems. Learn about what they’re doing and help them take it to the next level.
Thought Leadership
Be known as a trusted expert in your field and a valued member of the community who is known for being generous with their time.
Inspire and be Inspired
Help to spark the next great idea and learn from our community.
Take the opportunity to network with the engaged and talented Venture Café community in a deeper way!
Put out some positive energy in the world!
If you are a local business expert, consultant, or service provider, you’re the perfect fit to join our team of Venture Cafe mentors. We are looking for professionals with a desire to give back to the community and share their knowledge with emerging founders and business leaders.
Apply to become a mentor
Become a mentor and support entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs navigate their ventures!
Become a mentor
“I love my Office Hours which provide me with a weekly opportunity to engage in a give and take with entrepreneurs, as we learn from each other. I highly recommend this forum for your startup journey!”
Carolyn Hochstadter
Managing Attorney, E. Carolyn Hochstadter Dicker LLC, Office Hours Mentor
“Venture Café’s Office Hours program has enabled me to connect with inventors and entrepreneurs conveniently from my office. Although I look forward to enjoying Venture Café in person again, the team has done a great job organizing virtual office hours. We are happy to be associated with them."
Scott Keeley and Regina DeAngelo
Keeley DeAngelo Intellectual Property, Office Hour Mentors
“Venture Café provides a tremendous experience for presenters and attendees alike. The vibe is creative, energetic, and authentic, and makes learning and networking fun. The mix of entrepreneurs, students, and professionals makes for rich interactions and thought-provoking conversations. I love Venture Café!”
Brandyn Campbell
Brandyn Campbell Communications, Office Hours Mentor
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