The Idea Village



With a 13 year track record, The Idea Village has solidified its position as a leading driver of entrepreneurship by providing direct support to over 3,000 entrepreneurs by engaging 2,400 professionals to allocate 72,295 consulting hours and $3.45 million in seed capital. Collectively, this portfolio generates over $100 million in annual revenue and has created 2,000+ jobs for the community. In 2012, The Idea Village received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council in recognition of its Entrepreneur Season model. The organization has also been acknowledged in global publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Inc., CNN, TIME and Japan’s Nikkei Times.