Complimentary Consultations with frogVentures – 2 Days Only

 

Venture Design is an approach to leveraging design in the creation of new businesses, from zero to launch. frogVentures™ is the new investment arm of frog Design firm offering branding, digital, and physical designs services to startups. frogVentures™ actively invests in and helps startups successfully bring products to market.

Join frog Venture Designers in the Venture Cafe on June 1 and June 2 for feedback on your venture / product.

Consultations will be 30-minute sessions running from 1:00-5:00 pm at the Cambridge Innovation Center on June 1, 2017, and 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM on June 2, 2017. Entrepreneurs are only allowed to schedule one consultation.

If you’re interested, sign up today to meet with one of two frog teams.  Please also submit a company overview and /or Pitch Deck to frogdesign@vencaf.org. (Pitch Decks preferred if possible.)

Book a Consultation with frogVentures
June 1st & June 2nd

Graham Tuttle

Graham Tuttle

Associate Strategy Director
Mackenzie Millar

Mackenzie Millar

Senior Strategist
Lauren Wood

Lauren Wood

Dir., Business Development
Viral Shah

Viral Shah

Senior Strategist
NOTE: Entrepreneurs are only allowed to book one consultation.

Venture Design with Award-Winning Designer Ethan Imboden

June 1, 2017 – 5:30- 6:30 PM

From frogVentures™ work with its portfolio companies, they have distilled key principles that guide and optimize design and strategy work in the fast-paced, high-uncertainty, context of entrepreneurship. frogVentures applies these principles when launching new ventures in partnership with both early stage companies and major multinationals.

Come hear Ethan Imboden, frog VP and Head of Venture Design, talk about the concept of Venture Design and the impact of principle-driven venturing.

RSVPs Encouraged. Reserve Here.

About  Ethan Imboden, Vice President, Head of Venture Design

Ethan specializes in realizing big, entrepreneurial visions that require integrated brand, design, engineering, consumer, and market strategy. He’s happiest when leveraging design as a fulcrum for change, a disruptor of markets, and a mediator between technology and your next-door neighbor.

As Vice President of Creative and Head of Venture Design for frog, Ethan commits the firm’s deep talent and diverse capabilities to the service of entrepreneurial efforts – from the scale of the Fortune 50 to the seed-stage startup. As part of his role, Ethan leads frogVentures™, where frog invests its experience and services to ensure that its portfolio companies start smarter, build faster and establish crucial design and strategy capabilities to support their growth.

A designer and founder himself, Ethan offers over 20 years of experience in guiding innovation and ventures.  His work has appeared in numerous museums and exhibitions, and has been recognized with over twenty ID, IDEA, AIGA, Spark and Good Design awards. A prolific innovator, he is listed as inventor on over fifty registered patents and applications.