Chandler Innovations has developed a robust network of entrepreneurs, investors, C-suite executives and subject matter experts interested in sharing their time and expertise to support our clients in launching and scaling their businesses.
The mentors are crucial to our Applicant/Advancement Panels, Pitch Power Panels, and Track 3 Expert Panels. In addition, you will find 2-3 of our mentors at each our monthly Open House Cafe’s to offer free mentoring.
When you are a part of the Chandler Innovations Mentor Team, we ask that you take on a level of commitment that includes participating in at least 3 mentoring opportunities per year including:
Open House Cafes
At our Cafes, lead a roundtable discussion on a topic or be available for speed mentoring
Applicant / Advancement Panels
Participate as part of a committee hearing from 3-5 companies wishing to join or advance in the program
Present a seminar or workshop in your area of expertise
Track 3 Panels
Participate on general advisory board panels for our Track 3 clients
Pitch Power Panels
Provide investors feedback and insight to entrepreneurs learning to pitch
Ad Hoc Panels
Participate on an expert panel to help a client through a specific challenge
1:1 Client Mentoring
Meet with clients in a short meeting to provide one-on-one feedback and advice
Extended 1:1 Client Mentoring
Work with a client for 3-6 months in a coaching role to address a specific need area
Open Office Hours
Be available during a set time at Chandler Innovations for scheduled and walk-in appointments with clients
Although we accept applications at any time, we review and select applicants in April, August and December.
If selected as a mentor, we will contact you to continue the on-boarding process and sign an agreement. In the meantime, we appreciate your interest and look forward to seeing you at some of our great events.
Please complete the form below, and we look forward to talking with you!