How I can help you

In today,s global economy, ideas drive new ventures and they are doing so at an ever increasing rate. As an economist, entrepreneur and investor, I can help you to protect and adapt your ideas, build a fundable business model, structure and finance your business, create the right product/market fit and find the right exit. In the last 30 years, Ive invested dozens of cutting-edge technologies in startups and existing companies; directed the investment of $80 million in research, development and acquisition to build high-tech ecosystems; Built a big data model to identify emerging technologies for startups with disruptive potential; directed intellectual property and technology innovation at 3 national laboratories; created and taught 15 separate MBA courses in entrepreneurship at two top-tier universities; and, mentored hundreds of my graduate students in building business models and competing in regional and national competitions.

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting & Cash Flow
  • Business Plans / Startup Assistance
  • Marketing, Public Relations & Sales
  • Other
  • Technology

Industry Experience

  • Manufacturing
  • Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services

Erik Stenehjem

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Video