Due to an abundance of caution and prevention efforts regarding COVID-19, all IIE events are canceled through spring semester. Please remain healthy. We will provide updates as soon as we have them.
The Beach Incubator was founded by MBA Alumni and partners with the Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship. It is an inclusive environment in which new business ideas are created and developed. Contact us for more information.
Our Purpose, Our Values, Our People
We seek to foster a creative and collaborative environment, so that stakeholders from multiple disciplines feel empowered to develop their passions in a tangible, practical, and innovative manner. We believe that there is an abundance of business opportunities in this world. We strive to bring to life new ideas that will help boost the unlocked potential. We believe that active collaboration is the key to success. We are a group of entrepreneurs from different cultural backgrounds with experience in different industries who share passion to people, technologies and critical thinking. And we enjoy bringing them together.
Board of Directors
- Brian Budzinski, Founder, Board Member
- JR Jimenez, Founder, Board Member
- Dean Heiss, Founder, Board Member
- Naki Patetefa, Founder, Board Member
*program is subject to change
Sep 10 - Program Intro
Sep 17 - Team Building w/Jeff Bentley
Sep 24 - Innovation Challenge Mixer
Oct 1 - Business Ideation
Oct 15 & 22 - Business Model Canvas
Oct 29 - Developing Your MVP
Nov 5 - Market Research and Marketing Plans with Dr. Ingrid Martin
Nov 12 - Business Financials w/ Dr. Pia Gupta
Nov 19 - Business Plan Development
Dec 3 - Judging Rubrics
Dec 10 - 1-on-1 Mentoring