The Network

Pipeline curates a valuable network for its entrepreneurs. These aren’t connections mired in tradition and formality; they’re people dedicated to doing business the right way.

Pipeline is successful because of our people. By combining our entrepreneurs with a national network of business experts at the forefront of their careers, we’re creating an ecosystem of innovation in the Midwest economy. This national network offers our members exclusive advice and perspective from a plugged-in business community. It helps our entrepreneurs stay ahead of a shifting business landscape. It helps us continue to lead new markets and build companies with real value. Interested in becoming a part of this nationally renowned network? Apply Now.

Regional Founders St. Louis Founders University Partner Sponsors Regional Sponsors Partners National Advisors

2015 National Mentors

2015 Network Advisors

Brian Ardinger, NMotion; Lincoln
Trish Brasted, Wichita Techonology Corporation; Wichita
Jim Brasunas, iTEN; St. Louis
Laura Classen, Nebraska Angels; Omaha
Michael Dixon, UNeMed; Omaha
Frank Kruse, BioScience & Technology Business Center at KU; Kansas City
Julie Nagel, University of Kansas; Lawrence
Chuck Norris, Nelnet; Lincoln
Travis Sheridan, Venture Cafe; St. Louis
Rick Vaughn, Enterprise Center of Johnson County; Kansas City
Melissa Walker, Graematter; St. Louis
Michele Weigand, Focused Perspective; Kansas City