University of Vermont

Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR)

Launching Your Product

Want to bringing a new enterprise into the public and private sector? The resources, services and expertise below will help you to:

  • Translate innovation into goods and services
  • Create impact
  • Support job creation, economic development, and a sustainably-built economy


Center for Health Care Management
Educates providers and administrators in business management knowledge, skills and training.
Abigail Trutor-Mead

Family Business Awards
Recognizes and celebrates UVM alumni's family-owned businesses that have demonstrated a commitment to creating sustainable business through leadership and innovation.
Pramodita Sharma

Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC)
Facilitates the translation of discoveries arising from UVM research into accessible technologies, products and services.
Corine Farewell, Kerry Swift

Connects Vermont entrepreneurs and small businesses to experts, service providers, and funding.
Judith Van Houten, Patrick Clemins

In Vermont

Roadmap Through Vermont's Innovation Economy
Provides a comprehensive list of Vermont resources for entrepreneurs.
Cairn Cross

VCET (Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies)
Provides coworking space, brown bag lunches, networking opportunities, pitch competitions, mentoring and initiative support.
David Bradbury