About

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Canyon Ventures

Connecting startup entrepreneurs

Located on the Opportunity Zone of West Phoenix, Arizona, GCU’s Canyon Ventures is a startup business accelerator. Our unique program educates, mentors, and connects startup ventures with the right relationships and resources to flourish. Resources that include:

  • Proprietary business accelerator program
  • Onsite outsourced sales organization
  • Onsite media production
  • Onsite cyber-security services
  • Onsite sales training program
  • Onsite equity funding group
  • Onsite app, web, and software development

We have the ultimate faith in our community and generously invest to bring energy and excitement into growing businesses.

Revenue
Accelerator

Outsourced Professional Sales Department for growing companies. Serving Startups to Fortune 1000 firms.

rEVENUE
aCADEMY

Profession sales training for startup ventures

Cyber cENTER
OF Excellence

Training the next generation of cybersecurity warriors

Canyon
Angels

Making available equity funding to qualified startups

Media
Production

In house video production

ACCELERATOR
PROGRAM

A proven business accelerator program

PRODUCT DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT

Little Taller, one of our very own homegrown, student-powered ventures, gives each of our local ventures a local resource for intentional design, strategic development, and creativity-driven marketing.

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Ventures

Startups shaping the future one incredible idea at a time

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Working Students

Providing professional employment opportunities for our GCU students and recent graduates

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Current Opportunities

Offering our GCU students profession jobs opportunities with our Canyon Venture startups

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Ventures

Startups shaping the future one incredible idea at a time

99

Working Students

Providing professional employment opportunities for our GCU students and recent graduates

22

Current Opportunities

Offering our GCU students profession jobs opportunities with our Canyon Venture startups

IN the News

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meet the team

The friendly faces behind Canyon Ventures

Brian Mueller

Brian Mueller

President of Grand Canyon University

Randy Gibb, PhD

Randy Gibb, PhD

Dean of the Colangelo College of Business

Robert Vera

Robert Vera

Director

Madeline McEnroe

Madeline McEnroe

Student Coordinator

Kevin Youngblood

Kevin Youngblood

Entrepreneur in Residence

Heather Monthie, PHD

Heather Monthie, PHD

Associate Dean of Technology, Science & Engineering

PROFESSOR TIMOTHY KELLEY

PROFESSOR TIMOTHY KELLEY

Co-Founder Canyon Angels

Marquis Scott

Marquis Scott

Director of Strategic Employer Initiatives & Internships

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