What Makes Us Different?
PandoLabs believes that expanding our region's Economic Diversity is the key principle to a stronger economy.
Business “Attraction” is a key element of economic diversity. We seek to attract the best start-ups, mentors and investors to the Wasatch Back where they can “work hard and play hard”
PandoLabs creates an environment where you can be creative. The office space is an open work environment that invites collaboration with others.
PandoLabs has the network in the Wasatch Back and Salt Lake Valley to make sure the companies that work at PandoLabs have the opportunity to expand and grow.
PandoLabs mentor list totals over 150 mentors, living in the Wasatch Back, who are committed to helping Entrepreneurs succeed. Our mentors have major experience in each of Utah’s growth clusters, including Information Technology, Healthcare, Energy sustainability and Advanced Manufacturing.
While Venture Capital investment gets a lot of buzz, it isn’t the only type of capital which can help you to scale your business. We help a variety of entrepreneurs with their growth strategy.
PandoLabs includes many of the amenities you need in a shared environment that makes it affordable for young growth companies.
HOME OF THE PARK CITY ANGELS
The Park City Angels are headquartered at PandoLabs. They are Utah's most active angel network and invested over $11.4 million in Utah's Entrepreneurs in 2014. With their assistance and their deep network of syndication partners, they can provide entrepreneurs with access to the right types of capital, in the right quantities, at the right times from the right partners.
“The value of an idea lies in the using of it.” Thomas Edison
We assist entrepreneurs with gaining access to the right types of capital, in the right quantities, at the right times from the right partners.
In 2015, we had more than 50 entrepreneurial enterprises use the co-working and office space and /or participate in our mentorship programs. We have clearly validated the demand and interest for our model.
“I am not a teacher, but an awakener.” Robert Frost
We have established the framework for Utah’s most comprehensive mentor network with over 100 named mentors with a broad range of skills and experience.
PandoLabs is working to create a first-class mentor pool and a first-class mentor process. Our philosophy is that entrepreneurs are the customer and we seek to ensure that our mentor pool represents the diverse set of skills and experience necessary to help entrepreneurs thrive through each phase of their business life cycle.
Since our inception, over 50 entrepreneurs representing different startup organizations joined the community at PandoLabs.