The adVenturesAcademy is a highly-specialized, research-based experiential program (“curriculum in action”) focused on strengthening and building resilience in leaders dedicated to building businesses that create a better world.
With the goal of deepening the engagement of entrepreneurs, investors, and the growth ecosystem surrounding purpose-driven enterprises, the adVenturesAcademy provides hands-on adventure training programs to unleash innovation, develop meaningful relationships between stakeholders, and cultivate key skills critical to success in building high growth, resilient enterprises.
We develop custom programs to maximize engagement.
adVenturesAcademy Programs include:
- The Survival Skills of Entrepreneurship
- Entrepreneurship Basics
- Team Building
- Business/Venture Planning
- Managing Risk when Everything is at Stake
- Defining Your Value(s) Proposition
- Transforming Failure into Success
- Understanding Human Motivation
- Transforming Competition into Coopetition
- Route Planning in Business Growth Strategy
- Penetrating the Market
- and more.
adVenturesAcademy launched Kiwa Investment Summit Cotopaxi adVenturesAcademy Investment Camp, developing a specialized offering that includes innovative offerings highlighting Ecuador's natural beauty with programming from leading investors and business growth experts.
adVenturesAcademy in Ecuador
adVenturesAcademy in Colorado
Reach higher, create meaningful relationships to grow your business, and live your dreams
The adVenturesAcademy is a highly-specialized, unique growth program that brings together leading values-aligned investors and entrepreneurs through adventure to deepen relationships in a meaningful way while strengthening and building resiliency in these leaders dedicated to building businesses that create a better world.
With the goal of deepening the engagement of entrepreneurs, investors, and the growth ecosystem surrounding purpose-driven enterprises, we have developed the adVenturesAcademy Colorado Investment Camp at a very special backcountry hut in the Rocky Mountains that includes innovative programs in the wild.
The Chosen Companies
From a pool of applicants spanning the country throughout the natural products and outdoor industries… these entrepreneurs were chosen by our world-class review team. They are pioneering innovative new products and lifestyles that solve problems. Get people outdoors. Help people live healthier lives. Promote conservation. Inspire fun. Build a better world. Exist at the forefront of cutting edge trends and soaring demand. They dream big. Make it happen. And do it differently.
A percentage of every course is allocated to the adVenturesAcademy Seed Fund which offers grants to entrepreneurs building businesses that harness the power of business and adventure to address critical environmental, cultural and social issues.
The purpose of the Seed Fund is to encourage entrepreneurs to innovate and apply their skills and passion for adventure to create sustainable, systemic change through building adventure-related businesses that benefit society and the planet.
Operating Partners & Guides
Founder, EcoMundi Ventures
& THRIVE Natural Care
CEO & Co-Founder, Spiffly
consultant & coach
Founder & CEO,
The LOHAS Group
Founder, JPG Resources
Garrett Ritter Kababik
Co-Founder & CEO, Channel Islands Outfitters
Sustainable Law Group
Co-Founder & CEO, Reynolds
& Company Venture Partners
CEO, Opportunity Collaboration
Manager of Global Recruitment
Entrepreneur, Digital Nomad &
Founder of Posters with Purpose
Media & Influencer Relations Director
Christie & Co
Director, California Network
1% for the Planet
Founder & CEO
Christie & Co Growth Group
The Werx Group
Director of Business Strategy & Marketing / NEXT
Director of Development
Director of B Lab
The Nest Egg Syndicate