More Diversity.
More Connections.
Better Returns.

Now Accepting Mentor Applications

Our Mission

We help new entrepreneurs

Kinect Capital is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization that makes entrepreneurs more investable and connects them to capital. As our name suggests, we facilitate meaningful connections among entrepreneurs, mentors and sources of capital through a culture of kinship.

Our Vision

More diversity brings better connections and better returns

Our community of entrepreneurs, mentors, capital sources, and sponsors extends beyond technology companies. Each unique industry and perspective adds value to raising capital while activating helpful and unexpected relationships.

Our History

Celebrating 40 years!

Formed in 1983 as an educational non-profit, Kinect Capital was one of the original accelerators in the U.S. and has become an industry leader in creating economic development opportunities in underserved markets across the United States.

Upcoming Events

March 2023
Mar 30
30 March 2023
Virtually over Zoom,

Learn how your business can thrive during an unpredictable market. We'll review cost-cutting tactics, revenue generation hacks, and scaling strategies.

April 2023
Apr 05
05 April 2023
Top Golf, 920 Jordan River Blvd
Midvale, UT 84047

Women founders and business executives can get golfing tips from a female pro golfer while networking with other women executives from across Utah. Hosted at Top Golf in Midvale, Utah, these free sessions are designed for women with any skill or familiarity with the game of golf.

Apr 06
06 April 2023
Virtually over Zoom,

Kinect Capital's mentorship program pairs experienced business professionals with individuals who are looking for guidance and support as they start or grow their businesses. Mentors provide advice, coaching, and support to their mentees and facilitate introductions to their networks and resources.

Apr 13
13 April 2023
Silicon Slopes, 2600 Executive Pkwy #140
Lehi, UT 84043 United States

Are you an entrepreneur looking to make informed decisions about raising capital, developing key performance indicators (KPIs), and creating successful business models? Join us to discuss the different ways entrepreneurs can raise capital, the importance of tracking key performance indicators, and the various business models available.

May 2023
May 01
01 May 2023

The 2023 One Utah Summit includes a Startup Pitch networking event. This event features Utah’s best and brightest entrepreneurs with a networking session, an exhibit hall featuring vendors and young […]

June 2023
Jun 29
29 June 2023
Kiln, SLC, 26 South Rio Grande Street #2072
Salt Lake City, UT United States

The Smart City Deal Forum is an event where smart city companies pitch their innovative ideas and solutions to potential investors.


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