Network with Maryland's top entrepreneurs to help your business grow.

Network Advisor Giving Advice

Growing great companies takes more than money and Maryland’s entrepreneurs repeatedly express the need for assistance in certain very specific areas. To help meet that need TEDCO has partnered with a series of consultants that have current, relevant experience in one or more of these specific areas. This curated group of Network Advisors brings its broad and diversified depth of experience to address the unique needs of Maryland’s start-up companies – the entire effort is dedicated to helping the State’s technology-based entrepreneurs reach their full potential.

Areas of Expertise  

How to Request an Advisor

To request a Network Advisor please complete a request form.

Request an Advisor

Companies requesting assistance from TEDCO’s Network Advisors must have an established company that is beyond the idea stage.

To help you assess the stage of your company, please answer the questions provided below:

Take the Assessment 

Companies can also apply to present at a Prelude Pitch event by sending an “investor ready” executive summary.

Learn More About Prelude Pitch

To be notified of other upcoming events where we connect entrepreneurs and advisors, please sign up for TEDCO's e-newsletter.

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How to Become an Advisor

TEDCO is seeking experienced business executives and successful entrepreneurs, who have an interest in serving as an advisor to start-up and early-stage companies in Maryland. TEDCO uses advisors in a variety of roles through a number of its programs. The majority of these roles are voluntary, while a few are paid consulting engagements. TEDCO is always seeking qualified individuals interested in this effort. To this end, TEDCO has a continuous, open solicitation to invite interested individuals to apply.

To become a Network Advisor please see below for more information.

Become an Advisor