BEN is very fortunate to be associated with wonderful Industry and Growth Advisors. Industry Advisors are accomplished, serial entrepreneurs in tech and telecomm; biotech and health; aerospace; energy; and natural products who support and promote BEN companies by mentoring, connecting, and proactively sharing their connections with everyone else in the network. Growth Advisors are experts with substantial networks from a range of disciplines, from legal and marketing to finance and human capital.
BEN identifies, promotes, and supports Colorado companies that are past the existential risk phase of development in five industry sectors – tech and telecomm; biotech and health; aerospace; energy; and natural products. Companies may be either high-growth ‘gazelles’ that represents the future of ‘big wins’ for Colorado; or may be prospective ‘gazelles’ that have the potential to scale up rapidly into full gazelles.