Mid Jan


Join us for an Open Pitch event in our new Labs space. We'll pitch startup ideas and you will provide constructive criticisms.


Jan 21


Apply now to the MVL accelerator. The 3-mo program will help you with everything involved with starting a company.




Dive right into a casual idea session with the MVL team. We frequently invite guests with domain expertise to join our ideation process.


It’s like an Open Mic Night… but for ideas! We will pitch startup ideas and the audience/you will ask questions, give recommendations, and provide constructive criticisms. At the end of the pitches, you will vote on the most promising concepts worthy of further investment.

Next event:
Mid-January @ Create33


Join us for a startup creation weekend hosted by Madrona Venture Labs and TiE Seattle. Pitch a startup idea or join a team. The winning team at the end of the weekend will have the opportunity to continue their idea with a $100,000 investment from Madrona Venture Labs, office space at Madrona Venture Group, hundreds of thousands worth of in-kind services as well as access to the Madrona network.

Past events this year:
Blockchain Startup Creation Weekend
Machine Learning Startup Creation Weekend

Look out for more GoVertical events soon...

As a followup to our GoVertical events, MVL hosts community meetups from time to time to maintain relationships and momentum. 

Past events:
Blockchain Meetup @ Madrona

Look out for more meetups soon...