Office of the Registrar
General Information (2015/2016)
12.19 Newfoundland and Labrador New Venture Gateway (NLNVG)

  • Director
  • Greene, B., B.Comm.(Co-op)(Hons.) Memorial

The Newfoundland and Labrador Venture Gateway (NLNVG) is an outreach initiative of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Faculty of Business Administration. NLNVG provides investment readiness and investor partnering services to assist innovative, high growth firms in Newfoundland and Labrador to achieve their growth potential.

NLNVG works with clients - entrepreneurs committed to developing or expanding innovation-driven, industry leading companies - to help position them to attract investment partners who share in this commitment. NLNVG provides insight and strategic support through its investment readiness and investor partnering services:

Investment Readiness - NLNVG assists entrepreneurs to address fundamental gaps in their companies and positions them to approach investors. Services range from the provision of individualized mentoring and advisory support, utilizing in-house resources and third-party consultants, to the delivery of targeted workshops and seminars.

Investor Partnering - NLNVG assists qualified companies in the raising of equity investment by providing them with facilitated access to targeted regional, national, and/or international strategic investors/partners, both individually and through investor partnering missions/events.

NLNVG's strength lies in the strength of its partnerships. As a part of Memorial University of Newfoundland, NLNVG is able to draw upon expertise from a wide network of alumni, strategic partners and industry experts to help its clients fulfill their goals.

NLNVG is located on the fourth floor of the Faculty of Business Administration alongside the Gardiner Centre. Further information can be obtained by contacting NLNVG by telephone at (709) 864-6740 or through the website at