Leaders From the Start

Our companies benefit from the expertise of our advisors and the UCLA Anderson Venture Accelerator’s resources to make their pursuits a success. UCLA Anderson’s faculty, along with our considerable alumni base, know how to ensure these early-stage startups can play the long game.


Life Sciences & Digital Health


Dalton Analytics

Dalton Bioanalytics is a UCLA spin-out digitizing the entire biochemical composition of blood using Mass Spectrometry. For the first time in history, Dalton can analyze protein, lipids, electrolytes, nutrients, drugs, environmental chemicals, and other small molecules with just one assay. 


is a patient-centric platform that provides decision support tools for oncology patients during their medical journey.




The Hurd Co.

The Hurd Co. is a logistics and manufacturing technology company that is developing apparel fiber from agricultural waste. We collect agricultural waste, use a low-impact process to convert the waste into fiber, and then work with brands to help them pull it through their supply chain. The resulting fiber produces lightweight, breathable, soft, drapey, and cost-competitive fabric that helps apparel brands tell the story, “waste to wear.”


Consumer Packaged Goods



MAGICdATES makes it convenient for you to snack healthy and on-the-go. We’ve elevated the snacking experience by offering plant-based, gluten-free, and ZERO added sugar snacks that are good for you and taste amazing! Made of only nutrient-dense ingredients, we blend ingredients that are better together to bring you a chewy, crunchy, and sweet bite with just a touch of Himalayan salt. The sweet ancient truth.


Real Estate



VHomes is the "Southwest Airlines" of Homesharing, building a Property Management Saas targeted at budget travelers. We aim to provide the best budget accommodations in the Southwest United States, as we have multiple homes in Phoenix and Tucson, AZ, looking to expand to Texas soon.


Consumer Digital



Cartana provides affordable fast shipping to both retailers and online shoppers by connecting online shoppers to inventories existing within a 20-mile radius of a shopper’s house. Cartana is a browser extension that provides free same-day delivery services to all online shoppers.


is a public virtual dance floor platform for livestream music events where you can party and meet new people. Imagine a virtual jumbotron that rotates & spotlights attendees in real-time video for 15-30 seconds while everyone is co-watching a music livestream, so YOU can be a part of the show.


Evee’s goal is to make planning social gatherings and group events impossibly easy. Our platform allows you to discover and book venues tailored just for you and your guests. You pick the place, we handle the logistics—no phone tag or email traffic required. With Evee, you can reserve an outdoor patio for a birthday, a private, tasteful hangout for your next corporate happy hour, or even the best couch at your favorite bar.


is solving the digital and human divide in financial planning, starting with estate planning. Our offering software allows lawyers to offer their clients a digital planning experience; saving them time, improving their customer experience, and ultimately generating more business. 




The Wrightwood Group

The Wrightwood Group (Wrightwood) aims to redefine the investment banking industry through superior relationship management, nurturing employee growth and performance, and creating a geographically dense network of professionals to provide collaborative support to growing businesses. By aligning with entrepreneurs earlier in the business lifecycle, Wrightwood clients benefit from outcome-driven advisory services, not the narrow transactional focus of competing investment banks.