Come build
with us.

At 25madison, building and running companies is in our DNA. We hand-build 3-4 companies a year and co-found and invest in select businesses.  

Our venture studio model excels because of our resources, network, capital, and a proven process that supports entrepreneurs – allowing them to focus on what they do best - building companies.
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Better results, together.

Brand + Experience

To captivate audiences

We do big things. Our Creative Team has built or marketed some of the most notable brand names —Virgin, Nike, Cadillac, Equinox, StateFarm, 2014 Sochi Olympics, and Microsoft to name a few. A nimble team of marketing mavens, creative geniuses, tech wizards, and user experience experts – we build branded experiences – ones that have form, function, and deliver results.

Our incubation process puts users at the center of our ideation, validation, and design. We test at stage-gates, ensuring product-market fit along the way. The result: accelerated brand building and concept validation.  

Concept through go-to-market, big and small, we’ve done it all. And we're ready to do it again.

Accomplished Advisors

To scale faster

With decades of operating experience, our champion founders know what it takes to build successful businesses from the ground up. Expect them to roll up their sleeves, take an active role in your business, and interact with you daily, offering invaluable insights and access to their extensive networks.  

Unlock the ability to scale with unrivaled partnerships and unique distribution channels.

Examples of companies that our co-founders have advised on include Snap Inc, Avion Tequila, Fija Water, Headspace, Ring, Schrodinger, and more.
Examples of companies that our co-founders have advised on.
See our team

Collaborative to the Core

For supportive community

We attract ambitious founders and startup team-members that value community. Each company has a core team working on them. That means on any given day, you’re collaborating, sharing best practices, key failures, and pivotal moments for your business.  

We build companies, so we’ve invested heavily in staff and resources to help all our investments win. Say buh bye to back office. We’ve got your legal, finance, and accounting needs covered.  Focus on doing the things you need to launch your company, without the headache of the behind-the-scenes.  

Working on a new pitch deck? We’ve seen thousands. OKR templates? Check.

How it works

A proven
process

Together, we will accelerate your idea into a scalable business through our proven process.

Serious resources

We have the skills, experiences, and playbook to build businesses from the ground up.
Strategy
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Foundational business and brand strategy, business modeling, and pitch decks
Branding
Comprehensive brand identity systems from best-in-class talent
Product Design
UI/UX, user research, concepting, feature design, and prototypes
Marketing
Go to market campaigns, performance marketing, social, and content marketing
Playbook
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Resources for research, validation, hiring, and contract support
Ops
Cover all of your back office needs: legal, finance, HR, and general ops

High-conviction white spaces

We invest where our research and insights give us a competitive edge as investors. As our research and data changes, so will these spaces.
01
Modern wellness
02
Path to work
03
Unlocking business
04
In case of emergency
05
60 & better
06
Community Healthcare
07
Faith exploration
08
Crypto

Who you are

Seeking
fresh minds

Together, we will accelerate your idea into a scalable business through our proven process.
Wildly passionate about doing something big

Extremely knowledgeable about the things we’re incubating
A strong teambuilder - no jerks allowed

Full of unique and innovative perspectives

Skilled at something  (UX, engineering, other domain expertise)
On a mission and you’re in it for the long game

Interested in these stealth incubations or your own

Sound right for you?
Let's do big things.

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Martin Aguinis
Entrepreneur-in-residence

Company: Engram

"The 25madison team
has been invaluable"

"harbor moved faster and smarter because of 25madison"

Dan Kessler
CEO

Company: harbor

FAQs

Q: Do I need a startup idea?
A: We’re always on the lookout for A+ future founders to join our 25m team as EIRs. Join us with a specific whitespace or idea in mind, or pick from our list of ideas. If you’re already in market with your startup, contact us here.  

Q: How many Founders are you looking for?
A: We are looking for 8-10 new founders per year!  

Q: Do I need to live in New York or Nashville?
A: Na. But we would welcome you into our office if you are NYC-based. For 25m Health, Nashville is home base and we'd love to see you.

Q: Will I get compensated while I am working at 25madison as a Founder?
A: While each relationship is different, we typically offer the following perks:

• Salary + benefits
• Access to our studio for services
• Initial capital and assistance in finding additional capital
• Founder equity in future company  

Q: What happens next?
A: Within the 6 months, we'll craft the plan and funding strategy, arming the project to move into the next phase.  

Entrepreneurs,
we look forward to hearing from you.

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