For Entrepreneurs

Building or running a startup?

We’ve been there. We got you.

There are thousands of fellow founders and business leaders with an affinity for Blacksburg. Let us help you move the boulder up the hill. Lunch Pail Ventures roll up our sleeves and get to work for you!

Open Doors

Join our dynamic community for connections, insights from successful Hokie entrepreneurs, and tailored support in fundraising and partnerships, while accessing potential clients and top talent.


Unlock your business’s full potential with our diverse array of services, from workshops, and networking events to personalized mentorship, investment guidance, and specialized assistance in various areas.

Elevate Exposure

Boost your company’s visibility with our network, social media, and newsletter exposure, and seize opportunities to pitch to our influential audience, attracting potential clients, partners, and investors.

Are you raising capital?

Apply for Funding

Tell us more about this round of investment you are raising. Our team will reach out regarding our evaluation and if it fits our investment criteria.