Speedshift Ventures advises lower-middle market companies through every step of a merger, an aquisition, sale or raising capital.  From government contracting firms to biotech to nano-technology, to cybersecurity to cloud to big data, we have planned, designed solutions,  advised with respect to raising money, and solved problems for many emerging companies over the last decade. 


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CEO 2.0 Services: Transition & Succession For Business Owners

Business transition is an intensely emotional experience. Succession, Transition, Exit, Liquidation to harvest the value of your business. CEO 2.0 Business Services offers a customized progress map that you can initiate at any stage of ownership. Our mission is to ensure that you obtain the maximum net value of your life’s work as you transition. We assist business owners during 5 critical phases of transition:

  • Exploration and Discovery of Liquidity Alternatives for Business Owners

  • Preparation for Transition, Transfer or Sale

  • Evaluation of Transfer Options

  • Decision on Transfer or Transition Options (Invest/Grow Business, Position for Sale, Internal Transfer to family or Employees) 

  • Implementation of Strategy  & M&A Advisory (Value Enhancement, Prepare for Sale, Transfer Planning)


Strategic Planning & Growth Execution

Balance near-term and long-term priorities and chart your company's growth with our actionable Strategic & Growth Services. Effective strategic planning can empower your entire company and management team to determine what will move the needle in your business, define the mission and vision and then execute against that plan. We are here to help you with:

  • Business Planning

  • Business Challenge Assessment

  • Process Improvements

  • Growth Planning

  • Go-to Market Strategies & Execution (Commercial & Federal)


Market Opportunity Analysis & Technology Commercialization

Data – no guess work. Fuel growth by building an objective, data-driven business case for investments. We provide real-world experience, combined with deep analysis of the market to provide evidence on new service/product offers, and commercialization of new technologies. 


Industries We Serve

  • Aerospace/Defense and Government Services

  • Information Assurance

  • Cyber Security

  • Chemical Distribution

  • Hospitality

  • Travel

  • Financial Services

  • Emerging Technology Companies (Clean Tech, Cyber, Dev Opps)

  • Medical & Dental Practices