Everything You Need to Know to Startup
Learn the Entrepreneurial Attitude
Startup Success Takes a Certain Personality - Do You Have What it Takes?
The good news is, it can be learned. SIVI takes your life-long experiences, unfair advantages and assets and starts from there. Don't feel like starting from scratch? Neither do we!
Startups Need to be Decisive and Accurate - Mistakes are Costly!
That's why we don't cut any corners with your education and neither should you. It is not easy, but nothing worthwhile is.
Demonstrate Your Entrepreneurial Aptitude
Startups Fail 9 Times, But Succeed 10 - Better Get Started!
We walk you through the startup process so that it becomes second nature. Getting good at going from Idea to MVP to beta-customer to success story is what we deliver.
Real Entrepreneur Acceleration
Startups Need More than Just Money - We Accelerate You!
Your Startup Network Starts Here
Your Startup Coach
Nicholas has been a serial-entrepreneur since his first startup concept was funded and he left his software-development position at Deloitte Consulting. Since that time he has worked to refine his business skills, serving at different times as CTO, CEO, and Founder of Auditude. A part of Auditude (called IntoNow) was spun-off in 2010 and was acquired by Yahoo in 2011. In November that same year, Auditude was acquired by Adobe Systems.
Nicholas received his MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management in 2005. While there he participated in and won the UCLA Knapp Business Plan Competition as well as the Rice University Business Plan Competition, receiving over $1 million in funding and prizes.
Nicholas received a BS in engineering and BA in economics at Harvey Mudd College in 1999. Nicholas is Chinese by ethnicity and was born in Australia. He has two daughters, Anya and Maya.
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