Entrepreneurship

If you are a UCLA employee or have an idea for a product or company, ITA can help. Meet with Schaffer Grimm, ITA’s resident manager for strategic business planning. If the idea looks to be feasible, ITA can help with the following:

  • Access to law firms who specialize in start-ups and intellectual property (IP) strategy.
  • Opportunities to pitch to investors.
  • Business plans and executive summaries.
  • Investment presentations.
  • Writing proposals towards government grants and small business innovative research (SBIR) awards.
  • Company formation.
  • Finding staff.

Schaffer Grimm
(310) 794-1206
sgrimm@ita.ucla.edu