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An ecosystem built on value-driven partnerships.

An ecosystem built on
value-driven partnerships

The power of partnerships

The world is changing and competing in today’s environment requires innovative thinking, partnering with leading tech companies and top talent around the world.

We work with partners to create impactful programs that help address their strategic priorities, while staying true to our "founder first" values.

Our strategic partners

Our strategic partners help us in propelling the next wave of entrepreneurs by partnering with the DMZ for specialized programs, hackathons, enterprise innovation projects, innovation scouting and more.

Trailblazer partners

Changemaker partners

Visionary partners

Allies & Advocates partners

Champion partners

Arati Sharma & Satish Kanwar

Christina Kramer

Daniel Debow & Jordana Huber

Donette Chin-Loy Chang

Georgian Partners

Golden Ventures

Harley Finkelstein & Lindsay Taub

Inovia Capital

John and Jennifer Ruddy / Trinity Development Foundation

Jordan & Faith Banks

Mark Machin

Michael & Vanessa Hyatt

Northleaf Capital Partners

Rajen Ruparell & Michael Gettis

Rovinescu Family Fund


Weston Family Foundation

Whitecap Venture Partners


Our partnerships team

Emily Smiley

Director, Partnerships & Investor Relations

Alex Husarewych

Manager, Strategic Partnerships

Naveed Tagari

Strategic Partnerships Lead

Tina Mbachu

Sr. Partnerships Lead

Ready to partner with the DMZ?