The Forge expands from the Mid-West to the West Coast.

With locations currently in Michigan and Ohio, we are excited to announce opportunities are available in Silicon Valley: The Forge- 317 University Avenue, Palo Alto, California 94301

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Designed to unite transformative discoveries and groundbreaking ideas with a network of expert technology resources and sophisticated investors, Forge X is the Midwest’s center of gravity for innovation and commercialization of the next generation of disruptive technologies.

Get on our radar and bring your inventions to reality.

Visit us at forgex.org

Forge X

ForgeX will be guided by Pillar’s new Innovation Vanguard, Victor Thorne.

Victor’s mission with ForgeX is to direct midwest innovation partnerships. These partnerships will be established , evaluated and combined with capital resources to launch new ventures.

Thorne brings a background of both investment and operating management experience, spanning Fortune 500 corporations to entrepreneurial ventures.

We are always looking for innovators, visionaries and people passionate about leading change.

See yourself here? Apply now!

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