Venture Forward Together

We are catalysts for innovation and boosters of entrepreneurs.

Our Mission is to accelerate the readiness of select startups to achieve market success and find the right investors and partners for their business. 

Are you ready to Venture On with us?



Right here, in PHOENIX, ARIZONA.

Startups based on exciting new technologies are not just found in traditional epicenters of innovation anymore.

Phoenix, and Arizona more broadly has become one of the ideal new locations to build companies poised to disrupt the status quo.

Everything we know to give your startup the best shot at success.

Leveraging over a decade of expertise helping Healthcare and Life Sciences companies bring their technology solutions to market, Yoo & Co. Accelerators now brings that experience and passion directly to more startups attempting to build critical mass - our job is to help each one catapult forward.

We build Trust with our Founders.

Are you ready to Venture Forward with us?



Aligned with your focus on Execution.

Our approach is designed to provide founders with a cohesive ecosystem throughout the lifecycle of their venture.  We do not provide demo days, networking events, lecture-based bootcamps, or time limits.  We focus on ensuring founders learn by doing, achieving milestones that matter for building rapid growth.  We carefully select companies that are the right fit for this approach.

We work with hand-picked companies that we believe in.

Once selected, together we roll up the sleeves with you to do the hard work necessary to go from prototype to revenue-ready product.  We even help you take your MVP to market if that's what it takes to reach your next successful stage of growth.  From seed capital, to an inspiring work environment in an exciting, state-of-the-art science & technology building in downtown Phoenix, to the right ecosystem of experts and effective business partners, we will help you operationalize your business successfully to bring your audacious ideas to market. 

Hands On

We are founders ourselves.  We share knowledge from our successes and - equally as important - our failures to help others start and grow their companies.  We work side-by-side with founders to deeply understand their businesses and determine what resources will be most successful for them.


We don't mind being judged  by the company we keep.  We are proud to be surrounded by experienced entrepreneurs, collaborators, and investors who enjoy the excitement of a new venture.  Once you become part of our community you fully tap into that energized network for your startup.  

Beyond Funding

Finding the best funding match for your startup can be complex.  We help prepare founders and connect them with well-matched investors to grow their companies. Funding is just the tip of the iceberg of hard work, and we focus on moving companies to their next pivotal milestone of success.


Meet The Team

Chris Yoo, Ph.D.

Founder & CEO

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Yvette Ferreira

Director of Market Development

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Hannah Vice, Esq.*

General Counsel & Director of Corporate Development

*In House AZ, NY, & DC

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Chance Marostica

Business Analyst

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Josh Hsu


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Our Advisors & Network

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