Capital Investment

ActivateNM does not offer capital investment or take equity for participation in our programs. We focus on providing resources and training to help accelerate and grow startups and prepare them for investment.

If you are a startup looking for investment in New Mexico, we recommend reaching out to some of the following:

Strategic Mentors

We have a large network of mentors who are successful business leaders in New Mexico. ActivateNM Members can be selected for access to our extensive network of professional mentors. Mentors volunteer their time to facilitate workshops, mentor companies 1-on-1, and share their business knowledge to help make progress towards key growth milestones. Contact us to learn more.

Business Support Organizations

African American Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce
Albuquerque Economic Development (AED)
Arrowhead Center in Las Cruces

Creative Startups


New Mexico Partnership
New Mexico Small Business Assistance Program (NMSBA)
New Mexico Small Business Development Center (NMSBDC)
New Mexico Tech Council
Regional Development Corp (RDC)
Santa Fe Business Incubator
Santa Fe Innovates
South Valley Economic Development Center
Technology Retirees Economic Catalysts (TREC)
The Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce

Partner Organizations

We have partnered with hundreds of organizations to collaborate on growing the startup ecosystem in New Mexico. These are organizations with a passion to serve entrepreneurs and help them grow their companies.

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Funding for Business Training

For a complete list of CNM Ingenuity funding options for business training, please visit this website.

You can also see additional business training offerings (most of which have funding assistance) on this website.