Our 45,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility features single office space for pre-launch operations, semi-custom office suites and lab space carefully programmed to accommodate modular growth of member companies as they expand, and shared conference rooms of various sizes.
Please contact the VT KnowledgeWorks staff if you would like a tour of our high-tech facility or if you would like to rent office space. To view a complete list of VT KnowledgeWorks' services and fees, click here.
Design Your Team - Personnel Needs Definition: identify the core competencies required for business success. $250
Build Your Team - Search Assistance: explore how your team should be structured for launch, and how it should grow as the business expands. Learn where to find the right people and how to attract them. No charge.
Design Team Compensation Packages: review the range of salary, performance award, and equity compensation options, and assist the management team in selecting the mix appropriate for their company. $250
Presentation and Business Model Review: critically reviews the documents prepared by the management team, including the business model and financial projections, and assists in introducing the team to potential investors. $250
Virtual Residency: a real street address and highly flexible phone system for virtual companies, including access to conference room facilities. $900 first year; $1,500 second year
JumpStart Community: a flexible, open-plan workspace in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center for independent business owners and startup founders seeking office space and an office environment in which to work on their enterprises. The JumpStart Community provides professional resources and services as well as opportunities for networking and project collaboration among individuals. $125-200/month
VT KnowledgeWorks Global Landing Pad: the Global Landing Pad provides a low-cost, high-quality workspace experience for businesses desiring to set up an office in the USA. Until now, having a presence to conduct business in the USA has required a commitment of money, time and effort that challenges most small- to medium-sized companies. That has changed with the launch of the Global Landing Pad in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. $1,750/year
Private Suites: the VTCRC offers custom space and flexible leasing agreements to tailor office environments to suit any corporate culture. The benefits of leasing space at the VTCRC far exceed those of any other commercial site in the area. Request quotation.
Incubation Service Credits for Early-Stage Tenants: VT KnowledgeWorks provides a variety of programs and services aimed at improving growth prospects for companies of all sizes and ages. To encourage risk reduction and opportunity enhancement for its tenant companies, the CRC subsidizes their use of VT KnowledgeWorks program services for up to 10% of the annual rent during the first three years of tenancy.
Conference Facilities: conference room space is available on a reservation basis for all tenants, including Virtual Residents and JumpStart Community members. No charge.