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Girandola provides countries and communities tools, solutions, systems and strategies to mobilize resources to support entrepreneurship.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Business Products
  • Location Seattle, WA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded November 2004
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Knowledge and skills—the global currency of 21st century—are the building blocks of entrepreneurship. Small firms create 95% of all jobs globally. Global starts local with Girandola. Our replicable, scalable, multi-modal platform for mobilizing existing resources to create a sustainable network to support SMEs, the leading producer of net new jobs in the global economy,develops human capital with the skills to meet the needs of industry.


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    Mark F McVeety

    Thought leader and innovator of community-building, economic development systems, Mark McVeety uses diplomacy and charisma to draw out the best from a difficult situation and turn it into a plausible solution for economic growth. This former founder and CEO of a venture-backed software company, humanitarian mission participant, and college faculty member is the architect of the QuickStart Model used by cities and colleges and nominated for a Harv

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    Tiffany T McVeety
    Chief Economic Gardener

    Tiffany McVeety has a unique ability to mobilize resources—time, talent, and capital—to support projects that create jobs and support entrepreneurs. After serving as director of the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs, Tiffany formed VC Team, an investment banking company that helped fund women-led technology and life sciences ventures. She co-founded Tech Views, a series of investment match-making soirees that connected entrepreneurs with over $50 Mi


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    Bob Seidel, Group Leader - Business Practice CH&

Previous Investors

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    Washington State Department of Commerce