Intrapreneur Academy

In order for innovation to be repeatable and sustainable, companies need to build a culture that embraces experimentation and rapid iteration. There are numerous resources to guide startups through this process, but the same doesn’t exist for established organizations that are larger and further along.

See upcoming important dates on the calendar on this page!

– or –

Support Intrapreneurs

Shifting a large organization’s strategy and mindset to be better able to capitalize on innovative new marketplace opportunities is a huge challenge that realistically takes years and continues indefinitely. It’s far easier for a startup to become innovative simply because they’re smaller and have fewer established practices.

That’s why we offer Intrapreneur Academy.

Allow us to introduce you to a different type of idea creator: an Intrapreneur. Intrapreneurs embody an innovative mindset and entrepreneurial spirit while working inside an established company to drive meaningful change.

Intrapreneur Academy is a training program to identify and support intrapreneurs. It is designed to help companies establish a baseline of their innovation efforts and identify opportunity areas to progress them. We want local companies to thrive in the face of upcoming economic changes, and in order to do that, they need to learn how to be innovative.

We have supported 15 organizations and more than 50 intrapreneurs through Intrapreneur Academy. We invite you to join the most innovative and entrepreneurial organizations in the area in boosting your organization’s capacity!

Wondering what makes an effective Intrapreneur Academy team? We’ve got you covered!


Intrapreneur Academy Logo

Innovation Academy participants construct innovation competencies through workshops, networking groups, guest speakers, offsite sessions and outcomes based applications of knowledge. We focus on four key components of high-performance, innovative organizations: Agile, Methods, Culture, and Strategy.

The full list of workshops can be viewed here. Workshops are also available in an a la carte format for interested organizations!


Pricing for a team of 4 is $9,750.

Pricing for a team of 6 is $12,750.

Pricing includes the following:

  • 12 half-day innovation workshops
  • Monthly innovation coaching
  • Pre- and Post-Innovation Readiness Assessment
  • Membership into the innovation community
  • Guest speakers
  • Interactive elements

Organizations have also benefited from customizing the program to meet their needs. We tailor this pricing based on the participants and approach you desire.

Connect with us below to discuss the right option for you and options to fund your team’s participation.

*Nonprofit pricing is available to a maximum of two teams per cohort. Connect with us through the form below for more information.

Case Study - Woofables

Past Participants

Ready to take the next step?

More Opportunities

An Innovation workshop participant handles two Post-It notes as they struggle to prioritize objectives

Innovation Workshops

Innovation is about creating a discipline in your organization that is adaptive, responsive, and sustainable. Our workshops will empower you to do just that.

Learn more

A docent stands between two rows of agriculture equipment and talks to a crowd in the Kinze Innovation Center.

Innovation Accelerator

The Innovation Accelerator is a fully facilitated, off-site acceleration program, with a mentor network, prototyping lab, investment capital, and technical support to build both front- and back-end development, and more.

Learn more

Important Dates