Join Us!

We build our businesses together

We are an active community of entrepreneurs and mentors in New Mexico. We are peers helping peers to start companies, vet ideas, build products, close sales, hire teams, and seek investors. We focus on growing your venture and your capacity as a founder within a community of practice.

What you can expect by being a participant in ActivateNM:

  • Peer2Peer engagement with other Startup Founders, Mentors, and Investors in New Mexico
  • Online Community Platform to connect and collaborate
  • Free Monthly Startup Office Hours with Experienced Mentors
  • Startup Training Workshops with Subject-Matter Experts
  • Invitations to private business events and pitch competitions



Just getting started and need to save cash? Financial Assistance is currently available for Professional Memberships.


Community membership is free. Professional Membership is $100/month for month-to-month or $1000 for 12-months if paid upfront. For month-to-month, your credit card will be charged automatically each month until cancelled. Ask about financial assistance.

You get additional startup coaching and facilitated mentor and resource introductions that can be helpful for startups looking for guidance and accountability. There are also other perks such as included legal, marketing, and sales consultation.

You need to have at least a startup idea, growth goals, and be willing to pivot as you learn from peers and mentors. Membership is about being an active participant meaning we are looking to see your venture grow and participate in activities regularly. Not designed for passive membership.

Please complete our ‘Let’s Connect’ form. Once received, we will reach out to you within ~48 business hours.