Tech startup consulting services
Trust us: Having powered more than 500 startups to date, we’ve already been where you are now — and where you’re going. Backed by 20 years of expertise in tech startup consulting, we have answers to your most pressing questions about market positioning, hiring, growth, and technology options.
Grow with confidence
Whether you’re just getting your feet wet with a new product or launching an entirely new line of business, it can be tough to navigate the decision-making process on your own. By partnering with professional startup consultants, you have the opportunity to collaborate with industry leaders and benefit from their first-hand experience across multiple markets.
Our startup consulting services can help you act with speed and confidence to achieve agility, resilience, market differentiation, and sustainable business growth.
Technology consulting: Worth the investment
Our startup consultants apply their strategic planning expertise to create a plan in which every step adds value to your business.
In today’s hypercompetitive world, you either innovate fast or you’re out of the running. Our technology consultants will help you translate your vision into clear strategies and quickly achievable goals so you can reach customers before your competitors do.
“Good enough” software is never good enough for us. Our startup consultants bring diverse skills across mobile, web, cloud, and QA testing to help you build products that are optimized, scalable, and of the finest quality.
Startups are a particularly lucrative target for cybercriminals. As holders of multiple compliance certificates, we inject cybersecurity into every stage of the software development process — including consulting — to boost your cyber immunity for years to come.
You can expect:
A better understanding of your target market and audience
Unbiased expert guidance
Risk-free market entry
From research to results
Our developers are attuned to the needs of fast-growing startups and established businesses, including unicorns that are on their way to an IPO. From strategy through to technical execution and delivery, we’ll be there to guide your journey to the top.
Since new players enter the game every day, having a strong product-market fit is paramount. Our startup consultants define the vision and scope of the product with the end result of an actionable roadmap that can adapt as new technologies and regulations emerge.
Vention engineers help you decide on the best-fit tech stack, exploring the opportunities offered by cutting-edge technologies like AI, IoT, blockchain, and VR/AR. Our technology consultants also create seamless architecture design to make the product’s foundation scalable, adaptable, and easy to maintain and integrate with third parties.
After determining the tech used for building your product, its core functionality, and basic product infrastructure, we map out MVP development and launch so it fits in optimally with your existing products. This way, we can test your product idea with minimal cost and accelerate time to market.
Full-cycle product development
We cover all stages of the application lifecycle, from new product development through migration, modernization, and refinement. Our ultimate goal is to help you achieve better user experiences, lower financial risks, and higher ROI.
With your project timelines and goals in mind, we assemble your development team in days, packing it with the highly specialized talent vital for successful delivery and smooth product release.
Speed and quality don’t have to be a trade-off: We’re equally good at delivering both. Our QA teams examine each feature to identify all possible bugs and address them quickly and efficiently — long before they bug customers.
Engagement strategies to consider
We offer entire product development teams that furnish you with the vision, strategy, and roadmap for creating powerful, tailored products that maximize the return on your investment in technology.
If you need to augment your team with highly specialized talent fast, we’ve got just what you need. Our engineers will work side-by-side with your in-house team to co-create competitive, technically flawless products that wow investors and users alike.
Tap into the best minds in the industry
Driven by diverse skill sets and expertise in 30+ business verticals, we’re positioned to turn your ideas into a vehicle for revolutionary user experience — one that today’s seen-it-all consumers are looking for.
Banking & financial services
Marketing & advertising
Media & entertainment
FAQ for tech startup consulting
When should a startup consider consulting services?
From the very beginning. Launching a game-changing product takes significant time and seismic energy, and consulting with experts who have done it all before (many times!) makes the whole process faster, easier, and more seamless.
Who are your consultants?
Our startup consulting teams include senior technology leaders and solution architects with decades of experience building innovative products designed to scale. They’ll guide you through the entire software development lifecycle, from roadmap to launch.
What tech consulting services do you offer for startups?
Our consulting services cover every aspect of your startup’s trajectory, including MVP planning and development, architecture and technical roadmapping, balancing feature-flow against technical debt, and helping you choose third-party integrations to get to market faster.
Do you offer consulting services for regulatory compliance?
Of course. Our consulting services will help ensure your product complies with all relevant regulations for your region and industry, including financial technology and healthcare. We have deep experience across industries, and we keep up with regulations as they change, so no matter what your sector, we’ll help you make sure that your solution ticks all the boxes.
How does Vention ensure my data is safe?
Our robust cybersecurity services always prioritize the security and integrity of your data. We ensure all client communications and work are protected according to current best practices.
Does Vention offer any other consulting services?
In addition to wide-scope consulting services for startups, we also offer product discovery workshops, which can help businesses de-risk development and turn their product ideas into workable solutions, as well as our CTO as a Service offering, which is designed to provide high-level business advising and technology leadership.
What is the difference between a consultant and a technology partner?
While consulting provides access to cross-industry insights about your MVP, market position, technology requirements, and growth, a technology partner can help you action these insights. That means reduced hiring hassles and dedicated development experts from day one.
A tech stack for every scenario
We help you define — and then implement — a resilient and high-performance architecture that keeps pace with technology, market, and business change.
Trusted startup partner
- Freshly, Convene, and ClassPass are among our top startup clients
- 60% of clients backed by top accelerators
- 2.5-year average engagement
- 3,000+ experienced engineers on tap
- Full-cycle software development teams sync across time zones
- 71% of our developers are senior engineers and team leads
Proven track record
- Contributed to $12.2B in acquisitions and 21 IPOs
- 30% less time to market
- $600k in average client savings per year
Support for every startup
Software development for startups
Every startup needs software development services that balance boldness with reliability. Our dedicated teams build everything from MVPs to ambitious features that attract VCs. No matter the industry, we deliver best-in-class products.
CTO as a Service
Having built a number of unicorns and supported established enterprise-level clients, we can provide you with the level of technical leadership and support that you need, just when you need it.