learn tomorrow’s tech, today

Technology is the driving force behind business, which makes it a vital area of focus for up and coming companies. if you’re wanting to learn how to leverage the power of technology in your business, we can help. come and interact with today’s most forward thinking technologies, all under one roof.

Virtual reality

Are you curious about VR? Elevate your knowledge of this growing technology and see the role it plays in the future of business.

SAS® Analytical Software

Do you want to unleash the power of data? Explore how business leaders utilize this powerful technology to gather, analyze and manage business intelligence.

Toolwire© Cybersecurity Experience

Are you concerned with cybersecurity for your business? Walk through scenarios with realistic simulations to see how cybersecurity impacts real world situations.

Double Robot©

Would you like to explore the future of remote work and extreme commuting? Come and experience telepresence for yourself.

meet our team

People are truly at the heart of all innovation. people are also the driving force behind the redflint innovation experience center – a place that seeks to seamlessly connect people with ideas to the tech they need to bring their concepts to life.

 

Shavonnah Tièra Collins

Managing Director, RedFlint

 

Shavonnah has a diverse background including being part of the initial organizing team of Startup Weekend Las Vegas and teaching Starting Entrepreneurial Ventures at the University of Nevada Las Vegas Lee Business school. She has a background in startup ventures and is heavily involved in the entrepreneur community.

Marty Bauer

Managing Director, Iron Yard Ventures

 

Marty is not definitely your typical Managing Director. Although he used to weigh 300 pounds and make crying babies of Division I defensive linemen, he’s now a gentle-hearted husband to his wife, Sarah, father to his pooch, Shakey, and fearless leader of the startup company Ridepost. His superhuman abilities allow him to also serve as the head of all things Accelerator at The Iron Yard. He’s learning the art of the home brew and is an avid fly-fisherman.

Dennis Bonilla

Executive Sponsor, Executive Dean School of Information Systems & Technology

 

Dennis Bonilla is on the Hispanic IT Executive Council and the AZ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce board of directors. He is passionate about technology and the possibilities it creates for our communities, businesses and personal lives.

Ruth Veloria

Executive Sponsor, Executive Dean School of Business

 

Ruth Veloria joined University of Phoenix in 2011 after serving as the Vice President of client services at Charles Schwab. She is focused on entrepreneurship and the customer experience-side of business.

Stephenie Gloden

VP, Enterprise Resource Management, University of Phoenix

 

Stephenie has a diverse background, heavily rooted in technology and entrepreneurship.  She has a passion for innovation and leading transformative initiatives for both large enterprises and small businesses.  Stephenie is focused on educating budding entrepreneurs and inspiring intrapreneurs in our communities.

frequently asked questions

The RedFlint experience center is a dynamic place that seeks to share technology, ideas and knowledge with members of the business and entrepreneurial communities. We feature showcases that allow people to try the latest tech for themselves, as well as workshops and courses centered on technology and entrepreneurship.

Additionally, we are a business incubator and have partnered with Iron Yard Ventures to offer business acceleration help for businesses in the hospitality and entertainment industries.

Iron Yard Ventures is a 13-week residence program that works with startup companies from around the world to solve problems in the hospitality and entertainment industry. Startups receive equity investments to help grow their company and present their progress to investors at the end of the program.

Iron Yard Ventures is privately owned and is the sister company of Iron Yard Code Bootcamp. IYV manages the accelerator aspect of RedFlint.

There are many ways corporations can get involved, including helping identify strategic partners within the community and connecting us with K-12, non-profits, local businesses, public and government services. Members can also serve on our advisory board, act as a business mentor and offer services to companies within the incubator and accelerator.

Corporations can also sponsor Iron Yard Venture startup companies and events, including hosting speakers, technology showcases and workshops

We foster an open and collaborative environment that helps facilitate the exploration of technology. This type of environment is beneficial for startups and helps spark innovation and creative problem solving. We also promote the advancement of technology and feature ongoing showcases that allow you to experience the latest technology for yourself.

Our facilities are designed with collaboration in mind, including areas for co-working, free Wi-Fi, a concierge desk and meeting spaces. We also have flexible event space that is modular and fully configurable to meet a wide range of needs.

We will have a variety of technologies available for you to experience.  Currently we are featuring showcases that explore cybersecurity, analytical software and virtual reality. Please check with us frequently to stay up to date with our latest technological showcases and events.

Our technology showcase are available on a first come, first serve basis. You can send us a message ahead to determine the best time to stop in and explore.

Workshops are not credit bearing, but do look great on your resumé or LinkedIn profile.

Simply check the calendar and click for available times.  Find the time you need and follow the link to a sign up for the workshop or event.

Yes, we love sharing our center with the next generation of business leaders and innovators. Please contact us to make the appropriate arrangements.

We welcome partners from all sectors of the community. This includes business support organizations, industry leaders, students, those from the hospitality and entertainment industry as well as those from the non-profit sector.  Of course, we also welcome entrepreneurs and business leaders, who are at the heart of all we do at RedFlint.

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RedFlint Vegas
300 S, Fourth Street, Suite #180
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
702-408-3200
redflint@phoenix.edu
Open Monday-Friday 11am to 10pm, Saturday 10am to 3pm, closed Sunday