Defining the Adjacent Possible
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a corporate venture studio?
A corporate venture studio is an organization that partners with corporations, and innovates new ideas that could potentially disrupt the market. We have developed models, systems, and processes to create startups that ensures efficient use of our internal and external resources. Once we launch our products or services, the businesses operate as fully autonomous companies.
Our goal is to disrupt corporations internally, before someone does it externally.
Who are your typical clients?
We work in various sectors included by not limited to:
- Credit Union
- Ridesharing & Transportation
How can I work at Horizon Two Labs?
We’re glad you’re interested in working with us in Columbus, Ohio.
After you have reviewed our website and understand what we do, send us a message telling us why you want to work here. We appreciate brevity in your cover letter.
If we are interested in talking further, we will contact you to set up the next steps.
Do you create startups internally?
Yes! We launch internal projects often. If you would like to pitch an idea to our team, please contact us with more information about your project.
Accelerators & Bootcamps
H2L has run and advised several highly regarded accelerators. We leverage problem statements to globally source the best and brightest startups; surround them with world class mentors and investors and quickly advance in market validation and business development.
H2L helps corporations commercialize internal IP via corporate accelerators. Additionally, we team with entrepreneurs to bring ideas to market from concept stage, pre-seed — all the way to resurrecting orphaned investments.
We help big corporations think and act more like startups using lean methodologies, growth hacks and exponential best practices to advance products, new lines of business and the adjacent possible.
H2L leverages our vast startup, community, investor network and resources to find startups and solutions which address specific problems or opportunities for our corporate partners. We use this same capability to source startups for our accelerators, open innovation challenges and investor deal sourcing.