Javelin is an enterprise software and services company to help innovators test the viability of new product ideas. Our services arm, Lean Startup Machine, is an global educational workshop in over 200 cities. We've developed a 3-day curriculum to teach entrepreneurs how to use a structured experimentation process to validate their business ideas before building. The software we've created package our training into tools to help entrepreneurs test, launch, and build their ideas even faster and more effectively. Our mission is to reduce the time and cost it takes to build successful businesses and to empower anyone with an idea to succeed by focusing on creating customer value.
- Industry: Software
- Year Started: 2010
- Organization Type: For-Profit
- # of Employees: 10 ( as of Dec 31, 2013)
Grace Ng is the Co-Founder of Javelin, an enterprise software and services company to help innovators test the viability of new product ideas. She has trained thousands of entrepreneurs around the world, and coached teams from GE, ESPN, Lockheed Martin, The White House, and Wharton UPenn to help them explore, validate, and launch new products. Grace's work has been featured in national media outlets including Forbes, Wall Street Journal, and Fast Company. She is active as a mentor for female leadership programs to help young women achieve their potential.
- Age: 28
- Ethnicity: East Asian
Trevor is an author and entrepreneur. He's the Founder & CEO of Javelin.com, an enterprise software company that helps innovators test the viability of new product ideas. Today, Javelin has helped tens of thousands of startup founders and individuals from organizations including Google, Salesforce, News Corp, Intuit, and others, start thousands of new businesses across six continents. In his recently published book, The Lean Enterprise (Wiley 2014), Trevor details the approach for corporations to structure innovation teams and apply Lean Startup to launching new products. Owens's work has been featured in national media outlets including Forbes, Fast Company, Business Insider, Mashable, and American Express OPEN Forum, among others.
- Age: 29
- Ethnicity: Caucasian