W Ventures Named Maryland Outstanding Innovator

Baltimore Business Journal and Maryland Inno Select W Ventures for 2022 Fire Awards

W Ventures, a one-of-a-kind VC and accelerator company, is proud to announce it was selected as one of the Baltimore Business Journal and Maryland Inno 2022 Fire Awards’ winners, in the Ignitors category. Baltimore Business Journal and Maryland Inno created the Fire Awards to recognize outstanding innovators that are helping to build the entrepreneurial ecosystem across Maryland.

“We’re thrilled to be recognized as one of the inaugural Fire Award recipients! We created W Ventures to help grow the entrepreneurial and startup ecosystem in Baltimore and greater Maryland,” said David Warschawski, managing partner of W Ventures. “Since launching W Ventures just over a year ago, the success has been incredible. We’ve grown the footprints of our portfolio companies, turned ideas into real products and brought many entrepreneurs to the growing Baltimore region!”

W Ventures accepts applications from startup founders on a rolling basis. Portfolio companies receive access to its network of angel and VC investors, as well as business and subject matter experts who can assist in refining every aspect of their offerings. The company provides either cash investments and/or marketing communications services in exchange for equity and offers beautiful office space and living quarters for executives. Additionally, W Ventures often works with its extensive network to share investment opportunities with other potential investors and to engage expert feedback on potential investments.

For additional information on W Ventures or to schedule an interview with David Warschawski, please contact Carson Denbow at carson.denbow@warschawski.com. For information on eligibility criteria and how to apply, founders should visit https://wventuresllc.com/.

Learn more about the Fire Awards and see other winners, here.

About W Ventures

W Venturesis a one-of-a-kind accelerator that combines three elements:  the ability to do marketing communications work in exchange for equity, the financial backing and connections of a VC firm, and a beautiful incubator workspace and living quarters for its founders.  W Ventures focuses on high growth potential companies based in or willing to relocate to or co-headquarter in the Baltimore/Washington region. For information on eligibility criteria and how to apply, founders should visit https://wventuresllc.com/.

About Warschawski

Warschawski is a national, fully integrated agency and a Google Certified Agency Partner that offers the following services under one roof: Advertising, Digital, PR, Branding, Marketing Creative Design, Web Development, Social Media and Crisis Communications. Warschawski delivers the experience and expertise of a large firm coupled with the personalized attention and care of a boutique agency. Warschawski has been named the “U.S. Small Agency of the Year” for 3 years in a row and for 10 consecutive years has been ranked one of the top 30 “Best Agencies to Work For.”  The company, whose clients include Fortune 500 and Inc. 500 companies, has won more than 200 awards for its marketing communications work in 15 years. Warschawski was founded in 1996 and has offices in New York, Washington D.C. and Baltimore.