Our Mission

InventiveLabs helps people identify their passion and assists them in turning it into a livelihood. We have a name for people who join our program - Inventives! They are people that think way outside the box. Some may have a learning difference like ADHD, dyslexia or autism; some may not. All "brain types" are welcome to join us, as the combination of different thinkers can lead to amazing things!

We provide acceptance, mentorship, guidance and support for those looking to find a new direction for their life story.

We offer various PROGRAMS for people to choose from to meet their goals:


Pitch Competition

Have you honed in on an idea that you think is the next big thing? Do you need help with formulating your business model? Would you like to win a cash prize to fund it? Do you or a business partner have a "learning difference"? Then this competition may be for you!

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Got ideas? Maybe too many of them? Our Entrepreneurship Program is for individuals looking for an alternative path to success with the goal of launching a business or new career. We help you identify your passion and turn it into a livelihood. And, if the Pitch Competition is interesting to you, this is a great introductory program.


We offer a modified version of our signature program for college bound and college-age people to explore potential career choices and related majors. If you have an entrepreneurial project you want to explore, this may be the Gap Year for you. 

InventiveLabs wins 2016 "Excellence in Leadership" Award from the IDA!


InventiveLabs and 4 teams pitched May 23rd in Redmond at the Microsoft HQ at their diversity and supplier conference. The judges selected Xinarow as the overall winner with QIPO taking the audience choice award.

4 teams are on to Seattle to pitch at the Microsoft Diversity and Supplier conference after winning our Amesbury competition held May 4th! The teams, in order of finish are Hyperapptive, Xinarow, QIPO and GeoMonuments.

Check out our press release with Microsoft about our Pitch Competition. The excitement is building. Click here.

InventiveLabs receives "Excellence in Leadership Award" from International Dyslexia Association. Our co-founders, Tom and Rick keynoted the opening of their annual conference in Orlando in October.

learn more about the Lab:

Our Mission:

Watch Rick Fiery's TedX talk describing the Lab and its mission:


Rebecca tells her story about creating her own fashion line:


Watch Dr. Ned Hallowell speak at the Lab re: entrepreneurship


Craig talks about co-founding a new app design company:


Launched from the Lab:

  • Hyperapptive
  • Xinarow
  • QIPO
  • GeoMonuments
  • Campus Connect
  • Uuuga
  • Pareau Australia
  • MvY Enterprises
  • Forced Evolution - A Novel
  • Pen Dragon Art Accessories
  • Cape Anne Vapors
  • Praxis Fox


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