...we believe [XLR8UH] to be the best program in Hawaii that quickly gets startups up and running based upon solid business fundamentals. The process isn't touchy-feely cheerleader stuff, more like acid washing and tough love, but

Dennis Furukawa

CEORealGreen Power

XLR8UH brings seasoned, VC savvy and passionate start-up professionals to coach, challenge, support and accelerate the thinking and planning of each of the cohort companies. Their enthusiasm and dedication was an inspiration to our team.

John Bay


XLR8UH equipped us scientists the tools to understand business concepts and execute the principles in creating our own business plans. They honed our presentations skills and gave us the confident to turn our ideas into

Dr. Soojin Jun

Jun Innovations