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WHOA brings new venture opportunities to life.

Your independent partner for discovering, building and executing new venture opportunities, WHOA brings together serious strategy, rigorous research and inspired design to deliver real results for your innovation challenges.

 
 
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Venture Development

OUR CORE SERVICE

WHOA helps companies identify, develop, and launch product, service, and digital ventures. Our process is grounded in high quality research (the only kind worthwhile), innovative business thinking, and human centered design. Every step is built to uncover and turn insights into scalable, high-value ventures for your business.

 
 
 



Research

OPPORTUNITY DISCOVERY
Insights built on proven methodologies and expert interpretation, not under-analyzed data without context.




Strategy

WINNING BUSINESS MODELS
With WHOA, expect more than spreadsheets, vague summaries, blind action items, data points and PowerPoints.




Design

EXPERTS AT EXECUTION
If having an idea was enough, Einstein wouldn’t have had that saying about inspiration versus perspiration.

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Whether it's needing a new perspective on customers, adapting to changing markets, or expanding your business beyond the core – WHOA can turn your business challenges into innovation opportunities.

 

Our fresh-thinking, independence, and lightning-fast responsiveness enable you and your business to take full advantage of your unique opportunities. And if you’re not sure where to start, we can start there.

 
 
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Not Jacks-of-all-trades, but masters of a sizeable number.

Our methodology blends design thinking, empathy, entrepreneurship and experimentation into a service offering built to deliver one thing: exceptional results.

  

         THE RIGHT FOUNDATION
WHOA's approach leverages established innovation techniques and is grounded in the three key skills for innovation: Design, Research, and Business Strategy.     
         AGILE AND INDEPENDENT
Our independence keeps our client’s interests at the heart of everything we do. Because your business interest is our business interest. Literally.
         STREAMLINED SERVICE
The right amount of cooks in the kitchen – with less overhead and less actual heads – our streamlined operating model allows us to stay focused on your results.
         END TO END PROCESS
Our process, from discovery through development, is designed to deliver functional exploratory product and service ventures for your business.