This incubator and entrepreneurial community assists San Diego State University’s innovators and aspiring entrepreneurs in launching viable startups. Home to about 40 startup concepts across several industries at a time, ZIP Launchpad provides services and training to startups and social enterprises. Admitted participants begin with an Entrepreneurial Boot Camp that prepare them for a rigorous, 10-week series of workshops on lean start-up methodology (Experience Track). They receive access to the H.G. Fenton Company Idea Lab, mentorship from local executives, pro-bono legal guidance and access to investors and working capital grants.