We Create Businesses That Unlock Growth

Venture Harbour is the world’s-first bootstrapped venture studio. Each year, we build a new venture with one rule; It must be more ambitious than the last.

We unlock growth in people, businesses and economies by building ventures that solve the biggest challenges facing tomorrow’s leading companies.

The Better Way to Build Ambitious, Independent Businesses.

Our ventures are entirely bootstrapped and funded by customers, forcing us to focus on building products that customers, not investors, love.

The Latest

Insights & guides from Venture Harbour’s growth marketing, engineering & product teams on how to successfully grow a bootstrapped startup.

September 21, 2020

The Ultimate Marketing Plan in 5 Steps

Once a reasonable way of aligning teams, marketing plans are relics of an outdated way of working; Slow annual/quarterly cycles, limited accountability and opinion taking precedent over a test &…
December 21, 2015

10 Best Email Marketing Software & Email Automation Tools of 2021

We surveyed 1,700+ marketers in the process of changing email software to find out which email marketing software is the best.
January 19, 2014

The Ultimate Startup Marketing Strategy

28 lessons for rapid startup growth from our own portfolio – and the growth teams at HubSpot, Dropbox, AirBnB & more.