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About Hyper Innovation

Hyper Innovation is a unique corporate innovation agency with a focus on customer-centricity and next-generation technologies.

Hyper Innovation brings strategic insights, deep experience and a systematic “kill fast, grow fast” process to pilot ideas with prospective technology partners and startups.

Our work leads to more informed decision-making about emerging technologies and de-risked investments in strategic partnerships, acquisitions, spin outs, and new product launches.

"We were able to  uncover new opportunities, vet our road map, and identify metrics for success to create breakthrough value."
Mike Zhang, VP Global Innovation, Lands’ End
“The connections have been tremendous in collaborating with other leaders from very different industries. There are unique opportunities for learning that I can’t get elsewhere.”
Dan Kaiser, SVP, Innovation, and Development, CUNA Mutual Group
“We were able to develop and validate key concepts for a second-generation product in six weeks with a nimble, diverse and talented team.”
Michael Grall, CEO, AfibAlert

Flexible Expertise and Agile Teams

We have an expansive bench of top university talent, Silicon Valley veterans, seasoned strategists, innovators, entrepreneurs, and creative thinkers with extensive track records. 

Sandra Bradley

Sandra Bradley


Kay Plantes

Kay Plantes

Strategist, Corporate Innovation


Jeff Glazer

Strategist, Emerging Tech and Legal

Joe Bashta

Joe Bashta

Strategist, Emerging Technologies


Brian Wiegand



Tom Mack

Strategist, Finance and Investments


Brad Chandler



We work with a diverse set of strategists, designers, developers, and subject matter experts including:

Husch Blackwell

Experts in legal data, privacy and other issues in the context of new technologies.


Leaders in data science, AI, and prescriptive analytics.


UX design and development.


Silicon Valley veterans and Agile Innovation experts.

Contact us to learn more about Hyper Innovation