About Us | MainVest

Not Just Main Streets,
Your Streets

We are dreamers with experienced backgrounds in launching disruptive ideas, re-creating the way Americans start and operate businesses.

The Team


CEO & Co-Founder

Coming off of nearly seven years of experience at Uber, Nicholas is an expert in GoToMarket Strategy and business operations for marketplaces. He played various roles at Uber: launching Uber's marketing presence in New England, scaling its marketing team, going to market with every Uber core product—from UberBLACK to UberPOOL—and more.


CFO & Co-Founder

An experienced financial analyst and CFA charterholder, Ben has assisted in the valuations of hundreds of businesses for companies across a multitude of industries over the last five years. Ben brings integral financial experience to the team, including the development of the EaRN note, an equity-alternative debt investment for small businesses.

How we work with you


Find small businesses in your community. Invest as little as $100 in the ones you believe in. If your investments are successful, get quarterly returns and share in the success of the small business economy.Learn more.

Start Investing

Local Businesses

Get access to local investors in your community. Raise between $1,000 and $1,070,000 to get your business off the ground. As your business grows, you return a portion of your gross revenue to the investors that helped you get started. Learn more.

Start receiving investment

Want to work with us?

We aren't going to stop until we reshape the small business ecosystem and make Main Street America accessible to anyone and everyone.

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