Advice and Guidance for New Ideas and Inventions

MDL Ventures, LLC (MDL) has been successfully commercializing ideas and inventions for over 20 years. We have licensed technologies, built businesses, raised capital, operated companies and managed several to successful exits. These efforts have generated over $300 million in shareholder value. Our unique process provides our clients with access to the expertise, resources and advice that they need to reach their goals.

Craig S. Markovitz MDL’s Principal

Craig S. Markovitz is an experienced entrepreneur with a history of successful business startup and technology commercialization activities. He has raised millions to fund companies and has successfully managed these companies to multiple exits, generating in excess of $300 million from these efforts.





MDL Ventures offers comprehensive business consulting and advisory services to entrepreneurs, colleges and universities, healthcare institutions, economic development organizations and business service companies. We have the perspective and experience required to analyze and validate opportunities and will provide the strategic advice, coaching, analysis and guidance required toput you in the best position to reach your goals.


Services Include
  • Start Up and launch advice
  • Development of commercialization strategies
  • Strategic partner identification/
  • Fund raising strategies
  • Technology licensing (university and corporate)
  • Technology review and assessment


Startup Breakdown

About the Startup Breakdown
The StartUp Breakdown is a comprehensive program developed to ensure an idea or invention addresses the essential business and technical issues that are critical to a successful commercialization plan and fund raising strategy.Craig Markovitz, MDL Ventures Principal, utilized the concepts in the StartUp BreakDown to start several companies and grow them into businesses that generated over $300,000,000 in value. Ideas and inventions are evaluated on a range of crucial business and technical criteria and the StartUp BreakDown will ensure that all of these critical factors are addressed.