Burr Zimmerman, UVG Ltd.

Zimmerman is principal at Urban Venture Group (UVG), a firm focused on advancing science and commercializing emerging technology. With his help, Zimmerman’s clients have raised over $445 million in grant funds from federal and state agencies, including NIH, NSF, DOE, NASA, DoD, BARDA, DARPA, and SBIR. Zimmerman holds a PhD in chemical engineering and has industrial experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing and medical device development. He has worked with Miami University faculty in Biological Sciences, Biology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Kinesiology & Health, Microbiology, Scripps Gerontology Center, and Speech Pathology & Audiology on funded proposals.