Eric Drummond

CEO and Founder

Innovation Corridor

Eric Drummond is an entrepreneur, business development ecosystem builder, and a former partner at one of the globe’s largest international law firms, now with 46 offices in 21 countries.  Drummond has more than 25 years of business, corporate, and complex administrative law experience, with a focus in emerging technology, next generation digital architecture, alternative energy issues, telecommunications, climate, and capital formation.

Drummond was elected Mayor of a small community in Colorado by the largest margin in a contested Mayoral race in the history of his city. During his term in office in 2008, the city was recognized as “One of the Coolest Small Towns in America” by Fodors travel.  He has represented the U.S. Department of Energy in the nation’s $32.4 billion Section 1705 Loan Guarantee Program and was appointed to Colorado’s Renewable Energy Development Team by the Governor in 2011. In 2012, he was asked to assist in creating the Energy Fellows Institute, where he founded the Clean Energy Generation program and ultimately served as Co-Managing Director. 

An advocate for Colorado’s innovation and business community, he was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Colorado Venture Capital Authority by the President of the Senate in 2013 and currently serves as the Board Chair. In 2014, Drummond was appointed to the 5-member Foundation Board of Directors for the University Corporation for Atmosphere Research (UCAR) in Boulder, Colorado.  UCAR manages the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), the nation’s premiere federally funded research lab in weather forecasting, climate, and the earth sciences, on behalf of the National Science Foundation. In 2016, he founded the Innovation Corridor technology and investment platform.

Drummond is the former Vice Chair of the Innosphere technology incubator, headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado.  He is the CEO and Founder of the Innovation Corridor, a B2B technology and investment platform comprised of two national labs and Fortune 500 enterprise partners, and is the President of Global Strategy for FORMATIV, the lead owner and developer of the new World Trade Center at 38th and Blake in Denver. Drummond received his Undergraduate Degree in Philosophy (emphasis in Symbolic Logic and Predicate Calculus) from the University of Texas at Austin and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas School of Law.

Eric Drummond

CEO and Founder

Innovation Corridor

Eric Drummond is an entrepreneur, business development ecosystem builder, and a former partner at one of the globe’s largest international law firms, now with 46 offices in 21 countries.  Drummond has more than 25 years of business, corporate, and complex administrative law experience, with a focus in emerging technology, next generation digital architecture, alternative energy issues, telecommunications, climate, and capital formation.

Drummond was elected Mayor of a small community in Colorado by the largest margin in a contested Mayoral race in the history of his city. During his term in office in 2008, the city was recognized as “One of the Coolest Small Towns in America” by Fodors travel.  He has represented the U.S. Department of Energy in the nation’s $32.4 billion Section 1705 Loan Guarantee Program and was appointed to Colorado’s Renewable Energy Development Team by the Governor in 2011. In 2012, he was asked to assist in creating the Energy Fellows Institute, where he founded the Clean Energy Generation program and ultimately served as Co-Managing Director. 

An advocate for Colorado’s innovation and business community, he was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Colorado Venture Capital Authority by the President of the Senate in 2013 and currently serves as the Board Chair. In 2014, Drummond was appointed to the 5-member Foundation Board of Directors for the University Corporation for Atmosphere Research (UCAR) in Boulder, Colorado.  UCAR manages the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), the nation’s premiere federally funded research lab in weather forecasting, climate, and the earth sciences, on behalf of the National Science Foundation. In 2016, he founded the Innovation Corridor technology and investment platform.

Drummond is the former Vice Chair of the Innosphere technology incubator, headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado.  He is the CEO and Founder of the Innovation Corridor, a B2B technology and investment platform comprised of two national labs and Fortune 500 enterprise partners, and is the President of Global Strategy for FORMATIV, the lead owner and developer of the new World Trade Center at 38th and Blake in Denver. Drummond received his Undergraduate Degree in Philosophy (emphasis in Symbolic Logic and Predicate Calculus) from the University of Texas at Austin and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas School of Law.