Since the 1930’s New Mexico has been a world leader in scientific research and development, we have a history of pushing the boundaries of scientific and technological discovery. New Mexico’s technology ecosystem is diverse and includes everything from established innovators like Intel to early-stage tech companies. Companies in New Mexico have unparalleled access to R&D facilities and talent and is home to three national research facilities and nationally recognized research universities.

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for Innovation Capacity

New Mexico is home to the country’s first purpose-built commercial space launch facility, Spaceport America, and is home to Virgin Galactic, SpaceX and others.

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in non-industry investment in R&D

New Mexico was ranked 1st in non-industry investment in research and development and 2nd in high-tech jobs

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Venture Capital Firms

There are over 20 venture capital firms geared towards tech startups located throughout New Mexico

Emerging Technologies

Just Some of Our Innovators

While New Mexico is home to several well-established technology companies including Facebook and Intel, where we thrive is in our rapidly expanding tech startups. Many small New Mexico technology companies have found enormous success in the state. From solar glitter to interactive walls, many cutting-edge inventions have started right here in New Mexico. 

  • Ideum makes interactive multi-touch tables and video display walls for museums, businesses, and institutions.
  • 3D Glass Solutions fabricates electronic packages and devices using photo-definable glass ceramic
  • Indica Labs generates software development for cancer research and other medical application
  • RS21 is a data science, visualization company that uses data and highly intuitive platforms to solve complex problems like crime, climate resilience, terrorism and population health problems
  • Descartes Labs is a data company using its data refinery for satellite imagery, allowing them to process images from the major NASA and ESA satellite constellations at scale.

Venture Capital Funding for Tech Startups

New Mexico has always fostered a cutting-edge tech startup ecosystem. New Mexico technology companies have access to over 20 different venture capital firms and funding sources throughout the state.

Larger Investment Funds

Altira Group

Epic Ventures

International Venture Fund/Invencor, Inc

Psilos Group Managers, LLC

Sun Mountain Capital

Micro Loan Providers

ACCION New Mexico

SBA 7(a) Loans


New Mexico Technology Companies

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