Kirk J. Macolini




Kirk Macolini is the President and founder of InteliSpark (, a hands-on business development consulting firm specializing in securing non-dilutive funding for start-ups through the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR), Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR), and other government research funding programs. He has helped start-ups develop ~400 successful research proposals resulting in over $170,000,000 in non-dilutive funding.Clients have achieved over $500,000,000 in successful exits. In the last 24 months alone, he has helped 60 start-up companies secure non-dilutive funding for their research.