KRyanCreative, LLC (KRC) is a South Carolina based, veteran owned, seed-stage start-up company. KRC advances solutions to society’s most pressing problems with research and products that are transformational, consequential, and impactful, (“Technology Development for Societal Impact!”). KRC participates in the federal Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) process in two domains: advanced vertical lift technology and behavioral health narrative analytics for isolated and long dwell operations under stress such as combat, space flight and climate trauma. KRC also consults on Defense Weapons Acquisition and the Base Realignment and Closure process. Mentoring is also offered on how to translate complicated (and intimidating) federal/military requirements into local opportunity for small business. KRC is a current recipient of its third South Carolina EPSCoR/IDeA grant for SBIR Phase 0 research.