Are you a small business owner in Calgary? Have you been operating your business for at least one year, with no time for marketing? Are you not seeing the sales you had planned on? Then the Momentum Venture Accelerator may be the right program for you!
The Venture Accelerator is a part-time 6 month program for business owners that are looking to stabilize their business through marketing and sales support. With knowledgable guest speakers, bi-monthly coaching, post program mentorship and the development of a strategic plan, participants address current business challenges and personal stressors to gain control of their business.
In addition participants will have access to a $1,500 Traction Loan throughout the program, to accelerate their strategic plan, as well as access to Momentum’s post program Micro Loan.
The diversity of businesses and rich classroom dialogue provides an opportunity to learn from other businesses and build lasting partnerships. Businesses have included an organic food delivery service, a home renovation business, a graphic designer and a virtual winery!
Program requirements include:
- Operating a business for at least 1 year
- Financial statements for 1 year of operations
- A $90.00 fee reimbursed at the end of the program
- Submission of a Marketing Portfolio
- A Calgary or High River based business
To learn more about how you and your business could benefit from this valuable program or to apply please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 403-204-2670.
Learn more about the program here: http://www.momentum.org/wva
Previously the Accelerator program was women only. However, starting in October 2014 the program will be co-ed.