The Accelerator provides coaching, connections, and access to capital to help you scale your business, build a great team, and get ready for investment. Our 14-week business accelerator program can give you the knowledge, mentorship, and community you need to build the business you envision.
If you’re ready to take your business to the next level — for yourself and your community — we want to help. Take a look at our criteria to see if the Accelerator is the right fit for you.
14 weeks to work on the four pillars: growth strategy, people strategy, capital strategy and investment readiness.
On average 20 hours per month with your cohort in structured workshops and with your strategic advisor.
Cohort based, in-person and virtual workshops centered on strategic learnings and practical takeaways.
1-on-1 mentoring session with high-caliber advisors to put learnings into action.
2% deferred equity.
Capacity and ability to participate in an intensive program.
Our Accelerator is a game-changer for entrepreneurs who want to grow their business and make a positive impact on their communities. The Accelerator at ICA can support your entrepreneurial journey while giving you the coaching, connections, and capital you need to succeed.Apply Today
“I feel lucky to have had this experience. The class content was so relevant, and the instructors were brilliant and well organized. […] The cohort was a great mix of passionate business owners all at the same growth stage, so it was beneficial for us all to share experiences and learn from each other.”
“I was able to calibrate my own experiences, strengths, and weaknesses alongside other similar people. Spending time with other business owners who were facing similar learning curves and challenges provided a certain amount of reflection that is elusive in the flurry of day-to-day work.”
“The Accelerator helped me build confidence as a leader to be more directive and delegate effectively. It also helped me be able to make hard decisions based on looking at the data of my business and be able to get buy-in from my team about how to pivot to the trends.”
“The unique part of the Accelerator was the relationship built with ICA and the hands-on support received by the staff.
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