Futurpreneur Canada is proud to present the Growth Accelerator, an exciting opportunity for innovative entrepreneurs who are looking to take their businesses to new heights.
If you’ve launched an innovative business, have demonstrated a track record of revenue growth and are ready to make key decisions about expansion, the Growth Accelerator could be exactly what you need to take your start-up to the next level.
This initiative, launched in partnership with Spin Master Inc. and supported by Dentons Canada and Ramp Communications, is open to Futurpreneur-supported entrepreneurs who are ready to grow their start-up. Successful candidates will need to demonstrate they have an innovative and proven business model offering a unique product or service, an improved process or the potential to impact the market in new ways.
The accelerator includes two sessions over 12 months – one in the fall and another in the spring. Each participant receives over $3,000 in mentorship and coaching from Accelerator partners, as well as:
Once the applications period has closed, each applicant is scored based on eligibility criteria. If selected to move on, each remaining applicant will need to pitch their business and growth challenge in front of a panel of judges. Up to 10 businesses will be chosen to participate in each accelerator.
If you want to grow and scale your business, you’re likely going to need to pitch your idea at some point. Whether you’re looking for investments, working to bring on a new account or hoping to join a program like the Futurpreneur Growth Accelerator, it’s important to perfect the art of the pitch!
To support you in crafting the optimal pitch deck and knowing exactly how to use it, our friends at Spin Master Inc. have developed a resource for you. Spin Master Vice President of Sales Tom Linnemann walks you through the 12 steps every pitch needs and provides insider advice to help your pitch stand out.