WEPOWER CONSTRUCTION ACCELERATOR

Contact Ron Unterreiner to learn more: [email protected] | Application closes Thursday, 6/10

WEPOWER is launching a twelve-week business accelerator for Black and Latinx/Latine business owners who are passionate and ready to engage with general contractors, service providers, business advocates, and capital sources to grow their businesses. If selected, the price of admission is your time and effort, with the goal of each business building lasting relationships with general contractors, accessing market-rate capital, and being positioned to bid on projects for growth.

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Ideal Entrepreneur

  • Business owners with a passion for the industry and a desire to learn, grow their business, and compete on the major commercial projects in the St. Louis marketplace.  
  • In business for 2+ years with expected revenues for the current year between $100K-$1M.
  • Experienced in their trade with a proven performance record on commercial projects.

Accelerator Benefits

  • Weekly group meetings are designed to guide business owners to opportunities and to long-term success.
  • One-on-one coaching with an assigned professional and experienced business advocate.
  • Access to accounting and administrative services to prepare accurate and timely financial information.
  • Access a market-rate line of credit to ensure adequate working capital to manage and grow your business effectively.
  • Relationship building will include introductions to major general contractors and owners in the St. Louis marketplace.
  • Preparation for project opportunities with local anchor institutions.
  • Continued mentoring and relationship-building assistance after the accelerator formally ends.

Key Dates

5/24 - Application Opens

6/10 - Application Closes

Key Dates

5/24 - Application Opens

6/10 - Application Closes

Contact Ron Unterreiner to learn more: [email protected] | Application closes Thursday, 6/10