The Business Accelerator Program at East Stroudsburg University was launched in December 2001 to revitalize the surrounding Pennsylvania area. Not just supporting US based companies, the Business Accelerator Program is open to the international startup community, looking to help passionate entrepreneurs take their nascent stage ventures through a build, learn, repeat model to prepare them for external funding. Ventures benefit from full access to East Stroudsburg University’s expansive network of technology and human resources.
Highlights of the Business Accelerator program include space, mentorship, business development support and a tight-knit community of like-minded entrepreneurs.
The Business Accelerator at ESU is an intense program focused on mentorship and resources that help early stage entrepreneurs scale their ventures. Participation in the program guarantees exclusive office space, access to funding opportunities, a network of mentors and advisers and a chance to take innovative ventures to the world stage.
To provide an entrepreneurial environment that supports business start-ups, encourages innovation and enhances the economic vitality of the region.
- Grow new companies
- Develop entrepreneurs
- Cultivate business networking opportunities
- Create life-sustaining jobs
- Encourage capital investment