Business Resource Center
Helping Build Local Businesses

About G2M Accelerator

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The UVU Business Resource Center Go-To-Market Accelerator program is a process-driven system designed to help new entrepreneurs validate big ideas and help existing business owners re-connect with their customers. Program participants will have access to cutting-edge tools, methodologies, financial resources, accomplished mentors, grants, and office space. In short, The BRC is the hub for helping entrepreneurs accelerate their access to money, markets and mentors.

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 Accelerator Process - We help entrepreneurs innovate ideas into solutions customers beg for!

What We Are Looking For

  • -Teachable entrepreneurs with good ideas who are honestly wanting to move their ideas forward and develop into scalable businesses.
  • -Ideas in the Software / Hardware, Digital Media, Web-Related, or Advanced Manufacturing.
  • -Founding Teams consisting of at least two or more individuals. (Non-Students Welcome)
  • -Program is ideally suited for entrepreneurs wanting to develop new products and markets. 

Accelerator Program and Funding Placement Assistance

  • -Requires acceptance and participation in the program.
  • -Includes conducting rigorous primary research within suggested timelines. (Phase 1-3 months, Phase 2-6 months, Phase 3-1 year)
  • -Funding Placement Assistance for both debt and equity requests (see The Money Store tab on our home page) 
  • -No Equity Requirements.

What We Are Hoping To Achieve

  • -Big ideas that can change the world.
  • -Disruptive Products / Services that solve a customer's problem, meet a need, and are designed to have a clear value proposition to the customer.
  • -Teams that can execute and achieve critical milestones.
  • -Opportunities to build companies that have a solution that nails the pain in the market and can deliver revenues of $1MM to $100MM within four to five years.
  • -Business Models that can be developed into a repeatable, sustainable, and profitable business with high growth potential, sustainable gross margins and defensible   competitive advantages.

Process

  1. APPLY -  apply now
  2. REVIEW - Applications are reviewed and determined if the company / idea / applicant is a good fit.
  3. PRESENT – Regularly the UVU BRC Screening Committee invites applicants of interest to give a ten-minute presentation followed by Q&A. 
  4. NEXT STEPS - Following the presentation, applicants will be notified of how the UVU BRC Selection Committee would like to proceed. 

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