The Dallas Accelerator Program will empower entrepreneurs with vital skills and strategies for business growth and sustainability.

The application deadline has been extended to May 7, 2024.

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Dallas Accelerator Program

Key Program Features:

  • Accelerator Academy: 10 intensive workshops using Kauffman Foundation FastTrac® Growth Venture™ for comprehensive business management training.
  • Tailored Services: Providing a range of services and resources customized to meet the unique needs and growth barriers of program participants.
  • Ongoing Support: Continuous one-on-one and group technical assistance, counseling and coaching for sustained growth and development.
  • Network Building: Assisting business owners in establishing a supportive ecosystem through seminars, events, professional networking opportunities and access to resource agencies and subject matter experts.
  • Knowledge in Market and Capital: Educating participants on market entry, capital access, including venture capital, and the effective use of technology for e-commerce and digital marketing.

Ultimate Program Goals:

  • The key features of the program are targeted to make businesses:
  • Competitive and contract-ready
  • Bankable (access to capital)
  • Bondable (if applicable)
  • Knowledgeable in e-Commerce and digital marketing

BCL’s Dallas Accelerator Program is designed to transform entrepreneurs into more skilled, competitive, and successful business leaders who are prepared to do business with the City of Dallas and other entities. For more information, contact Brian K. Marshall, Director of Entrepreneurship & Small Business BCL of Texas:

Where to Find Us
AUSTIN 1011 San Jacinto Blvd
Suite 500
Austin, TX 78701 P: 512.912.9884 F: 346.301.5752 NMLS #1114924
DALLAS 400 S Zang Blvd
Suite 1220
Dallas, TX 75208 P: 214.688.7456 F: 346.301.5752 NMLS #1114924
SAN MARCOS 302 W Hopkins St
Suite 2
San Marcos, TX 78666 P: 512.383.0027 NMLS #1114924