Apply Now — next cohort begins in August 2017. Scroll down for application.
If your business qualifies you can be mentored one-on-one by experienced entrepreneurs and investors to develop and execute a specific, personalized business growth plan.
We know what it’s like… growing your business is hard work. Wouldn’t it be great to have someone that could work with you to help you make the big decisions, meet investors, and decide which of the 10 things on your list is actually the most important?
At Windham Grows, this is what you’ll get!
Hatchery cohorts receive:
- A specific personalized plan for scaling up your business.
- Access to subject matter experts in marketing, information technology, legal, financial, operations and quality control to help bring your ideas to life.
- Access to resources including land, barns, production space, research space, retail testing space and more.
- Local education on the most important entrepreneurial practices of the day.
- A network of like-minded entrepreneurs to support and keep you on track.
Windham Grows is not for everyone. You must be committed to growing your business. Our programs include onsite activities in downtown Brattleboro 2-3 times per month.
To qualify your business must:
Have a product or service that can be sold beyond Windham county (even if it’s not presently)
- Have at least one founding partner working full time in the business.
- Have adequate time and family support to empower you to focus on your business.
- Produce a product or service that is food or agriculture-related.
If your business qualifies, please fill out the form below and we will get back to you to discuss the application process.