Women’s Business Accelerator Program

Women’s Business Accelerator Program

2017 Women’s Business Accelerator Program:
Building Confidence, Honing Skill Sets and Poising for Growth

The LiftFund Women’s Business Center is now accepting applications for the 2017 Women’s Business Accelerator (WBA) program. This comprehensive accelerator is designed for women entrepreneurs in San Antonio looking to take their business to the next level. The 8 week program will run from September 7 – October 26, 2017 and will focus on the following topics:

  • Growth strategy
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Finance


Over the course of the program, participants will take part in a combination of expert led workshops, one-on-one meetings with mentors and peer-to-peer discussions all designed to help them improve their business processes and set a solid foundation for growth. Through networking with other small business owners, participants will develop a solid support system they can count on as they continue their entrepreneurial endeavors.

Applications will be accepted until August 7, 2017. Find the application HERE


  • Must be active owner of business (50%+)
  • Business must be in operations and making sales
  • Must be committed to growth
  • Must be able to attend and actively participate in at least 14 of the 16 sessions

For more information about the Women’s Business Accelerator program, call the LiftFund WBC at 888-587-9575 or email Margot Slosson at mslosson@liftfund.com.

Program Agenda:

Date Time Topic
Thursday, Sept. 7: 6:00-7:30 pm   Opening Reception
Saturday, Sept. 9: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm   Setting the Foundation
Tuesday, Sept. 12: 4:00-6:00 pm    Special Presentation: Imposter Syndrome
Thursday, Sept. 14: 4:00-6:00 pm    Marketing Clinic
Tuesday, Sept. 19: 4:00-6:00 pm    Pitch Perfect
Thur, Sept.  21: 4:00-6:00 pm    Life Balance Panel & Forum
Tues., Sept. 26: 4:00-6:00 pm    Sales Clinic
Thursday, Sept. 28: 4:00-6:00 pm    Marketing & Sales Forum
Tuesday, October 3: 4:00-6:00 pm    Pitch Practice (Optional)
Thursday, Oct. 5: 4:00-6:00 pm    Women and the Mental Game of Value and Money
Tuesday, Oct. 10: 4:00-6:00 pm    Financial Clinic
Thursday, Oct. 12: 4:00-6:00 pm    Building a Team
Tuesday, Oct. 17: 4:00-6:00 pm    Strategy Presentation
Thursday, Oct. 19: 4:00-6:00 pm    Strategy Workshop
Tuesday, Oct. 24: 4:00-6:00 pm    Strategy Workshop
Thursday, Oct. 26: 4:00-6:00 pm    Graduation & Final Pitches