On September 26th, 2022 the BEDC hosted an Info Session for the Enterprise Bermuda Accelerator.
The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) is now accepting applications for its accelerator programme – the Enterprise Bermuda Accelerator. This six-to-seven-month intensive programme provides support to small and medium sized business owners to help them scale their businesses. Utilizing the award-winning StreetWise ‘MBA’™ curriculum and a facilitated peer-learning method, entrepreneurs will receive hands-on training, networking, and industry support to help them scale their businesses.
The Accelerator will support business owners who have been in business for over three years, have at least one full-time employee besides the owner and earn a gross annual revenue between $100 thousand and $5 million. During the seven-month period participants will receive tools to help advance their business acumen, financial management, marketing and sales strategies, human resource tactics, business strategy development and strategies to access capital and develop contracts.
The Enterprise Bermuda Accelerator starts on Thursday, October 27th, 2022, and will run bi-weekly on Thursdays for 13 sessions over seven months. This innovative award-winning programme is designed specifically for established small and medium business owners, as well as non-profit managers. It is a great way to focus your goals, maximize your time, and make a big leap forward.
Interested business owners can apply online at by clicking https://programs.interise.org/bedc/#lp-pom-box-134. On, Monday, September 26th, interested entrepreneurs can attend a virtual information session to learn more about the program, meet the Facilitator, Program Manager and network with previous graduates and business owners that have successfully completed the StreetWise ‘MBA’™ curriculum.
Speakers: Erica Smith, Executive Director, BEDC; Colina Outerbridge, Business Data & Policy Analyst, BEDC; Richard Augustus, Client Service Representative, BEDC; Holden Pierre, Programme Manager, Inters; Tee Ogunyemi, Facilitator, Regent Consulting; Michelle White, CEO, Executemps Ltd.; Cornelia Rawlins, Owner, Daycore Painting.