ACCELERATE YOUR BUSINESS

Whether you are an individual or a team, let us help you with your idea, grow your business, or expand your network.

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How Can We Help You?

I HAVE AN IDEA
Are you looking to brainstorm an idea, seek expert advice, or expand your skill base?


READY TO LAUNCH OR BUY A BUSINESS 
Are you looking for support as you navigate the world of innovation and entrepreneurship?


READY TO GROW MY BUSINESS
Are you looking for help with your small business, your enterprise, global markets, or workforce development?  


BUSINESS SERVICES FOR WOMEN
Are you looking for support with your business, your skill development, or a community of women?   


 

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Resources for Your Idea

Whether you’re in the idea phase or needing to think through your launch, AccelerateMT has services to support you as you navigate the next steps.

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Get Help With Your Startup Idea

Do you have an idea but aren’t sure what to do with it?

We offer consultations and free coaching sessions to help you explore and develop your idea.

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Skill Building

Are you looking to develop your business skills?

Start a conversation with us about how we can help you build the skills you'll need to bring your idea to life.

Learn more about:

  • Pursue Your Passion Startup Course
  • Code School Boot Camp
  • Business Basics
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Get Connected

Connect with Montana's Entrepreneur community:

  • Learn alongside other Montana business owners and entrepreneurs.
  • Get introductions to supportive mentors, attorneys, accountants, and talented team members.
  • Join networking events
  • Join learning groups in your industry

Join our community today or set up a coaching session with Karl to get connected!

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Looking for Something More?

Don’t see what you’re looking for? We’re here to help.

Contact us

Looking for Business Services Specific to Women?

Connect with the Women's Entrepreneurship and Leadership Lab (W.E.L.L.) team to learn more about coaching services, courses, and the Women Business Center. 
 

Let W.E.L.L. Support You

Ready to Launch or Buy a Business

As you look for support, look no further, we have the resources to help you navigate the world of innovation and entrepreneurship.

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Get Coaching

Are you needing expert advice? Are you ready to launch but want to run your idea by experts?

We have coaching services free of charge for you. Book a session today:

 

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Skill Building

Looking to access skills you need to manage your business?

Entrepreneurs are often seeking knowledge in finances, marketing, hiring, and building a team. We have the expertise to ensure you gain the skills you need for success.

Get Started Today

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Prototyping & Innovation

Already have an idea but need to build it or need a place to plan it out?

We have the space and expertise to help you build a prototype or develop your innovation.

Contact us and we can help you get set up.

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Seeking Funding?

Looking for funds to launch or buy a business?

Our team can review your funding needs, help evaluate funding options and connect you to potential funding sources.

Contact Us

Looking for Something Else?

We are here to help. If you can't find what you need, let us know what you are looking for.
 

Contact Us

Ready to Grow Your Business?

Whether you’re a small business or a large enterprise, we have the resources to take your organization to the next level.

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Sell to the Government

Are you thinking about selling to the government?

AccelerateMT's Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) team has the tools to support you. 

Talk to Patty Cox today to get started.

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Access Global Markets

Looking to tap into international markets and trade?

The Montana World Trade Center has been helping Montana businesses of all sizes expand internationally and grow their market reach domestically for 25 years.

Our team provides services to navigate global markets, access funding opportunities, and international business & trade.

Check out our website to learn more

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Workforce & Talent Needs

Need help attracting and retaining talent?

Recruiting and retaining employees has become more important than ever.

Whether you're a business, nonprofit, or government agency, we have trainings, workforce needs assessments, and talent optimization programs for you.

Learn More

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Resources for Small Businesses

Are you a small Montana-based business looking for resources to support your growth?

The Small Business Development Center(SBDC) has regional centers to help! Check out the Montana SBDC website.

For small businesses in Mineral, Missoula, Ravalli, and Sanders counties check out the website or contact Jenn and the SBDC team today!

Contact Our Team

We're here to help you navigate your next steps

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Michael Braun

Director, Employer Partnerships

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Patty Cox

Government Contracting Advisor, Montana PTAC

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Brigitta Miranda-Freer, MBA, CGBP

Executive Director, Montana World Trade Center

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Paul Gladen

Director, Accelerate Montana & Blackstone Launchpad

 

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Morgan Slemberger

Director, Women's Entrepreneurship & Leadership Lab

 

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Rebekah Skoog

Program Manager, Accelerate Montana

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Jennifer Stephens

SBDC Regional Director, Missoula SBDC

 

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Karl Unterschuetz

Outreach & Program Manager, Rural Innovation Initiative