The Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) and the Northwest Side Housing Center (NWSHC) are proud to present ScaleUp Belmont-Cragin funded by Wintrust. ScaleUp is an intensive 8-week program that gives established businesses the tools to grow.
Get Ready to ScaleUp Your Business
The ScaleUp program is the next step for your business. Each week’s session dives into different sides of your business, giving you the opportunity to review, learn and push yourself to the next level.
- Marketing: Your Brand, Mission, and the 30 Second Pitch
- Management: Building your Team
- Operations: Processes and Customer Service
- Subcontracting: Your Capability Statement
- Financial advising and loan assistance
- Government procurement and contracting assistance
- One-on-one mentoring
- Alumni support
- Networking opportunities
October 24- January 9
9:00am to 12:00pm (Tuesdays)
October 24, 2017 : Your Baseline Plan
October 31, 2017 : Your Industry Overview, and Analysis, 30 Second Pitch & Your Target Market
November 7, 2017 : Marketing Foundation Planning & Sales
November 14, 2017 : Online Marketing
November 28, 2017 : Operations
December 5, 2017 : Fiscal Responsibility
December 19, 2017 : Subcontracting
January 2, 2017: Shark Tank Panel with the Small Business Administration
January 9th: Graduation Celebration
Northwest Side Housing Center (NWSHC)
5233 W. Diversey Ave., Chicago, IL 60639
Who can apply?
If you have been in business for at least two years, have at least two employees (including yourself; 1099s and part-time employees qualify).
For more information, contact Nisha Floyd at 312 853 3477 x. 1490 or email@example.com
Sponsored by Wintrust Bank