Accelerators

Scale Up Milwaukee produces two accelerators that provide access to expert faculty, tools and other other resources to stimulate growth for businesses in the region. These accelerators are hosted by the Lubar Entrepreneurship Center at UW-Milwaukee.

For information about either of our programs, email Elizabeth Cizinsky.

Growth Accelerator
High growth training program for businesses with approximately $1M-$10M in annual revenue. Led by UWM faculty and industry experts, sessions focus on increasing growth ambition and capacity by improving sales and marketing, organizational development and finances.

2020 program has been postponed 

SPARC
Growth training program for Black-, LatinX-, and woman- owned businesses with annual revenue between $100,000 and $1M. Our 2020 program is open to all businesses regardless of location. 

2020 program began in September.

Growth Accelerator alumni panel discussed their experience and success with Scale Up Milwaukee with cohort 6.