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Velocity 2024 Business Accelerator Is Now Accepting Applications

Get ready to supercharge your startup!

Join the Center for Creative Economy (CCE) for a 10-week program designed to help you turn your creative ideas into successful businesses. With customized curriculum and expert mentors, the Velocity 2024 Business Accelerator is everything you need to rev up your entrepreneurial journey.

The Velocity business accelerator is seeking to help companies in Animation, Apparel, Art, Beauty, Digital Media, Film, Game Design, Photography, Video Production, Culinary, Music Industry, Podcasting, Creative Concept Development, Theatrical Production, Creative Services.

Participants can expect to:

  • Master the basics of business
  • Strengthen their brand
  • Perfect their pitch

And the best part? One participating company has a chance to win $10K in seed-stage grant funding.

Velocity is for you if you are: 

  • Ready to turn your creative skills into a thriving business
  • Eager to take your venture to new heights
  • Looking for funding and pitch perfection
  • Ready to learn from the best in the business

Don’t miss out on this opportunity! The deadline to apply is June 4, 2024.

» Click here for more information

» Go to the Velocity application

Help Desk Sessions

Velocity Help Desk Sessions are hosted on Zoom. There is a 15 minute presentation then live Q&A’s. Participants can join at the beginning or just hop on to get questions answered during the last 45 minutes.

» To learn more or to register for their free Help Desk sessions, visit:

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