Accélérateur des Artisans du Québec (Quebec Artisan Accelerator)

By mmuise

The Accelerator of Quebec craftspeople is the first support program to annually propel the development of eight Quebec craft businesses, by leading them to clarify their business model, the positioning of their brand and their marketing strategies, allowing them to increase their sales and enhance their professional network.

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Deadline: January 9 to January 31, 2024

To fully benefit from the Accelerator, the artisan entrepreneur must have gone through the start-up stage, marketed one or more products and recorded increasing sales. They have to be in business for at least a year, know their customers and their challenges.

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Other Things to Note:

1. The Accelerator consists of six thematic training stays in Lac-Mégantic during which the cohort meets experts, speakers and seasoned entrepreneurs. The training takes place in the magnificent new spaces of Quartier Artisan. Added to this course, a bank of 15 hours of individual coaching is made available to each of the eight companies to allow the deepening of learning and skills on specific issues.
2. The call for applications to constitute the 7th cohort took place from Monday January 16 to Tuesday February 7, 2023 inclusively. The next call will take place on the same dates in 2024.

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