Partnerships and Innovation

Office of Partnerships and Innovation
Office of Partnerships and Innovation

Growth Acceleration program for post-revenue startups and SMEs poised to grow

The Growth Acceleration program is Queen’s Partnerships and Innovation three-month acceleration program for post revenue startups and SMEs with revenue in the range of $200K to $3 million and/or have recently attracted investment, and who are poised to grow. The program is delivered by Stiletto Consulting. Participating companies will: 

  • Determine their Growth Strategy (identify different options to grow and develop tailored growth plan)
  • Explore Financing Options (manage growth budget, leverage government programs for growth activity, and benefit from SR&ED)
  • Learn How to Build the Brand and Grow Sales (generate qualified leads in foreign markets, approach government agencies for procurement, and leverage social media)
  • Learn How to Build the Team (structure the management team, attract talent, and build a virtual network)
  • Discover Internal Processes to Support Growth (manage e-commerce and inventory, expand your sales channels, and optimize your supply chain)
  • Learn How to Stay Competitive (navigate the regulatory environment in foreign markets, understand IP, and adapt to next generation innovation)

The next program will start October 22, 2020.

How to apply

Applications are due October 1, 2020.

Fill in the application form (Word document, 149 KB) and email it to Jason Hendry.