Our unique emphasis on cross-disciplinary mentorship touches on the core disciplines required by every company. Startups within the Accelerator Centre have ‘on demand’ access to dedicated experts that help grow their business. We also tap into external experts from the broader technology community to serve as advisors to our startup clients.

Dedicated, On-Staff In-House Mentorship

Mentorship is an essential component of the AC’s unique programming model. At a startup’s side for every step in their journey are leading experts in:

  • Sales & Marketing
  • Public Relations & Communication
  • Technology
  • Finance
  • Human Resources, Leadership & Culture
  • Design Strategy

It’s like having instant access to an experienced, dedicated management team!

  • Kevin Elop

    Finance Mentor

  • Steven Fyke

    Design Strategy Mentor

  • Kevin Hood

    Sales and Marketing Mentor

  • Jackie Lauer

    Human Resources, Leadership & Culture Mentor

  • Bob Rushby

    Technology Mentor

  • Don Thompson


  • Ellyn Winters-Robinson

    Marketing and Communications Mentor