Research shows one of the biggest obstacles facing small business is the ability to sustain and build growth. MEC is designed to accelerate business growth by creating programs tailored to different industries. According to the National Business Incubation Association (NBIA), 87% of all businesses that graduate from accelerators are still in business after 5 years. Approximately 40-50% of start-ups in the U.S. fail in their first five years of operation.
Entrepreneurship Cohort Program
A 12-week Cohort Program curriculum based-intensive accelerator program for existing small businesses seeking to accelerate their growth.
After Cohort Meet Ups
Monthly small support group sessions are for cohort entrepreneurs to come together, discuss challenges, share solutions and celebrate success stories.
Phenomenal Women in Leadership
A tradition started since Maestro’s inception, the series brings together a panel of women leaders who discuss topics, trends, and issues as the relate to women in business.
Maestro Leadership Life Lessons
Intimate conversations with successful business owners who share their Life Lessons around particular topics.
Mastering Your Money
Lessons by successful business owners who have built wealth by diversifying, increasing financial capacity and investing in multiple business ventures.
Going Global- 3 Day Bootcamp
3 Day Bootcamp for international business owners to enhance their skills in all areas of operating a successful business in the US.
Youth Entrepreneurship Program
This one-week youth program introduces the spirit of entrepreneurship and leadership skills to the next generation of entrepreneurs.
Silver Jacket Program
This 12 Week Intensive Start Up Program for fashion industry in partnership with the Texas Fashion Industry Institute.