Entrepreneurial Accelerator Program (EAP)

The Entrepreneurial Accelerator Program offers mentorship programs designed to accelerate your idea, product or existing business into a thriving company quickly by providing intensive startup support. Our team of mentors will work alongside you, working on everything from the business plan and model, market and financial analysis to prepping you to receive funding, such as angel investment.


Services Provided

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator

Business Planning

  • Business Model development
  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Forming a Business
  • Ideation
  • Identification and Research of Foreign Markets
  • Lean Canvas development
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research
  • Technology Transfer

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Leveraged Buyout
  • Mergers and Acquisition
  • Product Licensing
  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business
  • Tax Services
  • Valuation

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development
  • Tax Credits

Events and Community Building

  • Pitch Events

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Angel Investment Providers
  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Debt Funding Preparation
  • Equity Funding Preparation
  • Financial Modeling
  • Government Funding
  • Grant Funding Providers
  • Matching Funds
  • SBIR & STTR Grant Identification and Preparation
  • Tax Credits
  • Technology Grants
  • Venture Capital Providers

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Recruiting

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Education

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • Technology Transfer


  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Lab Space

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Forming a Business
  • Startup Business Counseling
Primary Contact
Dave Smith
2031 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71103