The Zeal Growth Accelerator program is seeking early-stage companies, led by serious entrepreneurs looking to scale rapidly. Four entrepreneurial teams/companies will be competitively selected. Candidates will have access to:

• $20,000 in seed funding
• Branding & marketing strategy development from Lawrence & Schiller
• Mentorship & coaching from Zeal Entrepreneurs-in-Residence
• Access to the E@Z Co-working space sponsored by Interstates Office Products

All companies must have a minimal viable product/service with strong preference toward demonstrated sales.

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Please submit the completed application in a single file, along with any current presentations, business plan, or other company materials to wendy@realzeal.com. Up to 8 candidates will be selected for second round interview process.

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