A fully funded, non-equity business accelerator.

We work with people who have ideas and want to make them real.

In three years, our 30 companies have raised millions in investment, and have created opportunities for others while tackling a major challenge.

If you are looking for support to accelerate your growth, get in touch and check out the stories of some of the founders supported in the past.

Start

Start

Do you have a vision to build a team around you?

Grow

Grow

Do you aim to trade beyond borders?

Prosper

Prosper

Do you need help raising investment to grow your business?

The Programme

A 14-week intensive programme to help you turn your idea into commercial success.

2 days per week.

Diagnostic

We do an in-depth test to see where you’re at – and where you want to get. Once we know your milestones, we map out how to get there and add structure.

Workshops

  • Managing your product
  • Marketing strategy
  • Pitching and Presentation
  • Promoting your business online
  • Alternative routes to money
  • Funding
  • Doing business internationally
  • Sales

1:1 mentoring

From a coach with vast industry experience. Sessions are weekly during the 14-week programme, with follow-up support for 3 years.

Peer support

You won’t be alone – you will develop a support group of peers in the same situation as you.

Our mentors

Once a month, you’re accountable to the board, comprising of peers, experts, and veterans from the local start-up community.
We give you a chair, and a CxO, who will have industry expertise that is relevant to the growth and development of your business.

Peter Trott

Products & Innovation

Julia Attwell

Strategic Planning

Kevin Mansell-Abell

Kevin Mansell-Abell

Marketing

Sam Wheeler

Pitching & Presentations

Daniel Simmons

Daniel Simmons

Online Promotion

Katherine Broadhurst

Katherine Broadhurst

Funding

Richard Daly

International Business

Nicola Rylett

Nicola Rylett

Strategic Planning

Mike Corcoran

Mike Corcoran

Pitching & Presentations

Gareth Jones

Gareth Jones

Alternative Routes to Money

Alumni

Accelerator

Accelerator

It is a fantastic experience not to be shy of, and if you can prepare and get through this, you will easily be able to deliver a pitch to an investor. Worse case scenario is that you will come out of it knowing exactly what you need to do to improve your pitch for future presentations….but on the other hand, you may well win!

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Accelerator

Accelerator

This week we caught up with another of the three winners from our Pitch@Palace event here at The Wrexham Enterprise Hub. NearMeNow have been based over with our friends at Welsh Ice and were one of two businesses from Ice who came home crowned (royal pun intended) as winners.

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Locations

Port Talbot

Caerphilly

Wrexham

We’re excited to partner with HubSpot for Startups to offer their program designed specifically to help startups grow and scale better, and faster – at a startup-friendly cost! Read on to learn more about the program.

What is the HubSpot for Startups programme?

Education resources and tailored training

Content, masterclasses, and 24/7 support to get your startup growing. From board deck templates to quick tips on customer acquisition, this content is made just for you. Plus, you’ll have access to world-class support from HubSpot experts and a startup-friendly onboarding experience

Professional software, startup pricing

Access to HubSpot Growth Platform, a full suite of software for marketing, sales, and customer service, with a completely free CRM at its core at a startup-friendly price, to help you grow and scale betterThe software grows as you do, so you have access to in-person product training, too. All of this is up to 90% off.  [Learn more about the software here.]

Integrated platform for startups

Access to over 200 software integrations, many at startup friendly pricing, as well as the opportunity to build an integration on the HubSpot platform.