Momentum

for

Startups

Opportunity Machine’s mission is to grow business and entrepreneurship by providing business education, guidance, and risk reduction to startup founders and small business owners through training, mentorship, networking, and affordable workspace.

How we can help

Business Education Programming

Learn how to gain momentum for your business with our accelerator program, entrepreneur roundtables, business training, and more.

  • Value Proposition Design
  • Customer Discovery
  • Business Model Design
  • Testing Business Ideas
  • Revenue Models
  • Pitching to Investors
  • Marketing Strategies
Mentor

Mentorship

Meet 1-on-1 with subject matter experts to discuss the growth of your business.

Networking

Networking

Get connected to a community of entrepreneurs, startup founders, community partners, and investors that spans across the globe.

Perks

Perks & Discounts

Access a variety of exclusive perks & resources including over $1 million worth of free & discounted business services from partners like AWS, HubSpot, Agora, and more.

Workspace

Workspace

Access flexible workspace, bookable conference & training rooms, and other office perks centrally located in Downtown Lafayette, Louisiana.

OM Partners

Opportunity Machine partners with organizations that help startups scale quickly by providing access to a variety of exclusive perks & resources including free & discounted business services, connections to other startup communities, and educational content tailored to startup founders.

Aws
Hubspot
Gan
Agora

As a marketing professional I have utilized the OM to expand my network, learn new techniques, and mentor those around me who are looking to learn about marketing for their small business. The OM provides an opportunity for young entrepreneurs to hone their skills and grow their business.

Whitney Savoie
VP of Marketing at FlyGuys

Opportunity Machine is a critical partner in the Lafayette Innovation ecosystem. The startup company expertise and growth mindset in this organization makes Opportunity Machine an ideal partner when working to transition technology from research outcomes to commercial success.

Noah Bergeron
Associate Director of UL Lafayette Office of Innovation Management

OM Alumni

Waitr
Rader Solutions
Digital Twin Studios
The Integration Group of Americas, Inc.
Southern Integrated Solutions & Consulting
Coastal Plains Meat Company
1Source Business Solutions
Aerobotics
Hawkeye
Bare Walls
Think Genetic
Touchstone
24 Hour Citizen Project
Accolades
Elevare
Experon
NeuroRescue
Kinnos
Crosscope
Protean Biodiagnostics
SafeBVM
PrepTech
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