Accelerator Program Mentorship

Mentorship

Accelerator Program Mentorship allows startup founders to engage with our mentors to get feedback & coaching to push your startup on to the next milestone! Whether you’re looking for mentorship on the scalability of your business model, effective go-to-market strategies, or hiring the right team, this program provides a wealth of resources for you to take advantage of. Access to Accelerator Program Mentors requires Build, Momentum, or Growth level membership.

Accelerator Program Mentorship is best suited for young, innovation focused startups with the potential to create a new market or dramatically change an existing market via proprietary, technology-based products or services.

Our Mentors

Brett Guidry

Brett Guidry

IT Operations Strategies, IT Consulting

Axel Strombergsson

Axel Strombergsson

Product Development, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality Management Systems, Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Studies, Commercialization, Business Growth & Strategies, Fundraising, Exit Strategies

Cheryl Bowie

Cheryl Bowie

Dimensional Branding

Noah Bergeron

Noah Bergeron

Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, Partnership for Sponsored Research Investments

Michael Schaefer

Michael Schaefer

Financial Accounting & Modeling

Parker Smith

Parker Smith

Intellectual Property Law & Technology Transactions

Matthew Delcambre

Matthew Delcambre

Technical Sales Strategies, Building High Performance Teams

Joshua Bendickson

Joshua Bendickson

Strategic Planning, Timing & Time Management

Bob Miller

Bob Miller

Innovation, Start-ups, Software Development, High Tech Operations, Patents

Whitney Savoie

Whitney Savoie

Marketing, Growth, Leadership & Culture

Tom Cox

Tom Cox

Growth Strategy

Ryan Ramkehelawan

Ryan Ramkehelawan

R&D and Regulatory Affairs, Business Strategy & Commercialization

Interested in Our Mentor Programs?

Access to our mentor programs requires Opportunity Machine membership.

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