Accelerate DFW helps entrepreneurs build their businesses and advocates for the importance of entrepreneurship in our community.


We touch entrepreneurs through these initiatives...


Incubator Program



Accelerate DFW fosters connections to subject matter experts, fellow entrepreneurs, and other startup gurus to help you reach your objectives as quickly as possible.



You define your goals and the pace for achieving them. We provide the tools, roadmap, and encouragement to keep you on track. 



Our hands-on support focuses on the business fundamentals of marketing, customer validation, financials, and building a successful team to propel your business to the next stage. 


Workshop series


Relevant Topics

We keep a finger on the pulse of what matters to entrepreneurs and choose topics that help you fill the gaps. 


Tangible Takeaway

Beyond education and training, our workshops are designed so you walk out the door with relevant action items you can implement immediately. 


Expert Facilitators

We scour the private sector and entrepreneurial communities to find the authorities who have been there, done that with the ability to share it effectively. 


inspiration station


Getting the Word Out

We help spread the wisdom, anecdotes, and missteps of entrepreneurs in the trenches so that others can learn and benefit. 


Take that Risk

Would-be entrepreneurs are more willing to take risks when they see others succeeding. You'll see that you're not alone in your startup journey. 


Multimedia Content 

We provide a variety of channels and formats with content that is relevant for any entrepreneur, regardless of your experience level. 

Get involved with
the E'Ship community

Volunteer to help organize and implement an entrepreneurial event or check out our new connections platform.

Join the Volunteer Brigade

Upcoming Events

Tue Nov 27

Applying for a business loan? Or just having a project for your startup and no idea where to start and what to bring to the bank?

If so, mark you calendar and attend our FREE FINANCE BOOTCAMP! It is a monthly event open to ALL new ENTREPRENEURS and experienced BUSINESS OWNERS.


When: Tuesday, November 27th 6:00-8:00PM
Topic: The Black Box of Loans: Unlocking Financing for Businesses

After completing this workshop, participants will get all their questions answered and have a better understanding of the following:
1. What types of loans do banks provide to small businesses &

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