Square1’s Velocity program is a startup accelerator providing education, resources, guidance and connections to support business growth in the Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati region. Many startups fail due to not having a viable business model, marketing challenges, lack of funding, and a lack of structure. The Velocity curriculum provides the knowledge and resources to help startups overcome these challenges and successfully navigate the market.

Our Clients Are:

- Growth-Focused
-Located in Cincinnati/ Northern Kentucky
- Business-to-Business
- Primarily Minority Owned
- Located in Underserved Communities
- Under $1Million in Revenue

Square1’s Velocity Growth program has graduated 33 companies who have experienced 30% revenue growth and 40% job growth on average. Velocity has resulted in participants procuring 27 new contracts from regional businesses as well as state and local governments. We have successfully developed and launched an incubator that supported more than 20 companies, produced over 60 new jobs and stimulated millions of dollars in public and private investments. The Velocity program has helped companies procure nearly $5 million in federal grants and over $2 million in state and local grants. Square1’s startup programs have served more than 2,500 hopeful entrepreneurs since 2012 with more than 60% minority. These companies represent more than $19 million in annual revenue.
Velocity Information

Date and Time: Weekly 60-minute meetings followed by 30 minutes of networking.
Time based on class preference.

LOCATION: Cincinnati & Covington

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