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Springboard Australia 2014

Springboard Australia 2014

Applications now being assessed

Springboard is currently assessing applications from investment-ready women-led companies to take part in the nation's second accelerator program exclusively for women entrepreneurs. Springboard: Australia 2014 provides opportunities to gain exposure to potential investors and partners through a variety of in-person and virtual opportunities with the business lead accelerator.

Companies that are selected to take part must:

  • have a woman in a senior position with a significant equity stake
  • demonstrate a qualified and profitable market opportunity
  • have a track record of milestone achievement
  • a credible management team or ability to attract one
  • be based in or have significant operations in Australia.

Main image: Lord Mayor Clover Moore with Springboard Accelerator 2013 participants.

The women-led companies taking part in the accelerator program will be announced in early 2014.

Springboard Enterprises is a global not-for-profit organisation where entrepreneurs, investors and industry experts meet to build great women-led businesses.

The 537 women-led companies that have participated in a Springboard Accelerator over the past 13 years have raised more than $6 billion in financing, including 10 initial public offerings (IPOs) and legions of high value mergers and acquisitions.

Notably, more than 80% of these companies are still in business generating billions of dollars in revenues and creating tens of thousands of jobs.

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Last updated: Wednesday, 18 December 2013