We are seeking experienced advisors to join our 2022 Advisor Cohort to give volunteer advising to our applicant teams selected to compete in the 2022 Competition.
Each chosen team moves through free training and advising prior to submitting their plans in May.
Our Advisor Cohort usually includes: individual advisors from entrepreneurial eco-system partners and sponsors throughout the greater Houston area (SCORE, Focal Point Coaching, Silver Fox Advisors, funding partners, Newspring, HWCOC, Baker Ripley...); experienced HCC Business Plan Competition Alumni & HCC Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Alumni, small business educators, other experienced entrepreneurs, and individuals with expertise in areas key to small business success such as funding, sales & marketing, leadership, HR, taxes, risk mitigation, etc. and/or experience in specific in industries (retail, IT, food & beverage, healthcare, etc.). Yes, we have had some Virtual Advisors from outside of Houston.