Collaborate. Grow. Conquer.

Conquer Accelerator helps growing companies overcome challenges, providing $20k in funding and ten weeks of hands-on mentorship and training. Applications for summer 2019's cohort are closed. Stay tuned for our announcement, coming soon! 


About the Accelerator

Conquer Accelerator emphasizes smart planning and growth, empowering cohorts with extensive mentorship from an experienced bench of professionals. Over ten weeks, Conquer teams follow a tailored curriculum, designed to help both startups and established companies overcome their challenges. 

The Elements

  1. Investment of $20,000 in exchange for a convertible note
  2. Space to innovate and work collaboratively
  3. Mentorship from experts in marketing, sales, supply chain, manufacturing, and more
  4. Resources including legal advice, access to a broad MSU alumni network, market data, and development assistance

Our Team

Our team of mentors, advisors, presenters, staff, and interns work tirelessly to make each company a success.

Paul Jaques

Program Director

Tom A. Stewart

Program Manager

Aaryn D. Richard, MFA

Communications Manager

Jeff Wesley

Executive Director, Red Cedar Ventures

Ken Szymusiak

Venture Advisor-in-Residence