VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University Vancouver’s Business Growth Mentor and Analysis Program is accepting new clients for the 2019/20 academic year. The program is open to small businesses and nonprofits in the area looking to grow. New clients begin the program each semester in late August and early January. Organizations must be at least 3 years old to participate.
Created in 2011, Business Growth MAP is an award-winning student consultancy focused on helping small businesses succeed while preparing the next generation of business leaders. Under faculty and mentor guidance, student teams are paired with small businesses to create recommendations and an action plan for growth. Clients receive customized analysis and 500 hours of free consulting services over the 16-week semester.
Businesses that would like to apply for Business Growth MAP services may call 360-546-9533, email email@example.com or visit business.vancouver.wsu.edu/bgmap.
About WSU Vancouver
As one of six campuses of the Washington State University system, WSU Vancouver offers big-school resources in a small-school environment. The university provides affordable, high-quality baccalaureate- and graduate-level education to benefit the people and communities it serves. As the only four-year research university in Southwest Washington, WSU Vancouver helps drive economic growth through relationships with local businesses and industries, schools and nonprofit organizations.
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Brenda Alling, Office of Marketing and Communications, 360-546-9601, firstname.lastname@example.org
Business Growth MAP, 360-546-9533, email@example.com