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2023 Laine Business Accelerator Applications Now Open

Applications are now open for the 2023 Cohort of the Laine Business Accelerator. After the passing of Erick Laine a memorial fund was established in his name. From this fund the concept of a business accelerator was developed.

Since its inception the program has helped 14 local business learn and grow through 13 weeks of meetings, roundtables and training opportunities. The program includes mentorship, a student consultant and working capital for each business.
The program is looking for businesses that already have revenue, are scalable and is operated in or has a direct impact on the greater Olean region.
Applications will close on July 16th and those selected to join the LBA Cohort will be contacted on August 16th with the weekly programming starting September 8th.