SEDC is in a unique position to launch this platform supporting start-up and accelerating early-stage companies due to its expertise in:
- Business planning and operations
- Understanding business expansion needs
- Access to expert-level advisory services through its investor members
- Collaboration with community leaders to invest in growth opportunities
We have also created an Advisory Team and a network of local mentors to help businesses accepted into Spark Saratoga. These include people with expertise in:
- Business development
- Business management
- Finance management
- Market research
- Branding and marketing (design/advertising/etc.)
- Digital marketing (websites/apps/etc.)
- Supply chain
- Personnel and staffing
- Strategic communications
Our fully vetted network is available to Spark Saratoga companies, based on their stage of growth and needs.
Volunteer to Be a Mentor
Do you have skills you feel could benefit startup businesses in Saratoga County? If so, please consider volunteering. Once this form is completed, you will be referred to a member of the Spark Saratoga Team who will discuss options with you.
Request a Mentor
If you need help with just a project or two, or in a specific area of expertise, let us help match you up with someone in our vetted mentor network.