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May 15, 2014 | Tom Ballard

Cleantech Open Southeast is seeking mentors for 2014 program

Cleantech Open SEThe Cleantech Open organization is looking for mentors in the Southeast region. Here’s what the largely voluntary organization distributed recently.

Seeking: Mentors for 2014 Accelerator Program

We are looking for some cleantech and start-up experts to advise entrepreneurs. Are you an experienced professional with a proven record of success in leading early stage businesses? Cleantech industry experience is not required, but is helpful. Generalist Mentors become an integral part of the team coaching the eight modules and supporting the entrepreneurs with feedback for final deliverables such as the investor pitches, financial models and summaries. Mentor Benefits

  • Expand your network and gain experience in the cleantech industry
  • Regional and national recognition opportunties in video and print collateral
  • Free and discounted tickets to regional and national events
  • Attend Accelerator events and training with your team
  • Regional and national Mentor of the Year awards

Mentor Responsibilities

  • Coach teams through development of deliverables
  • Provide feedback on all aspects of the business
  • Identify areas for Specialist Mentor involvement
  • Attend Accelerator events and training with your team

Required Skills

  • Proven experience in high-growth (scalable) early-stage companies
  • Ability to quickly become a useful, trusted advisor
  • Willingness to engage proactively with your team

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