The Venture Center Opens Applications for Mentors and Mentees in Upcoming VCWoman Achieve Program

Posted on October 10, 2023
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sep. 13, 2023) – The Venture Center is now accepting applications for both mentors and mentees for its VCWoman Achieve program at until October 13. The program aims to connect female entrepreneurs across different stages of their professional journey.

VCWoman Achieve is a 12-month structured mentorship initiative, offering coaching, skill-building, and professional development. Established female executives and entrepreneurs are encouraged to apply as mentors, while those seeking guidance and expertise can apply as mentees.

“Our program’s mission centers on the power of coaching and mentorship. By bridging the gap between the next generation of female leaders and the vast experience of established professionals, we ensure valuable knowledge transfer and guidance,” stated Mimi San Pedro, chief strategy officer of The Venture Center. “Arkansas has a wealth of accomplished women who understand the profound impact of mentorship on business growth and evolution. Their active involvement in our program underscores the significance of this mentor-mentee relationship.”

Female Arkansas residents from all industries are encouraged to visit for more information on how to apply as a mentor or mentee. 


About The Venture Center

The Venture Center is a globally recognized Arkansas-based Entrepreneurial Support Organization (ESO) that helps entrepreneurs turn their start-ups into viable, high-growth businesses. By leveraging the expertise of a world-class team of mentors, intensive programming, and introductions to the investor community, The Venture Center serves as an engine for economic growth in Arkansas and beyond.