Thursday – August 22, 2019
The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce is seeking veteran entrepreneurs and business owners looking to take their startup or business to the next level. Command Post at Ward 4 Milwaukee is an innovative program offering veterans education, coaching, and co-working membership at no cost.
The Command Post is a one-of-a-kind startup accelerator program offering veterans business coaching, leadership development, and membership at Milwaukee's premiere co-working space. Entrepreneurs who are accepted into the program commit to attending business coaching sessions every two weeks, quarterly leadership workshops, and one year of membership at Ward 4, supported by the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce and our program partners. Ward 4 Milwaukee is located in the historic Pritzlaff Building in downtown Milwaukee. Ward 4 membership includes 24/7 facility access, desk space, mailing address, common coworking area, unlimited use of private meeting, huddle, and conference rooms, access to career-oriented networking and social events, and full space amenities.
Applicants must be military veterans or currently serving members of the military. Participants should be committed to fully engaging in the program, with the goal of growing their business and developing their skills. The Command Post is open to up to ten veteran entrepreneurs at one time. Applicants must submit a business plan and are expected to attend and complete all coaching and workshop sessions. Applications are do not close, but there may be a wait list if all program openings are filled.