Come in with an idea, walk out with a business plan.


PreFlight is a 4-Month, in-person program that walks step-by-step with first-time entrepreneurs – from “I have an idea” to “I have a business plan” – empowering you with knowledge and support as you seek to bring your business to life.


37 Entrepreneurs in 2021-2022 cohort

480+ Entrepreneurs served to date

Founded in 2014

Through weekly interactive coursework, plus access to online learning materials and our network of over 300 mentors, entrepreneurs begin to establish a solid foundation from which to take their first steps.

PreFlight has provided more than 480 entrepreneurs – many of whom had never launched a business – with the structure and support, practical perspectives, and invaluable insights that helped to clear the way and jumpstart success.

Get Ready For an Enhanced PreFlight Experience ✈️

We’re excited to announce that our PreFlight program is undergoing a redesign! The new and improved version is set to launch in July 2024. For updates and further details, please stay tuned and check back periodically.

For immediate inquiries or additional information, you can reach out to our Program Manager, Wes Richardson, at

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