The first LTW training session starts May 19, 2009. If you have what it takes, we encourage you to apply immediately. To apply online, please go to www.leadtowin.ca.
LTW is the premier program for talented technology individuals who wish to establish and grow successful businesses in the National Capital Region.
Lead to Win (LTW) is free. In May and June we are investing in 30 talented individuals; each is expected to establish a technology business that can employ at least six knowledge workers over the next three years. We plan to repeat this investment six times during the economic downturn.
LTW has three phases. In the first phase, you provide contact information and answer ten questions. Participants will be selected based on their experience, commitment, and opportunity profile. In the second phase, you participate in an intense six day training program where you will learn how to lever business ecosystems, profitably serve attractive vertical markets, and the key factors that contribute to the ultimate success of a fledgling technology company. Upon completion of this second phase, you will be invited to launch your new technology businesses in the National Capital Region.
In the third phase, LTW connects you to strategic customers, revenue opportunities, and individuals, companies and organizations that can provide requisite resources, including capital. You keep all rights over your business. The 2009 LTW program builds on the highly successful 2002 LTW program. LTW leverages the assets of the Talent First Network, alumni from the 2002 Lead To Win program, community expertise, and faculty members and graduate students of Carleton University’s Technology Innovation Management program (www.carleton.ca/tim).
Contact: Tony Bailetti at Bailetti@sce.carleton.ca or call 613-829-8885.