FastTrac New Venture Program accepting applicants for Fall 2023

Published 5:19 pm Saturday, August 26, 2023

LAPLACE — Seeking business owners ready to grow!

FastTrac NewVenture is a business training program developed by the Kauffman Foundation, a nationally recognized leader in entrepreneurship. This 10-session program is designed especially for business owners with less than five years in business, business owners that have been operating part-time, or any business owner ready to grow their business to the next level.

Business owners will receive practical business tools, Lifetime access to the online FastTrac toolkit, a professional business coach during and after the program, and free unlimited assistance from Louisiana Small Business Development Center business consultants.

This program will be held in 10 sessions between Thursday, September 14 and Thursday, November 16. All sessions will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

All participants must be a certified small and emerging business. Register at

For more information or to apply for a spot, contact Program Director Wayne Aucoin at or Program Assistance Yasmaine Magee at