About Mentor Connect 

Leveraging the wisdom and insight of the Ben Franklin and PACT communities for the progress of their entrepreneurs, Mentor Connect brings the experience of a curated team of leaders and experts to the high-potential entrepreneurs most ready to grow, assisting development of the business skills they need to bring ideas and inventions to market.

Mentor expertise in:  

  • Leadership  
  • Sales & Marketing  
  • Business Development 
  • Operations  
  • Investment 

Tailored to the unique needs of each entrepreneur and their venture, entrepreneurs receive practical hands-on advice from teams of three to five mentors from the PACT and Ben Franklin network. 

Mentor Connect mentors volunteer their wealth of entrepreneurial insights from a broad range of industry and market-tested experience. As guided by the principles and standards of MIT Venture Mentoring Service, mentors will deliver impartial and unbiased advice by a code of ethics to which all mentors must adhere. 

See full details of the program here!

Getting Started  

Eligibility: All portfolio companies, PACT members, and underrepresented founders via 1Philadelphia

Any questions? 

Please reach out to Kate Srinivasan, Client Engagement Manager at kate@sep.benfranklin.org

Interested in this program? Fill out the form below to get started.