Guatemala Business Acceleration Program
Participating Guatemalan Companies
Do you have a connection that would be of interest to a company that is part of the delegation?
Please contact our Director of Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Herman Nyamunga.
Send him an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call him at 215.825.7767.
About the Program
Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Philadelphia. Our mission is to accelerate immigrant integration and economic advancement through education and training, employment, and entrepreneurship.
Through our Global Access Soft Landing program, we support local job creation by attracting Foreign Direct Investment, fostering domestic entrepreneurship, and cultivating international economic synergies.
The Welcoming Center is collaborating with the Guatemala National Chamber of Commerce and Promypime to develop Business Acceleration program to strengthen entrepreneurship and job creation across Guatemala by providing entrepreneurs access to investment opportunities, customer interactions, mentorship from subject matter experts, and a market for their products and services in the U.S.
After rigorous process, 9 companies were selected and will be visiting Philadelphia in August from 6th – 10th. Some companies are interested in buying from U.S companies, others are looking for market for their products and one will be interested in meeting with Tech investors.