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a retail rethinktank.

How far can the boundaries of the retail industry be pushed? Let’s find out together.

empowering brave entrepreneurs.

The retail industry needs bold disruptors like you. We truly believe that by combining your passion, vision and agility with our network, mentors and curriculum, anything is possible. Start reaching your full potential with a Target Accelerators program.

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overview.

We offer three different programs that support different stages and types of businesses. Each of our accelerators:

  • Focuses on exactly what your company needs to reach the next level in retail
  • Connects you with expert knowledge and an impressive network of people, including your cohort and subject matter experts
  • Hosts one-on-one mentorship meetings and collaborative group working sessions that reveal impactful insights

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why we’re different.

Not just another accelerator. Learn key reasons why founders choose us over others.

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keep 100% of
what’s yours.

We’re invested in your success without ever taking ownership of your company or idea.

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learn from the
best in retail.

As part of Target, a Fortune 100 company with 1,800 retail stores in the U.S., we know the business better than anyone.

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get access
to opportunities.

With our vast network of brilliant people, we’re well connected to opportunities that could forever change the trajectory of your business.

meet our team.

Target Accelerators is anchored by an all-star roster of people who are passionate about helping retail entrepreneurs.

Jason Breen

Jason Breen

Senior Director
Enterprise Accelerators

Ravi S Kanniganti

Ravi S Kanniganti

Director
Accelerators & Global Innovations

Justine Savarin

Justine Savarin

Director, Accelerators
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Nayani Nasa

Nayani Nasa

Lead Program Manager
Accelerator Program India

Alana Hinkston

Alana Hinkston

Lead Pipeline Manager
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Vandana R

Vandana R

Senior Program Manager
Accelerator Program India

Tahaji Felder

Tahaji Felder

Senior Program Manager
Accelerators

Suzanne Oh

Suzanne Oh

Senior Program Manager
Accelerators

Lisa Burtch

Lisa Burtch

Program Associate
Accelerators

Dana Paltao

Dana Paltao

Program Coordinator
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Logan Osberg

Logan Osberg

Lead Portfolio Manager
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the graduates

Our alums are making waves within their industries. Take a glimpse into your future and meet a few.

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