We are now accepting nominations for our Target Takeoff program. Nominations close April 17.

a retail rethinktank.

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

our philosophy.

The retail industry is undergoing a revolution. Boundaries are being pushed, conventions defied and change instigated. And who is driving this thoughtful upheaval? Bold, brilliant entrepreneurs like you. You're helping to reshape the retail business and we want to help you do it.

We believe in your game-changing ideas, and we believe in you. With our network of mentors, we'll help you do more, faster than you ever thought possible. We are Target Accelerators. And together, we'll shape the future of retail.

let your
bright ideas
light the way.

Behind every success story is a person like you with a vision. We know the journey can be hard, the hours can be long and the questions can seem endless. We know because we've followed the journey with the startups participating in our programs. We are ready to help you bring your vision to life.

meet the
team.

We've assembled an all-star team of leaders who are passionate about your startup's success and your personal goals.

Gene Han
Gene Han

Vice President New Ventures and Accelerators

Jason Breen
Jason Breen

Director Accelerators

Karika Purohit
Karika Purohit

Lead Accelerator Program Manager

Anne Kitchen
Anne Kitchen

Senior Accelerator Program Manager

Sarah Hill
Sarah Hill

Senior Accelerator Program Manager

Jonah Kaplan
Jonah Kaplan

Accelerator Program Manager

Quinn Kiley
Quinn Kiley

Senior Marketing Associate

meet the
mentors.

Imagine having access to literally dozens of experienced, successful entrepreneurs and executives. That’s the reality of Target Accelerators. These experts are invested in you and your business.

Get access to over 100 of the brightest minds in the Target network.

Work 1-on-1 with mentors from all disciplines, from tech to sourcing to everything else.

Get mentorship from all levels of the Target organization, including top executives.

meet the
graduates.

Want a glimpse into your future? These alumni are making waves in the industry with their groundbreaking ideas.

Flashfood
Runerra
Satisfi Labs
Sozie
Girl and Hair
Oars + Alps
YUNI
BYBE
Local Crate
StoryXpress
Fatco
Mented