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open paths
forward.

Access a wealth of resources and get inspired by the insightful experiences of our Accelerators alumni.

opportunity at
your fingertips.

Find information on supplier diversity and certification programs, VC funding, and other resources for your startup journey.

Journey to Retail segment
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Supplier Diversity | Benefits of Certification Panel

Join members of Target’s Supplier Diversity team as they provide details of their team’s mission at Target and share an overview of what certification is and why it is important for diverse-owned companies to consider investing in. Following their can’t-miss presentation, Karen Goldner, Managing Director at Women’s Business Development Center, and Heather Olson, President & CEO at North Central Minority Supplier Development Council will join in on the conversation to offer expert perspective and additional guidance for founders.

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Entrepreneurs, Corporations and Certifications | Panel Discussion

Join members of Target’s Supplier Diversity team and guests Lili Hall, President and CEO of Knock and Natalie McGrady, Director – Supplier Diversity at Cargill for a conversation where they share their expert perspectives and guidance for founders regarding the benefits of certifications.

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Target Supplier Diversity

These Target programs and partnerships aim to create an inclusive society and experience for our guests.

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future shapers
podcast.

Learn from a range of founders as they share their knowledge and startup industry experiences. A series produced by Target Accelerators.

Previous Episodes

episode two: rethinking sustainability in shipping

LimeLoop founders Ashley Etling and Chantal Emmanuel chat about their mission to create a better world that utilizes the power of technology and innovative reusable packaging.

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episode one: expanding representation in the beauty aisle.

Range Beauty founder Alicia Scott discusses creating clean beauty for the forgotten shades and being scrappy and innovative while bootstrapping her business.

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alumni
perspectives.

Listen to our founders tell their unique stories in their own words.

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