Tool Kit - Talent

MaRS Discovery District – Talent

Library of resources

Prosper Women Entrepreneurs

Prosper Women Entrepreneurs (PWE) was created to advance women-led companies. PWE is comprised of two separate divisions: Prosper Institute, a non-profit organization that helps growth-seeking women entrepreneurs advance their businesses to create economic prosperity, and the Prosper Women Entrepreneurs Startup Accelerator, a for-profit organization focused on increasing women entrepreneurs’ access to growth capital and the number of women investing in early stage capital markets.

SCORE St. Louis Chapter

At SCORE St. Louis our mission is to “Start, grow, and build small businesses through education provided by experienced business professionals.”  We offer free business counseling and resources, low-cost workshops, and free business scan services.  Whether you’re starting a business, preparing for a loan, or have existing business issues or opportunities, SCORE mentors are ready help.


GatewayVMS (GVMS) is a non-profit entrepreneur support organization (ESO) that provides pro bono team-based mentoring services to early-stage entrepreneurs to help them move forward in their journey. Our ESO referral service helps ventures take advantage of our array of resources within the rapidly growing Saint Louis entrepreneurial ecosystem. Our mentoring service provides entrepreneurs with access to an array of serial entrepreneurs, business, and service professionals who work closely with the individual or team.