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Apply for the 2023 Cohort | Nominate and Collaborate

ICCC is excited to announce our 1st cohort in Nashville in 2023, thanks to our lead sponsor, Regions Bank!

The ICCC Nashville program will be offered in-person in 2023, with the Opening Seminar Series taking place on Wednesday, September 20th.

Learn more about the ICCC program by checking out our Program Overview Video here. For questions regarding the 2023 Nashville Cohort, reach out directly to Sam Figueroa, Senior Program Coordinator, at or (617) 238-3047.

“[My coach] has been a great fit for us as far as a mentor goes. There are a couple of things that I was dealing with, and he gave me direction – which is huge when you are a small business!”

Incentilock, 2020 ICCC Memphis Participant

Apply for the 2023 Nashville Cohort

Are you a business owner from Nashville and surrounding communities looking to grow and scale your business amid the pandemic? If so, apply to participate in ICCC today! The application deadline is Friday, August 11th, 2023.

Once you submit your application, you will be prompted to schedule a phone interview with ICCC. For questions about the application process, contact Sam Figueroa at or (617) 238-3047.

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2023 Nashville Timeline

  • Nomination Deadline: Friday, August 11th, 2023
  • Application Deadline: Friday, August 25th, 2023
  • ICCC Nashville In-person Opening Seminar Series: Wednesday, September 20th


Become a Nominator for the 2023 Nashville Cohort

As a Nominator with ICCC, we would work together to identify and nominate businesses in your network to participate in ICCC.

We’ve created the 2023 Nashville Nominator Toolkit which includes our Nominator Process Packet, sample language and social media copy to promote the program, and other tools to best assist you through the nomination process. It outlines the various ways you can get involved as a nominator, the nomination and application timelines, best practices, and FAQs.

You can nominate business owners using our online Nomination Form, or by uploading your nominations to the ICCC Nomination Template andemailing it to by Friday, August 11th.

For questions about the nomination process, Sam Figueroa at

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Become a Collaborator with the 2023 Nashville Cohort

As a Collaborator with ICCC, we would work together to promote and provide resources to the larger small business ecosystem by hosting webinars, volunteering as coaches for ICCC, and participating in various panel discussions.

If you’re interested in serving as a Collaborator, please schedule a call to speak with Sam Figueroa here. Read below to see some of the ways in which you can get involved:

For additional ways to engage with ICCC, please review the For Partners page here. We are always looking for innovative ways to engage with our partners.

“I felt stuck before coming today. Now, I feel energized and ready to grow!”

40 Enterprises, 2018 ICCC Memphis Participant


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