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Announcing Babson WIN Lab’s 2016/2017 Sponsors!

WIN Lab Miami cohort 2016-2017

We are pleased to announce the Babson WIN Lab sponsors for the 2016 – 2017 accelerator year. These organizations play a vital role in helping us achieve our mission, and we are proud to partner with them to develop women entrepreneurs in both Boston and Miami.

Miami WIN Lab Sponsors

Knight Foundation

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation provided a generous $800,000 grant to WIN Lab Miami, enabling us to launch the first cohort of next generation female CEOs in Miami. The Knight Foundation believes in equitable, inclusive and participatory communities. They have a special connection with Miami, where their founders based their business and foundation. The Knight Foundation’s support of the WIN Lab fits with their commitment to developing diverse leaders and building multiple paths to economic prosperity.


Akerman LLP is a leading transactions and trial law firm with offices across the nation and a diverse Latin America practice. Akerman has a deep commitment to serving their communities and developing diverse talent. Their support of the Miami WIN Lab reaffirms the value they place on women as leaders in the community.

Boston WIN Lab Sponsors

Gesmer Updegrove

Gesmer Updegrove LLP is New England’s premier law firm for technology companies and emerging businesses. Approximately 80% of their clients are tech companies, and they have worked with thousands of early stage companies. Their experience in providing business advice to start-ups and entrepreneurs makes them a natural fit with the Boston WIN Lab.

Wolf & Company

Wolf & Company is one of the top certified public accounting firms in the Northeast region. They provide audit and accounting services to businesses in all stages of development. Their sponsorship of the Boston WIN Lab illustrates their commitment to growing diverse business leaders.

In Kind Sponsor


MOO is an award-winning print and design company specializing in premium business stationery and promotional materials. They pride themselves in using good design principles to create materials that start conversations, open doors and strengthen relationships.

Thank you to all our sponsors for your support! With your help, we are developing strong, diverse businesses with women leaders who think big, act boldly, and deliver high-impact economic and social results.