Planet Hatch Announces First Cohort for Sales Accelerator Program

April 26, 2019

Planet Hatch



Planet Hatch Announces First Cohort for Sales Accelerator Program


FREDERICTON, N.B. April 26 – Planet Hatch is pleased to announce the participating companies comprising its first cohort of the recently launched Sales Accelerator Program.


Participating companies in the 2019 program include:

A. Parrill & Associates - a women led professional leadership development corporation, with an organizational mandate of coaching and developing high performing executives and professionals;

SimpTek - a unique platform that brings together efficiency-focused services, products, and property stakeholders enabling one turnkey platform to leverage data and make buildings as energy efficient as possible;

HomeWurk - a nationally award winning Fredericton based startup that is changing student employment by connecting students with various odd-jobs of home and business owners through an online platform;

Educated Beards - a veteran owned startup that manufactures and distributes all natural men’s beard grooming products and encourages living a healthy and educated lifestyle.

E.T. Mechanica l-  local specialists in residential heating, A/C, plumbing, electrical and other home services.


“We’re very excited about the companies that will participate in our first cohort of the Sales Accelerator Program,” said Adam Peabody, Director of Planet Hatch and coordinator of the program. “The program is designed to help these companies develop a sales playbook and hone their skills for predictable and repeatable revenue growth.”


The Sales Accelerator Program provides participants with comprehensive sales training from industry experts, access of up to $25,000 in funding to support market entry and business development activities, and access to a fully funded post-secondary student intern to help throughout the summer.


The program was launched in March 2019 and was developed through a partnership model between Planet Hatch, Atlantic Growth Solutions, the University of New Brunswick, St. Thomas University, Future Ready NB, and the Impact Atlantic Loan Program.    


“We’re fortunate to have such great partners that, through this program, are collectively addressing critical challenges to growth entrepreneurs face such as developing a defined sales process for acquiring new opportunities, driving revenue growth, human resources, and funding,” said Peabody. “We received a record number of company and student applications which indicates the market demand and need for this type of initiative.”


For more information, please contact Adam Peabody, Director of Planet Hatch

at 506-478-4014 or


More information about Planet Hatch and the Sales Accelerator Program can be found at:


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Media Contact:

Adam Peabody

Director of Planet Hatch