Eastern WV Community and Technical College, Institute for Rural Entrepreneurship and Economic Development
Eastern WV Community and Technical College created the Institute for Rural Entrepreneurship and Economic Development to lead local and regional initiatives that impact Eastern’s entrepreneurship programs and community economic development.
Organized under the auspices of Eastern’s 501 (c) (3) Foundation, IREED works to implement a holistic, comprehensive approach to entrepreneurship and economic development by initiating and supporting institutional, community and student development initiatives. Both the Eastern Foundation Board and the College’s Board of Governors endorse IREED’s mission and work.
IREED will serve as the liaison with regional, state and national governments, businesses and other nonprofit organizations that support economic and entrepreneurship development.
View the Implementation Playbook, a playbook for fostering entrepreneurship and economic diversification In the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia, prepared by Pegasus Planning and Development.
Accelerators and Incubators
- Maker Space
- Business Plan Consulting
Economic and Site Development
- Economic Development
Human Resources, Workforce and Talent
Internship Programs and Student Services
- Youth Entrepreneurship Education
Nonprofit and Social Enterprise
- Entrepreneurship Services
- Office Space