Appalachian Investors Alliance

Appalachian Investors Alliance (AIA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization working to revitalize the region’s economy


AIA is a tax-exempt public benefit company that serves as a shared resource for funds, entrepreneurs, incubators, accelerators and innovation centers, providing professional-quality technical services to further the mission of impact investing to stimulate an economic resurgence in Appalachia.  

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Forming a Business

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Valuation

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Angel Investment Providers
  • Equity Funding Preparation
  • Financial Modeling
  • Financial Statement and Cash Flow
  • Venture Capital Providers


  • One-on-One Counseling
Primary Contact
James Hart
234 Morrell Rd
Knoxville, TN 37919