Tag - Appalachian Regional Commission

How Your Businesses Can Benefit from Diversity Certification!

Do you want to start a business? Do you want to grow an existing business? Do you want to consider getting certified as a Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) or as a Minority-Owned Business (MBE) Enterprise to help you land government contracts? Join us for this one hour webinar to learn about FASTER WV...

Strategic Planning Meetings: Expansion of Youth Entrepreneurship Opportunities

West Virginia University is conducting in-person strategic planning meetings across West Virginia as part of an Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) POWER Technical Assistance grant aimed at expanding entrepreneurship opportunities for rural and low-income youth. The project team will host two meetings in the Spring of 2022. Each participant has the opportunity...

FASTER WV Webinar: Starting or Scaling Up Your Food or Beverage Business

Do you want to start a food or beverage business or learn how to scale up by working with a commercial kitchen or co-packer? Join us for our free one-hour webinar to provide an overview of the FASTER WV Program and hear from a national expert, Sari Kimbell. Learn about...

FASTER WV Webinar: Starting or Growing A Tourism Business

THIS WEBINAR WILL OFFER... Tourism-related business opportunities in the region Details on free business coaching, online classes, and how to access loan funding How to partner with The Department of Tourism to promote your business The West Virginia Department of Tourism is designed to promote West Virginia as a world-class travel destination and support...

FASTER WV: Starting a Health Care or Wellness Business

This webinar seeks to inspire and provide technical resources for nurses or others interested in starting up a business in the health care sector in Advantage Valley. The free webinar will showcase the FASTER WV Program which offers financing, business coaching and training for new business start-ups and expansions, as...