Tag - capital

Bridging Innovation: WV Entrepreneurship’s Coming Out Party!

Starting in the summer of 2019, the West Virginia Entrepreneurship Ecosystem began to plan for a large convening of the group in what would be the first ever WV Entrepreneurship Conference. Sponsors were engaged, speakers were found, the location was secured, and planning was going well. The organizing committee...

2021 WV Kids Business Expo

We are inviting kids between of the ages of 6 and 18 to the 2021 WV Kids Business Expo & Small Business Pitch Contest. This virtual event is scheduled for November 20, to celebrate November being National Entrepreneurship Month. The registration fee is $10. Register here: bit.ly/2021WVKidsBusinessExpo Sponsorship information is available at...

3 Steps to StartUp Venture Fair

Entrepreneurs across West Virginia and the region are encouraged to attend the virtual 3 Steps to StartUp Venture Fair, taking place from 9:00am-noon on Tuesday, November 16. This event builds on the content and lessons communicated during the 3 Steps to StartUp Venture Fair held earlier this year (March 2021). The...

Strategic Communications for Investment and Sales Seminar

Raising capital funding and creating successful sales require strategic and tactical communication. This seminar focuses on creating that success. Processes for preparing a successful funding ask and creating communication for sales conversion provide the foundation for this seminar. Exercises will focus on creating inquiry to drive success. A component...

2021 Entrepreneur Pitch

Voting is underway for this 2021 Entrepreneur Pitch. The Entrepreneur Pitch is your opportunity to choose which locally owned businesses are awarded grant money generously provided by EQT. This year, nine entrepreneurs have worked with us to create video presentations that you can watch by clicking the button below. Once...