Tag - entrepreneurship ecosystem

Bridging Innovation Week

This series of events will bring together various meetings and competitions from across the state that are promoting and fostering entrepreneurship in West Virginia.  These efforts will range from supporting elementary to college students and community members in their pursuit of becoming entrepreneurs to creating more opportunities in West...

West Virginia Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Update January 2022

  Spotlight Program for January: National Entrepreneurship Week 2022-February 12-19, 2022 Amber Ravenscroft, The EdVenture Group aravenscroft@edvgroup.org    National Entrepreneurship Week is a non-partisan, congressionally chartered initiative founded in 2006 that takes place the third week of February annually. Every year, NatlEshipWeek hosts a series of planned events and helps cross promote partner...

West Virginia Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Update December 2021

Program Spotlight for December Downtown Appalachia: Revitalizing Recreational Economies (DARRE) Stephanie Tyree, Executive Director, WV Community Development Hub  s.tyree@wvhub.org Ray Moeller, Economic Redevelopment Specialist, WVU Northern Brownfields Assistance Center Raymond.Moeller@mail.wvu.edu  DARRE is a three-year program partnership between the WV Community Development Hub, WV Northern Brownfields Assistance Center, Woodlands Development & Lending, and...

Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum

“How the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Can Help Your Business Stand Out and Grow in West Virginia” will feature Kelsey Coleman, director of communications and public affairs with the Better Business Bureau serving Metro Washington, D.C., Eastern Pennsylvania, and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. She will discuss how...

Refocus: A CO.STARTERS Workshop

Feeling stuck as an entrepreneur? Find a new way forward for your small business in this two-hour interactive workshop. Assess. Adapt. Act now to save your business. This two–hour virtual workshop will help you find the focus and clarity you need to shift your mindset and learn how to meet your...

West Virginia Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Update November 2021

Program Spotlight for November Tamarack Foundation for the Arts Spotlight Program: Domenica Queen   Programming & Operations Director, dqueen@tamarackfoundation.org Tamarack Foundation for the Arts helps to grow West Virginia’s creative economy by providing essential programs that equip Mountain State artists and creative entrepreneurs with the skills necessary to succeed and thrive in the place...

Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum

Topic: How a Small Business Coach Can Help You Start and Grow Your Business in West Virginia Speakers: Robbie Babbitt & Michael Boyd, Business Coaches with the West Virginia Small Business Development Center Meet your local small business coaches and learn how you can build your business and technical skills by...

Executive Clubhouse with Delegate Moore Capito

Please join at Vantage Ventures as we chat with Delegate Moore Capito.  Delegate Capito is an entrepreneurs' policy maker. He founded the West Virginia Tech Caucus to help close the rural urban technology divide. He also coauthored the legislation on the West Virginia Regulatory FinTech Sandbox, pushing for partnerships...