High-Tech Kentucky Businesses Awarded $2.18 Million in SBIR/STTR Match Funding
This Lexington business creates software to help bring order to information
The Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship (VACE) is proud to announce the graduation of 25 teams from the Fall 2018 Entrepreneurs Bootcamp program
SPARK recognizes entrepreneurial community for creating 287 jobs and raising $107.5M in investment
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Led by veteran entrepreneurs and investors, the Startup Advantage Lecture/Workshop Series is designed to stimulate your thinking and tilt the odds in your favor regarding tech-related business startups.
There are over 500 million LinkedIn users and chances are that your profile doesn't stand out. Let's fix it together. Since your LinkedIn is often your first impression, you need to transform your profile from a resume to a leverageable resource with Bob Woods on Wednesday, February 27th at 12:00 pm. (Lunch is provided!)
This event will feature a panel of female entrepreneurs/founders and investors discussing some of the opportunities and challenges facing female-led ventures.
An open coffee featuring Ms. Hudson will be held on March 8th from 8:45 to 10:00 a.m. at the Lexington Crank & Boom Ice Cream Lounge located at 1210 Manchester Street, Lexington. This event is being co-sponsored with Lexington’s SPARK and the Bluegrass Angels (BGA) investors’ group, which will also include several BGA members discussing topics of interest to both angel investors and the startup community. No cost to attend the open coffee. Seating will be limited.
Entrepreneurs Bootcamp 2.0 Booth Showcase Event at Kroger Field
VACE will be hosting in Woodward Hall a Showcase of its Bootcamp 2.0 teams, as well as teams from the Gatton College of Business and Economics and the Lewis Honors College’s Social Enterprise Scholar Pathway Program. Attendees will have an opportunity to vote for their favorite team’s exhibit. There is no cost to attend this event and food will be provided.
The Summit Event at Kroger Field
The University of Kentucky’s Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship (VACE), and Don and Cathy Jacobs Executive Education Center will be hosting a half-day Summit on Wednesday April 24thfrom 8-12, featuring Dave Knox discussing his book“Predicting the Turn – The High Stakes Game of Business Between Startups and Blue Chips”.