Category: Entrepreneurship

Nashville EC to unveil inaugural cohort of expanded “Project Music & Entertainment” accelerator later today

In a virtual event beginning at 2 p.m. EDT today, the Nashville Entrepreneur Center will formally introduce the inaugural cohort of its expanded and rebranded “Project Music & Entertainment” accelerator. Launched in 2015 as “Project Music” and developed in partnership with the Country Music Association, the program was designed to

Chattanooga’s Text Request wins a “Stevie” in the 19th Annual “American Business Awards®” competition

Text Request, a Chattanooga-based business texting platform, has been selected as a recipient of a “Stevie” in the 19th Annual “American Business Awards®” competition. Officially known as the “Gold Stevie® Award,” the recognitions will be virtually presented to winners during a live event on June 30. The name of the award

“Techstars Equitech Accelerator” announced for Baltimore

Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, has announced the “Techstars Equitech Accelerator,” a new Baltimore-based program focused on driving an inclusive innovation economy. The accelerator is a collaboration with UpSurge Baltimore, a recently launched Public Benefit Corporation aimed at propelling Baltimore into the top tier of innovation cities.

New playbook issued to address evolving workforce needs

“A New Path Forward: Place-Based Solutions for a Stronger Workforce Ecosystem” is the title of a new playbook created by Accelerator for America with funding from the Kauffman Foundation. The main conclusion is the belief that America’s current system of training, preparation, and matching workers with jobs has failed to

CO.LAB recruiting for two key positions

Chattanooga’s CO.LAB is recruiting for two key positions – an Operations Coordinator and a Director of Communications. In the case of the Operations Coordinator, duties include office management, finance and human resources support, and support for both the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and organizational events. The full job description can