The Smyth County Chamber has partnered with the local towns and county IDA to offer a competitive process for emerging entrepreneurs and communities working to increase their business bases.
This eight week business training, networking, and mentorship opportunity will result in pitch nights at which emerging entrepreneurs will pitch their businesses to a panel of judges.
With business investment grants, business skills and leadership training and mentorship opportunities, the Entrepreneur Challenge is designed to help entrepreneurs establish businesses with the utmost potential for success.
This program is for new entrepreneurial ventures located in Smyth County and those looking to expand.
Classes begin August 1st, 2019 at 5:30 pm at the Chilhowie Town Hall Community Room.
For more information, please click the link below.
Once applications are received, a cohort of up to 20 Challengers will be selected to participate in the training program. Applications must be submitted no later than July 26, 2019.