We help where others do not.

We started because we were tired of seeing good people and ideas slip through the cracks.

SQUARE1, a not-for-profit, is an entrepreneur education and business igniter providing resources to a broad range of individuals interested in turning ideas and research into thriving businesses. Our mission is to uncover, educate, support, and inspire emerging entrepreneurs.


Just getting started.


Ready to increase revenue.


Connect to opportunities.


Varied entrepreneur curriculum.


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SQUARE1 Summer work: Seeking partners to support our high school innovators as speakers, employers (interns), sponsors, and more! Get engaged at startupNKY.com! http://bit.ly/2ZFOygr