SQUARE1 gives away over $2,500 in Prizes to this year’s Startup Scholars Winners!

SQUARE1 gives away over $2,500 in Prizes to this year’s Startup Scholars Winners! Seeking more schools, mentors, and partners for next year. Erlanger, KY – Five Northern Kentucky high school teams, from 3 different schools, competed in the 2018 Startup Scholars Business Competition with the top team walking away with over $1,000. Kayakster Outdoors (from Read more about SQUARE1 gives away over $2,500 in Prizes to this year’s Startup Scholars Winners![…]

Minority Business Growth Program Accepting Applications through February 4th

Business Velocity platform designed to assist revenue-generating companies with growth challenges and sales opportunities. Cincinnati, OH – The Sudduth Society’s Business Velocity program has now graduated more than 20 companies representing over $8 million in revenue. Companies network and discuss a variety of growth topics over a 10-week period, which they can instantly implement into Read more about Minority Business Growth Program Accepting Applications through February 4th[…]

Square1 adds new board member, Vincent Williams of Orchestrate Technologies

(CINCINNATI, OH) – In just over 3 years Orchestrate Technologies has soared to over a $1 million in sales in no small part due to the leadership of Vincent Williams. Along with his partner, Jonathan Bristow, the company has grown to impact not only their bottom line, but their employees and the community. Vincent’s leadership Read more about Square1 adds new board member, Vincent Williams of Orchestrate Technologies[…]

New Entrepreneurship Program Launching in NKY Supporting Minority-, Woman- and Veteran-owned Businesses

Provides weekly sessions led by subject matter experts plus connections to regional procurement professionals SQUARE1, (go.startatsquare1.com) a local nonprofit whose mission is to uncover, educate, and inspire B2B entrepreneurs, is launching Velocity, a program to support growing Northern Kentucky businesses. Square1 has a similar program in Cincinnati through a partnership with the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Read more about New Entrepreneurship Program Launching in NKY Supporting Minority-, Woman- and Veteran-owned Businesses[…]

SQUARE1 High School Entrepreneur Scholars Summer Bootcamp

SQUARE1 High School Entrepreneur Scholars June 15, 2017 9am -3pm @ VonLehman CPA *** FREE *** Idea to Pitch.  Food. Prizes. Fun! What you will learn: ➢ Opportunity recognition through ideation sessions. ➢ Presentation skills as each student presents to school and community leaders at the end of each semester. ➢ Communication skills are developed when preparing and Read more about SQUARE1 High School Entrepreneur Scholars Summer Bootcamp[…]

African American Chamber’s Sudduth Society Launches Class 3

Minority-owned business accelerator program continues to grow The African American Chamber has launched its 3rd Sudduth Society class for growing minority-owned companies. Seven Greater Cincinnati B2B and professional services companies make up the current class. The Sudduth Society provides a 13-week business hyper-growth curriculum that provides introductions to and opportunities with regional procurement professionals. It Read more about African American Chamber’s Sudduth Society Launches Class 3[…]

Square1 HS Entrepreneur Scholars from Kenton County Schools take top 2 spots in regional competition

Congrats to SQUARE1  HS  Entrepreneur Scholars from Kenton County Academies for Innovation and Technology on taking the top 2 spots in regional and heading to state for the Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Competition! The students participated in SQUARE1’s program promoting entrepreneurship in our high schools. This included a practice competition held at the St. Elizabeth Training Read more about Square1 HS Entrepreneur Scholars from Kenton County Schools take top 2 spots in regional competition[…]

African American Chamber’s Sudduth Society Graduates Second Class: Minority-owned business growth program now seeking applicants for 3rd class

CINCINNATI, OH – The African American Chamber graduated its second Sudduth Society class by introducing the six participating companies to procurement and supplier diversity professionals from prominent regional firms.   The Sudduth Society is a 15-week business hyper-growth program. It helps existing businesses build capacity to become the region’s next set of high-growth, minority-led businesses. Read more about African American Chamber’s Sudduth Society Graduates Second Class: Minority-owned business growth program now seeking applicants for 3rd class[…]

African American Chamber seeks candidates for second Sudduth Society business development class

Program provides resources to help minority-led businesses to accelerate growth CINCINNATI, OH  The Sudduth Society, named after influential Cincinnati African American hotelier Horace Sudduth, is a 90-day business hyper growth program. It helps existing businesses build capacity to become the region’s next set of high-growth, minority-led businesses. The first Sudduth Society class graduated in April Read more about African American Chamber seeks candidates for second Sudduth Society business development class[…]