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[…]

Greater Cincinnati African American Chamber seeing results from The Sudduth Society in growing small, minority-owned companies into million-dollar firms

Greater Cincinnati African American Chamber seeing results from The Sudduth Society in growing small, minority-owned companies into million-dollar firms  Sudduth Candidate experiencing double digit growth as they approach Pitch Night.  April 2016 (Cincinnati, OH) — The local African American Chamber in partnership with SQUARE1 Inc. (startatsquare1.org), a nonprofit that assists entrepreneurs in evaluating, launching and Read more about Greater Cincinnati African American Chamber seeing results from The Sudduth Society in growing small, minority-owned companies into million-dollar firms[…]