Do you have a business idea or invention and need funding or guidance to get it off the ground? Then clear your calendar November 4 - 6! The entire region is coming together at Peninsula Workforce Development Center located at Thomas Nelson Community College in Hampton, VA to kick off a full weekend dedicated to starting new businesses and building our regional economy.
Start Peninsula is a 54-hour-long "mosh pit of business," bringing together dozens of passionate entrepreneurs and business leaders under one roof with one purpose: to identify the best ideas and create new businesses within one weekend. START Peninsula combines the collaborative efforts of people who have great business ideas with professionals who have design talent, programming experience, management know-how, marketing skill, or investment capital. Together we can Think it, Start it and Grow it!
At Start Peninsula you can access the tools, resources and talent you need to get your idea off the drawing board and into the marketplace. Participants will have the chance to pitch their best idea and compete to win up to $10,000 in initial start-up funding, as well as many other support services donated by sponsors. We're talking FREE prime office space, business planning, marketing, legal assistance, web development expertise and more!
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