Tag Archives: business

Alabama Launchpad competition opening applications Tuesday

August 5, 2019
By Clif Lusk

Area entrepreneurs will soon have a chance to compete for cash investments through Alabama Launchpad.

A program of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA), and hosted by Troy University for the coming cycle, Alabama Launchpad applications open on Aug. 6 for “Cycle 4” at Troy. The deadline for applications is Sept. 4.

“We’re committed…

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Hurricane relief and recovery webinar is free to attend at SBDC office

May 6, 2019

Troy University’s Small Business Development Center and the Sorrell College of Business is hosting free attendance to a webinar aimed at businesses wishing to get active in hurricane relief and recovery activities.

The webinar begins at noon on Thursday, May 16 at the SBDC offices in the “IDEA Bank” building (formerly Regions Bank), located at…

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Abbeville students win scholarships at Youth Business Summit

May 2, 2019
By Greg Phillips

More than 200 Wiregrass high school students participated Thursday in the third annual Troy University Youth Business Summit in Dothan, and two walked away with college scholarships.

Students from 13 schools attended workshops throughout the day, with some participating in competitions focused on different aspects of business.

Abbeville High School won the “Shark Tank”-style Business…

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