Six-week USDA Entrepreneurship Bootcamp by TROY SBDC will launch in three Alabama cities in February

Rikelmer, left, and AnthonyTzanahua present their business concept during a prior USDA-sponsored SBDC program for entrepreneurs.

Rikelmer, left, and AnthonyTzanahua present their business concept during a prior USDA-sponsored SBDC program for entrepreneurs.

In a landmark initiative funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Troy University is setting a new standard in entrepreneurial education with the launch of its Entrepreneurship Bootcamp.

Inspired by Notre Dame University’s model, the program is making history as the largest of kind in the United States, being run simultaneously in three…

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DHR, Sorrell College of Business, and SBDC at Troy: A Triumphant Year of Nurturing Entrepreneurial Dreams

Heather Williams, a Dothan mother of eight, found inspiration and the skills through a joint SBDC-DHR program.

Heather Williams, a Dothan mother of eight, found inspiration and the skills through a joint SBDC-DHR program.

A trailblazing entrepreneurial program between the Alabama Department of Human Services, the Sorrell College of Business and the Small Business Development Center at Troy University has showcased the transformative potential of collaboration.

Developed by SBDC TROY Director Juliana Bolivar and tailored exclusively for DHR clients eligible for the SNAP program, this 20-week self-employment training served…

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IDEA Bank brings its Jingle Fest for Christmas shoppers to the Square for the third year

Jingle Fest opens its doors at the IDEA Bank on Dec. 6 at 5:00 p.m. (TROY photo)

Jingle Fest opens its doors at the IDEA Bank on Dec. 6 at 5:00 p.m. (TROY photo)

For the third year, Christmas shoppers will have the unique opportunity to check out gifts offered for sale by Troy University student entrepreneurs at the IDEA Bank.

Jingle Fest, is set for 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6 at the IDEA Bank on Troy’s historic downtown Square. Admission is free and open to…

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Now-open Idea Vault invites TROY community to unlock ideas with new podcast studio

The Idea Vault Podcast Studio allows the TROY community to record their own professional audio and turn their podcasting dreams into a reality.

The Idea Vault Podcast Studio allows the TROY community to record their own professional audio and turn their podcasting dreams into a reality.

Troy University students, faculty and staff are invited to “unlock their ideas” in the IDEA Bank’s now-open Idea Vault Podcast Studio.

Officially opened during a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday evening, the Idea Vault studio serves as a resource for the University community interested in launching their own podcast or recording professional audio. 

Housed in the IDEA…

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