Tag Archives: Entrepreneurship

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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Women in Entrepreneurship panel features Wiregrass business leaders

March 14, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Troy University and the Entrepreneurship Council will celebrate Women’s History Month by hosting a Women in Entrepreneurship panel discussion featuring Wiregrass business leaders on March 20.

The event takes place at 6 p.m. in Sony Hall at TROY’s Dothan Campus and features four local entrepreneurs: Kelsey Barnard Clark of KBC Eatery, Catering, and Bakery; Precious…

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Nearly 200 attend first TROY Youth Business Summit

May 5, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Nearly 200 Wiregrass high schoolers got a taste of the business world Thursday at Troy University’s first Youth Business Summit, held at the Dothan Campus.

The day-long event featured workshops, competitions and speeches by TROY faculty members, alumni and business leaders.

“The premise of the Youth Business Summit was to bring high school students to…

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