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Florence Culinary Incubator Stirs Entrepreneurship Dreams

The Florence-based Shoals Entrepreneurial Center is home to a culinary incubator that offers a fully equipped, FDA-approved commercial kitchen for fledgling startups to rent at reasonable rates. Beyond that, the center’s staff provides coaching for their culinary clients, with advice … Continue reading

SHOALS INNOVATION WEEK BREAKFAST KICKOFF EVENT

SHOALS CHAMBER INNOVATION OVER EASY INNOVATION WEEK BREAKFAST KICKOFF EVENT AT THE SHOALS ENTREPRENEURIAL CENTER Tuesday, February 21, 2017 7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. See what is new at the Shoals Entrepreneurial Center and how you might use our resources to … Continue reading

The Jobs Will Change and So Will We

Published on February 12, 2017 | Featured in Economy, Technology, Your Career Dean Barber: President/CEO at Barber Business Advisors, LLC: The Place ProfilersFeatured in: Economy, Technology, Your Career In this blog and in my talks around the country, I frequently … Continue reading

Shoals Innovation Week Schedule of Events

JOIN US FOR THIS INAUGURAL EVENT SHOALS INNOVATION WEEK FEBRUARY 2017 TUESDAY 21st 7:00—8:30 AM SHOALS CHAMBER INNOVATION OVER EASY SHOALS ENTREPRENEURIAL CENTER See what is new at the Shoals Entrepreneurial Center and how you might use their re- sources … Continue reading

Shoals startup, Ark Labs, reaches semifinals at worldwide competition

The Ark Labs recently traveled from Florence, AL to Lisbon, Portugal for Web Summit, “Europe’s Largest Technology Marketplace,” where they met potential investors, other companies, and startup professionals. On top of the amazing experiences they had and the relationships that were formed, … Continue reading

Propel Expo Highlighting Shoals Shift POWER Grant

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Great Opportunities for Shoals Area Entrepreneurs!!!

SHOALS ALABAMA LAUNCHPAD Shoals Alabama Launchpad is for new, independent ventures in the pre-seed, seed, startup or early-growth stages, or for the expansion of an existing business into a new high-growth market. Ventures that have raised equity capital totaling $1 … Continue reading

NextGen Shoals – Speed Networking Event

Have you ever been to a networking event and left without being able to speak to someone you really wanted to make a connection with? Have you ever been to a networking meeting and sat through the agenda without getting … Continue reading

Launchpad offers $100,000 for Shoals startups

SHEFFIELD — The Alabama Launchpad program is stationing a regional pod in the Shoals that will provide $100,000 to local startups. The Shoals is the first regional site for Alabama Launchpad, a decade-old program that supports entrepreneurship in the state. … Continue reading

Alabama Small Business Virtual Forum

You are invited to attend the Alabama Small Business Forum web conference on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. CST.  If you are a Small Business, part of a Small Business Organization, State or Local Government … Continue reading