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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

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

2016 NW AL Best Robotics Open House

You’re Invited to participate in the 2016  OPEN  HOUSE  for NW Alabama BEST Robotics (Design-Engineering & Business-Marketing)–A partnership between the Shoals Chamber of Commerce and Northwest Shoals Community College. Tuesday, March 22, 5:30 p.m. Northwest-Shoals Community College Hospitality House 800 George Wallace Blvd. Muscle … Continue reading

Shoals Company Unveils New Clothing Line

The Shoals Entrepreneurial Center is pleased to welcome our newest client, Green Bananas Inventions! Good Luck Ashley and best wishes as you grow your new company! Source: WAFF By Marie Waxel: Ashley Morrow Colonna’s new clothing line ‘Allure’ set to … Continue reading

Party Pros USA Sees Opportunity in Holidays

By Bill Campbell, Staff Writer, TimesDaily.com   Jackie Hendrix never stops having ideas. He can’t help it. First his special events company, Party Pros USA, grew from a man with a truck and some supplies in a friend’s warehouse. It … Continue reading

PREPARE FOR THE “HOUR OF CODE” IN ALABAMA

News Release: Contact: Ed Crenshaw 334-353-5220 ecrenshaw@alsde.edu PREPARE FOR THE “HOUR OF CODE” IN ALABAMA Alabama Celebrates the Importance of Computer Science Education Next Week Montgomery, Ala. – Teachers and school systems statewide are hosting Hour of Code (HoC) events … Continue reading

North Alabama Establishes Micro Venture Fund

Angel Capital Group, a leading national angel investor network, is proud to announce a new micro venture investment fund in North Alabama (http://www.theangelcapitalgroup.com/locations/florence/). The MCF will target capital investments ranging from $1 mil to $5 mil for local, regional, and … Continue reading