Join UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, our talented panelists and our moderator, Paul Wetenhall, President of Ventureprise at UNC Charlotte and UNC Kenan-Flagler alumnus (MBA 1975), as…
Welcome Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders (YTILI) to Ventureprise
Ventureprise welcomes three international entrepreneur fellows for a two week program to explore U.S. opportunities and participate in Ventureprise activities. The entrepreneurs are participating in the U.S. State Department Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) organized by the German Marshall Fund of the United States. Participants spend 2.5 weeks in the U.S. starting with a welcome program in Washington, DC and then a two week internships with their host organizations.More
Two Ventureprise Companies Selected as Blue Diamond Award Finalists
Awards Celebration Gathers Charlotte's Best in Technology
InfoSense, Inc. and Virtual StrongBox, two companies at Ventureprise, were selected as finalists for the 2017 Blue Diamond Awards. The awards program gathers top IT and business executives to celebrate the best in Charlotte technology.More
Three Startups at Ventureprise Secure Significant Investments
Atom Power, Ecomdash, and International ThermoDyne, Inc., three startups at Ventureprise, received significant investments in 2017.More
Charlotte Venture Challenge 2017 Competition Announced
Innovation Competition in 16th Year Focuses on Customer Discovery
The Charlotte Venture Challenge innovation competition will highlight successful customer discovery by emerging North Carolina startups. The competition, now in its 16th year, will expand to three events held in the Spring, Summer, and Fall.More
Ventureprise Launch Accelerator Begins February 2017
Charlotte-area innovators and entrepreneurs seeking to launch ventures to address national and global markets can jumpstart progress by participating in the Ventureprise Launch acceleration program beginning in February 2017.More
Charlotte Angel Fund Selects Ecomdash As Its First Charlotte Investment
Ecommerce Inventory Management Software Impresses Carolina Investment Fund
Ecomdash, an ecommerce automation software, has been selected to receive investment capital from the Charlotte Angel Fund. The selection marks the first Charlotte-based investment by the capital group.
YobiFund.com launches Equity Crowdfunding Platform
Online funding portal will cater to start-ups, real estate, and peer-to-peer lending industries.
Atom Power Wins NC Tech Award
The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) 2016 NC Tech Awards includes Atom Power.More
NC IDEA Foundation Awards Grant to Expand Ventureprise Launch
Extends proven National Science Foundation I-Corps Program
Ventureprise was named by the NC IDEA Foundation (www.ncidea.org) as a recipient of one of its first nine grants to North Carolina organizations that support entrepreneurs and promote entrepreneurship.More
Inc. 5000 Fast-Growing Private Companies Features 44 Charlotte USA Firms.
PLANIT GROUP named fastest growing in North Carolina
PLANIT GROUP named fastest growing in North Carolina.
The 2016 Inc. 5000 fast-growing private companies ranking includes 186 companies headquartered in the Carolinas. These top performing businesses are concentrated in Charlotte USA, home to 44 firms, and the combined Raleigh and Durham-Chapel Hill metros, also home to 44 firms.More