The business is not by yourself in its intention of supporting entrepreneurs and little companies in Central Virginia, but its job is to complement, not contend with, other organizations to support those with thoughts get to the right locations and satisfy the right people today.
“We all identify there are a lot of individuals and businesses presently doing outstanding do the job in the innovation and entrepreneurship house in this local community,” reported Chris Engel, Charlottesville’s director of financial enhancement. Engel serves on the organization’s board with his Albemarle County counterpart, Roger Johnson.
“We glimpse ahead to partnering with them, boosting efforts and collectively attaining even better achievement locally and nationally,” Engel reported.
“Our mission is to serve and reinforce the Central Virginia entrepreneur neighborhood by making and bridging connections, packages, funding and areas,” reported Sarah Rumbaugh, Venture Central’s president and chairwoman.
Rumbaugh is also an entrepreneur, acquiring established Relish, an online employment and recruitment service.
“There are some excellent undertaking prospects and entrepreneurial assist out there, but there are some silos. Our objective is to bring every person jointly so we can deliver business people with direction, demonstrate them how to come across packages, obtain funding and spaces,” she claimed.