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Pitch It and Win It Competition is Just Around the Corner
Published: Thursday, August 10, 2017

In April, StartUp Jefferson City hosted the fourth annual Encouraging Entrepreneurship event at the Capital Event Center to offer budding entrepreneurs an opportunity to receive free business counseling. The event was well


One for All Day Program, LLC - a "start-up" success story
Published: Monday, July 3, 2017

Diane Loepke and Ali Abbott both had a similar vision, a vision of providing day care services for intellectually disabled adults in an enhanced environment. In January of 2015, Diane and Ali opened One For All Day Program,


Working Toward the Perfect Pitch
Published: Monday, June 12, 2017

In April, StartUp Jefferson City (JC) hosted the fourth annual Encouraging Entrepreneurship event at the Capital Event Center to offer free business counseling to local entrepreneurs. The event offered entrepreneurs an


Encouraging Entrepreneurship
Published: Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Who is an entrepreneur? According to Merriam-Webster’s definition, entrepreneurs are “individuals who organize, manage and assume the risks of a business or enterprise.” The most common attribute


Business Expansion Continues in 2016
Published: Thursday, March 30, 2017

Expansion activity continues to deliver investment and new jobs to our community in 2016, as a result of continued growth from a handful of long-standing employers within our community. The Chamber’s existing business


Chamber continues to focus on business outreach
Published: Monday, February 13, 2017

The Chamber’s Small Business Committee addresses issues relevant to the business community by conducting training under the umbrella of the Tuesday Topic seminar series. In addition, the Chamber continues its work to


Entrepreneurs Compete in Fifth Annual Pitch Contest
Published: Thursday, November 17, 2016

For the fifth consecutive year, StartUp Jefferson City offered entrepreneurs an opportunity to pitch their business ideas for a chance at winning cash awards to help support future growth plans. On October 15, entrepreneurs


"Pitch It & Win It" is coming back this fall
Published: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Shaun Sappenfield In April, StartUp Jefferson City hosted the third annual Encouraging Entrepreneurship event at the Capital Event Center to offer free business counseling to local entrepreneurs. The event was well attended


Business assistance resources for our community
Published: Wednesday, February 24, 2016

The Chamber’s Small Business Committee is eager to initiate the new-year with a continued focus on educational opportunities and support for business startups within the community. Program offerings such as Business


Small Business Saturday set for November 28
Published: Thursday, October 29, 2015

SMALL BUSINESSES UNITE! You have an opportunity to join forces and boost your holiday sales! "Small Business Saturday" is a partnership between Downtown Jefferson City, the Westside, Eastside & Southside Business


StartUp Jefferson City offers support to local entrepreneurs
Published: Wednesday, June 10, 2015

What is an entrepreneur? Merriam-Webster defines an entrepreneur as “a person who starts a business and is willing to risk loss in order to make money.” This explanation seems simple enough, but outside of


Tuesday Topic
Published: Monday, January 19, 2015

Tuesday Topic Success in hiring a highly profitable & advantageous process to help prevent ever having a bad hire again Date Tuesday, February 17 Time 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided Location


Entrepreneurs take home cash prizes for winning business ideas
Published: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

For the third consecutive year, StartUp Jefferson City has offered entrepreneurs an opportunity to pitch their business ideas for a chance at winning cash awards to help support future growth plans. In total, eleven


Pitch It & Win It is just around the corner
Published: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

StartUp Jefferson City recently hosted a Practice Pitch session at the Chamber to assist local entrepreneurs as they consider moving their business idea to reality. The session allowed participants the opportunity to pitch


Small Business outreach in 2013
Published: Thursday, April 17, 2014

The Chamber’s BEST (Business Entrepreneur Support Team) Committee addresses issues relevant to the professional, technical and small business communities by conducting seminars regarding workforce and training needs on


Attention entrepreneurs - don't miss this event!
Published: Sunday, April 6, 2014

Members of StartUp Jefferson City are working hard to get the word out about the upcoming Encouraging Entrepreneurship Event scheduled for April 26th at the Capital Event Center. The event will offer entrepreneurs an


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