March 28, 2016

Client Success Story: The Tacoed Wheel Is Truckin’

MBW helps two bike-riding, taco-loving Ashevilleans launch their dream biz.


February 29, 2016

Client Success Story: Meet River Arts Ballet

The studio just celebrated its one-year anniversary; in that time, they’ve grown from training six ballerinas in private sessions to teaching more than 100 dancers—from ages three to 68!


February 29, 2016

Announcing ScaleUp WNC Cohort 3

We’re thrilled to announce the 15 small businesses with strong potential for growth and job creation that will participate in the third cohort of […]


December 7, 2015

Announcing call for applications for the 2016 ScaleUp WNC program

Helping entrepreneurs take their ventures to new heights; Deadline to apply is January 31 (Asheville, NC):  Starting a business is hard work. Scaling a […]


October 21, 2015

Mountain BizWorks receives $1.25m in SBA funding

Funding will help launch and grow small businesses across the NC mountains region   (Asheville, NC): Small businesses, which make up the foundation of […]


October 19, 2015

Mountain BizWorks 25th Anniversary Celebration

WHEN Thursday, November 19, 6:00 – 9:00pm WHERE Hi-Wire Brewing – “Big Top” Location 2A Huntsman Place, Asheville 28803 RSVP mbw25.splashthat.com You are invited […]


October 19, 2015

InnovateHER Women’s Business Idea Contest – entries due Nov. 3

Mountain BizWorks invites local women in business to submit business plans for a chance to win $70,000. Interested applicants must submit a business plan for […]



June 17, 2015

Introducing: Child Care Business Training from Mountain Bizworks at Smart Start of Buncombe County

Mountain Bizworks, in partnership with Self Help Credit Union and Smart Start of Buncombe County, is pleased to offer a new, 8-week business planning course […]


April 30, 2015

Client Spotlight: Sheneika Smith of Date My City

  (Sheneika Smith and her daughters, ZaiKharri and Alaijah) Sheneika Smith is a native Ashevillian and the founder of Date My City, a social organization […]