March 5, 2020
15 fast-growing companies selected for this highly competitive program ASHEVILLE, NC (March 5, 2020) – After a highly competitive round of over 40 applications, […]
February 26, 2020
Press Release: Founder of Portland’s Mudshark Studios to Headline Craft Your Commerce Workshop Series
Spring entrepreneurial program will focus on operations and finances to help WNC makers and creatives take their enterprises to the next level ASHEVILLE, NC […]
December 12, 2019
Matthew Raker assumes leadership role from retiring Executive Director Patrick Fitzsimmons, guiding Mountain BizWorks into the next era of empowering local entrepreneurs Asheville, NC […]
August 1, 2016
James Sutherland and Sean Park know the downsides of working in the restaurant industry all too well: low wages and that feeling you’re going nowhere fast. So when the two met at Doc Chey’s in Atlanta and decided to move here to open their own place, Blue Dream Curry, they committed to doing things differently.
June 29, 2016
The Asheville-based tech company is scaling up and putting a better touring experience in everyone’s pocket.
May 25, 2016
Cohort 4 kicks off on June 10th as our largest ScaleUp WNC group yet, with 16 businesses participating—all of which have strong potential for growth and job creation. Already, the companies in this new cohort provide more than 100 jobs, collectively, across five WNC counties!
April 25, 2016
The Waynesville-based tech company is poised for a total taxi industry takeover.
March 28, 2016
MBW helps two bike-riding, taco-loving Ashevilleans launch their dream biz.
February 29, 2016
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!
April 30, 2015
(Sheneika Smith and her daughters, ZaiKharri and Alaijah) Sheneika Smith is a native Ashevillian and the founder of Date My City, a social organization […]