Empowering & Building Communities of Entrepreneurs
Legendary Green Bay Packer and NFL Player, Reggie White and his wife Sara, had a vision of empowering aspiring entrepreneurs to realize their dreams of owning and operating their own business.
Become an AquaPreneur with E-Hub's on-campus partner, The Farmory Second Year of Workshops - Fall 2022
FarmoryWorks Aquaculture Entrepreneur Program Fall 2022 (Dates to be announced) Program Description: The Aquaculture Entrepreneur Program is designed for those who are interested in developing their aquaculture business idea into a workable plan for the future. Participants will acquire aquaculture industry knowledge, business planning tools, and an entrepreneurial support network that will help them launch or expand their aquaculture-related business venture. At the end of the ten-week program, participants will have completed a business concept plan and know their personal “next steps” needed to start or expand their business operations. Key Takeaways from the Aquaculture Entrepreneur Program:
• Develop peer-to-peer and industry expert connections • Determine if your business concept is feasible & put your next steps into an action plan • Discover operational pitfalls and efficiencies that can affect profitability in aquaculture • Position your business to compete and thrive • Learn where to find money to get started Presenters: Mark Burwell, Executive Director, Urban Hope/E-Hub Entrepreneurship Center The Farmory Staff and industry experts will present at group workshops (in-person and virtual) on a variety of topics.
Location: 339 S. Jackson St. (classroom), Green Bay, Wisconsin
For workbook, materials, and more information, contact: email@example.com
Individual work outside of meeting times will be required. Additional in-person group field day tours may be scheduled depending on the availability of host farm opportunities.
Requirements for Participation:
Course Fee: $300*Computer and internet access**Consistent attendance**
*Scholarships will be available to those who cannot afford the cost of the program.
**For those who might require financial assistance, stipends of up to $300 will be available to alleviate costs associated with attending the program (such as for technology/internet for lecture viewing, child care, etc.).
For further questions contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Their vision has manifested into an outstanding foundation of empowered entrepreneurs who have developed self-sufficiency and feel a sense of giving back that is necessary to the free enterprise system. This vision has been called the "Power of 92". The organization is led by volunteer Mark Burwell, Director Emeritus.
Today the program has evolved as an advocacy connector, partnering with the entrepreneurial ecosystem. It continues to foster the mission of:
Cultivating entrepreneurs to become community mentors and leaders.
Engaging entrepreneurs to give back through social enterprising.
Tapping into and empowering creative entrepreneurs.
An impressive list of entrepreneurs have graduated from our program to become successful leaders and business owners. Here is a quick look at the community and economic impact for the New North region of Wisconsin:
2,852 graduates and workshop participants
Over 988 business ventures started or rebooted
Over 6,870 sustainable years in business
Over 3,700 full and part-time jobs created
Millions of dollars in services, payroll, bank loans and tax revenue has been generated from the program each year.
Hundreds of hours of volunteer counseling and peer-to-peer mentoring each year.
Dozens of award-winning business and leaders and alumni giving back to their community.
Southwestern Wisconsin – Janesville and Beloit
Northcentral Ohio – Canton and Cleveland
An impressive number of participants with an array of businesses have graduated from E-Hub and have become successful entrepreneurs!
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Alumni Chamber Of Commerce Winners & Nominees
2021 Entrepreneur Growth Nominee: Mark & Catherine Semerau, LaJava Roasting House
2021 Entrepreneur Growth Nominee: Jamie Hemenway-Peotter, Roots on 9th
2019 Small Business Person of the Year Nominee: Michell Bartlein, Savoye Salon Spa
2019 Nominee for Entrepreneurial Award: Gina Krahn, Sepia Chapel
2018 Small Business Person of the Year; Lonny Charles, Board Member, Wipfli CPA’s
2014 Small Business Person of the Year: Ying LaCourt, Helping Hands Caregivers