The Montgomery County Economic Development Department, Virginia is accepting applications from aspiring entrepreneurs to receive a free ticket to attend Startup Weekend Blacksburg on September 14-16. More information is here.
- Register for Startup Weekend Blacksburg
- Directions to Rackspace
- Read Startup Weekend Comes to Blacksburg, Virginia
- Read VT KnowledgeWorks Members to Serve as Startup Weekend Mentors
- Read 10 Pieces of Advice for Entrepreneurs from a Startup Weekend Mentor
The Montgomery County Economic Development Department, Virginia was a sponsor of the 2012 VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week.
VT KnowledgeWorks encourages and enables creative entrepreneurship world-wide through innovative curriculum, local business resource centers, and a global network of cooperating regions, all focused on three essential contributors to success: clear understanding of fundamental business principles; access to timely, relevant information; and meaningful personal and corporate relationships. It is a subsidiary of the Virginia Tech Foundation, funded through the continuing confidence and enthusiasm of its clients, sponsors and friends, both corporate and individual. Its world headquarters are in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
VT KnowledgeWorks sponsors include Attaain, Inc., BB&T, The Branch Group, Handshake 2.0, Harris Office Furniture, Hodges, Jones & Mabry, P.C., Hutchison Law Group, LeClairRyan, New River Valley Intellectual Property Law, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and The Becher Agency (TBA).