VT KnowledgeWorks was featured in "Accelerating business: VT KnowledgeWorks gives entrepreneurs a good start and honest advice" in the November 2012 issue of Roanoke Business Magazine. (View the online version of Roanoke Business here and turn to pages 16-17.)
For entrepreneurs interested in acclerating their businesses, VTKW executive director Jim Flowers is holding a series of open office hours on the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Virginia for informal chats with prospective entrepreneurs. Those who have ideas about starting a business, or know of anyone with similar ambitions to bring along, are invited to meet and talk with Jim.
For more information about office hours with Jim Flowers during the spring semester, 2013, or to schedule a free personal visit with Jim Flowers at the VT KnowledgeWorks headquarters in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, contact Christine Spalding, Member Services Coordinator, to make an appointment, [email protected], 540-443-9100.
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).