Kansas City Entrepreneurship News

Read about great things going on for businesses in the Kansas City area.

Business Growth, Business Planning, Funding and Finances, Innovation-Led, Investor Education, Networking, Startup, Technology

Digital Sandbox KC’s Summer in the Sand Helps Founders with Pitching, Capital, Product Dev

Digital Sandbox KC's Summer in the Sand series will assist entrepreneurs in areas they often request help with.

Business Growth, Business Planning, Funding and Finances, Innovation-Led, Main Street, Microenterprise, Second Stage, Startup, Technology

So, Your Startup or Small Business Needs Money: Here’s How to Find Funding in KC

Kansas City small business owners and entrepreneurs can follow these top tips to find the funding they need to launch...

Business Growth, Innovation-Led, Startup, Technology

This New Certification Can Help Education Tech Startups Make the Grade

The Codesign Product Certification from Leanlab Education verifies that education technology companies iterate their products based on school-community recommendations.

Business Growth, Business Planning, Entrepreneurial Ecosystem, Funding and Finances, Main Street, Marketing/Sales, Microenterprise, Multicultural Entrepreneurs, Networking, Shop Local, Startup, Tax Planning, Women and Business

Want to Start a Food Business in KC? This 2-Day Conference Will Show You How

The Food Business Conference features tips, tricks and eats from June 10-11 at the Midwest Genealogy Center in Independence, Missouri.

Business Growth, Entrepreneurial Community, Entrepreneurial Ecosystem, Entrepreneurs in Action, Funding and Finances, Innovation-Led, Multicultural Entrepreneurs, Startup, Technology, Women and Business

Comeback KC Ventures Announces Next 9 Startups Working on Pandemic Solutions

The next nine Comeback KC Ventures startups are innovating and helping Kansas City come back from the pandemic.

Entrepreneurial Community, Entrepreneurial Ecosystem, Multicultural Entrepreneurs

KCSourceLink Hires New Senior Director to Champion KC Entrepreneur Ecosystem

Michael S. Carmona will further champion Kansas City entrepreneurs in his new role as the senior director for KCSourceLink.

Business Growth, Business Planning, Entrepreneurs in Action, Main Street, Microenterprise, Multicultural Entrepreneurs, Shop Local, Startup

How a KC Serial Entrepreneur Grew His Chauffeur Business Despite Pandemic Roadblocks

With help from the Growth360 program and other local business resources, Dion Dodson is growing his second business and giving...

Business Growth, Innovation-Led, International Ties, Main Street, Second Stage, Shop Local, Startup

How Business Certification Can Help You Reach the World’s Largest Consumer

Explore business certifications like MBE, WBE, DBE and more and see how they can help your small business.