Kansas City Entrepreneurship News

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

Dr. Shelley Cooper wins the 2022 AltCap Your Biz Pitch Competition Business Growth, Funding and Finances, Innovation-Led, Main Street, Microenterprise, Startup

Win Up to $25,000 at the 2023 AltCap Your Biz Pitch Competition at GEWKC

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur in Kansas or Missouri with big dreams for your business? Are you looking for that...

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Kansas City Entrepreneur Classes, Workshops Can Move Your Business to the Top of the Class

Going back to school isn’t just for kids. Now, you too can join the class that will help you get...

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Starting or Growing a Business? Make Sure You Use This Key KC Resource

In Kansas City, we’re fortunate to have a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem. There are hundreds of programs that serve small business...

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Kansas City Startup Drops of Wisdom Guides Personal Growth with AI

In today’s fast-paced world, where time is of the essence and information overload is a constant struggle, finding a way...

ScaleUP! Kansas City Cohort 13 Business Growth, Entrepreneurs in Action, Innovation-Led, Main Street, Multicultural Entrepreneurs, Second Stage, Women and Business

ScaleUP! Kansas City Reveals 13th Cohort of Scaling Business Owners

The ScaleUP! Kansas City program announced its 13th cohort of 20 local companies who will get the coaching, perspective and...

Fahteema Parrish of Parrish and Sons Construction Business Growth, Business Planning, Entrepreneurs in Action, Main Street, Multicultural Entrepreneurs, Second Stage, Women and Business

How Parrish & Sons Became the First Black Woman-Owned Firm to Win the Mr. K Award

Fahteema Parrish had a unique path into the construction industry and entrepreneurship. Born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, Fahteema obtained...

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How Any Business Can Grow with Influencer Marketing: 5 KC Social Media Experts Share Top Tips

Want to expand the reach of your business? Working with a social media influencer to create sponsored content can be...

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Vine Street Brewing Co., Years in the Making, Is about More Than Serving Suds

The much-anticipated Vine Street Brewing Co. opened its doors in June 2023, becoming the first Black-owned brewery in the state...