This week we were thrilled to learn that Launch Tennessee was selected to receive a $500,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC). We have had a five year partnership with ARC and piloted many new entrepreneurial programs which have led to job creation, capital investment and workforce development in … read more
HCA, FedEx, Scripps Networks and Unum are international players that started and remained here. Launch Tennessee builds on that tradition by making this state the top place in the Southeast to start and grow a business.
Launch Tennessee is the country’s only statewide collaborative startup network offering access to the mentorship, capital and education entrepreneurs need to start and grow a company in Tennessee.
A statewide network of Entrepreneur Centers offers curriculum, mentorship and other business support to entrepreneurs working to launch and build their businesses.
Launch Tennessee and our network of Entrepreneur Centers create opportunities for campus research teams to commercialize ideas and bring them to market.
Launch Tennessee has built an extensive network of banking professionals, venture capitalists, angel investors and other revenue sources. Raising capital can slow business execution; we remove the roadblocks.