The Nashville Entrepreneur Center

$572,500 in capital raised

Address
41 Peabody St. Nashville, TN 37210

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Contact

Michael Brody-Waite
CEO
(615) 873-1257
mbw@ec.co

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Target Industries

  • Healthcare
  • Technology
  • Digital Media
  • Social Enterprise

Programs Offered

  • Screening of Concepts (screen about 1000 per year)
  • 4 cohorts each year for acceleration (about 40 companies)
  • Classes for Entrepreneurs (teach about 500 folks a year)
  • Mentoring, Assistance with access to capital, entrepreneur networking, training on special topics (IP, Law, Hiring, Building Business Models)

The Nashville Entrepreneur Center is a Nashville-based hub for entrepreneurs with the environment, tools and connections necessary to create and support a scalable business.

The EC partners with Google for Entrepreneurs as one of nine Tech Hubs in North America to help the Nashville startup community thrive. Tech Hubs provide a venue for developers and the wider tech community to engage directly with companies and training partners like Google. Google for Entrepreneurs enables the Nashville Entrepreneur Center by providing technical content, business tools and infrastructure upgrades.

By The Numbers

$13.3 million

Capital Raised (in 2013)

138

Jobs Created (in 2013)

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