Entrepreneurial training programs include introduction to startups, selecting a business, planning and synergy forums, meetups, thinktanks, seminars and more, all designed to provide the resources from industry experts to provide a platform for entrepreneurial success.
Every successful entrepreneurial venture includes the tools and the knowledge of how and when to use them. “Basic training” plus branding, communication, marketing, sales and finance are part of the toolbox for building growth and sustainability for our “Vetrepreneurs”.
Focusing on development of all capital resources; human, relationship, social, intellectual and monetary, we build value in our veteran business ventures. Our angel and VC partners as well as our trade commerce community create opportunities for growth and leverage.
Veteran Ventures strategic alliance and partnerships with local and national angel investor, VC’s, institutional and private-sector organizations, business and civic thought leaders provide a plethora of opportunity for collaboration for our veteran entrepreneurial community.
A community of business owners, private and public sector companies, government, non-profit organizations and skillful military veterans all united in the cause of creating viable and sustainable businesses is a powerful value proposition for all! Veteran Ventures is on mission to provide a mentor network, strategic partnerships, valuable alliances and the resources required to create an environment where the potential of military experience will enhance the lives of our veteran entrepreneurs and their loved ones as well as the communities in which they work and live,
Almost 10% of all US small businesses are veteran-owned.
VETERANS LEAD BUSINESS START-UPS
25% of all post 9/11 veterans state they want to start a business.
MILITARY VETERANS HAVE WHAT IT TAKES
Military veterans are 45% more likely to start a small business than non-military.
OUR VET START-UPS DESERVE A "HAND UP"
90% of small businesses fail within the first 5 years. We'd like to fix that. Let's talk!
Our Team and Strategic Partners
Quick overview of the Veteran Ventures value proposition.
Brian and Chris Jones of “The Jones Zones” at Loom, in Fort Mill, SC interviewed Tony Holden, Founder of Veteran Ventures on Veteran’s Day. Interview can be viewed on facebook. Click here.
Veteran Ventures, a Veteran Entrepreneurial and Social Innovation Lab is set to officially launch its services on Veteran’s Day, November 11th, 2016. The nonprofit organization is dedicated to providing a “hand up” to those veterans wanting to start and grow a business. Veteran Ventures is located at Industry Charlotte, 1000 North Carolina Music Factory Blvd, Charlotte,[…]