Welcome to E.O.K.

Who:  We are a very diverse group of successful business owners and entrepreneurs and those working to achieve their goal of becoming an entrepreneur.

Why:  We believe we all learn something from each other...no matter if you're on your 1st startup or your 101st.  We believe no one person has all the answers...it is impossible to build a company without help.

How:  We use multiple tools to identify where each member needs assistance. We connect mentors/resources/capital with members. We provide accountability and support for reaching goals.

What:  Members focused on helping each other build successful startups.  

Please check the FAQ section if you have Questions. Your Board of Directors is made up of volunteers with a passion for seeing entrepreneurs succeed!

When:   Every 2nd Thursday 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

Where: Rodefer Moss 608 Mabry Hood Road, Knoxville, TN 37932

Members

Latest Activity

Michael Bowie is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Wednesday
Thierry V Sommer posted a status
"FREE Targeted Workshop Tues April 21st 6:00 p.m. my office "Taxes and Investments" and special speaker on "Identity Theft" RSVP 692-1513."
Apr 14
Todd Prosan is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Apr 7
Walter Lounsbery's blog post was featured

Jump Into the Shark Tank!

The Shark Tank is holding and open call in Knoxville on April 30.  Do I need to say more?  Well, we'll let the Knoxville News-Sentinel fill you in.…See More
Apr 7
Walter Lounsbery posted a blog post

Jump Into the Shark Tank!

The Shark Tank is holding and open call in Knoxville on April 30.  Do I need to say more?  Well, we'll let the Knoxville News-Sentinel fill you in.…See More
Apr 3
Smita Deshmukh left a comment for Leonard Knight
"Thank you Leo! Excited to be part of EOK. Will be there on 9th April meeting.  - Smita"
Mar 31
Smita Deshmukh is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Mar 31
Leonard Knight's blog post was featured

Start with Why!

We've discussed this many times at Past EOK meetings but it deserves another post. If you haven't watched the TED Talk by Simon Sinek "Start with Why", you need to set aside a few minutes and get it done...now.See More
Mar 27
Leonard Knight posted a blog post

Start with Why!

We've discussed this many times at Past EOK meetings but it deserves another post. If you haven't watched the TED Talk by Simon Sinek "Start with Why", you need to set aside a few minutes and get it done...now.See More
Mar 27
Leonard Knight left a comment for Valentino Constantinou
"Valentino! Welcome to EOK! I'm glad you're here and look forward to working with you and Michael on your startup! ~Leo"
Mar 26
Leonard Knight posted a status
"Looking forward to our next meeting! Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 11:30 am! We're changing the world! If you want to be successful, join us!"
Mar 25
Valentino Constantinou is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Mar 13
Michael J Johnston is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Mar 3
Vallie Cross is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Mar 2
Brent Howell is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Feb 6
Victor Jernigan is now a member of Entrepreneurs of Knoxville
Feb 2

Entrepreneurial Collective/EOK 3.0

EOK Monthly Meeting (Every Second Thursday of the Month)


Please use the form below to RSVP...everything is included in your annual membership fee of $100 (Lunch, Venture360, Mentoring, Peer Review, Business Model Canvas, Team Building, Access to Capital Networks, and more)


Blog Posts

Jump Into the Shark Tank!

Posted by Walter Lounsbery on April 3, 2015 at 6:30pm 0 Comments

The Shark Tank is holding and open call in Knoxville on April 30.  Do I need to say more?  Well, we'll let the Knoxville News-Sentinel fill you in.

http://www.knoxnews.com/knoxville/pop-culture/abcs-shark-tank-to-hold-open-call-in-knoxville-april-30_88604156

Start with Why!

Posted by Leonard Knight on March 27, 2015 at 12:00pm 1 Comment

We've discussed this many times at Past EOK meetings but it deserves another post. If you haven't watched the TED Talk by Simon Sinek "Start with Why", you need to set aside a few minutes and get it done...now.

This is why Google Glass is Dead

Posted by Walter Lounsbery on January 21, 2015 at 5:25pm 0 Comments

I would be the last person in the world to say Microsoft is an innovation company.  They have squashed a lot of their best ideas, or bought out companies and made them a ho-hum part of the Microsoft Borg.  And that goes for Nokia, a has-been major cell phone manufacturer.  The new CEO, however, seems to have kicked things into gear.  And the product announced today, Microsoft HoloLens, is revolutionary.  It puts 3D objects into your field of view, sometimes integrated with physical objects like walls, tables, or other things (one demo shows designing a virtual fuel tank on an actual motorcycle chassis).  It has cameras to detect your hand gestures, to know what you are looking at.  It supplies "spatial sound" to your ears.  NASA will be using it to walk around images from Mars as if it were the holodeck.

Check out the demo videos.  If they don't get your tech mojo going, nothing will.…

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Cirruspath acquires Knoxville startup OpenCore

Posted by Jason Roberts on December 10, 2014 at 8:30am 0 Comments

BY: Carly Harrington

POSTED: 6:01 AM, Dec 10, 2014

TAG: business

Brandon Bruce, co-founder of Cirruspath

Cirruspath, a software development company whose primary product integrates Salesforce with email and mobile devices, has acquired Knoxville data analytics startup OpenCore.

The company, which has offices in Tennessee and California, had been targeting big data as an opportunity to grow its portfolio of applications under its Cirrus Insight product. OpenCore provided a solution, said Cirruspath co-founder Brandon Bruce, who heads up the East Tennessee office.

"There were a lot of variables that just fit together — the right place, the right time, the right people. We felt this was a unique opportunity to take the expertise and skill sets that James brings to address some of the challenges…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Started by Leonard Knight in General Nov 27, 2014. 0 Replies

Fellow Entrepreneur!We have much to be thankful for! 2014 has been a great year for Entrepreneurs of Knoxville! We've partnered with Bearden Rotary club to provide real mentors, we've setup Entrepreneurial Collective and the structure for chapters,…Continue

Looking for an Entrepreneur with International Experience

Started by Nastaran Simarasl in General Sep 4, 2014. 0 Replies

Hi, My name is Nastaran (Nassi) and I am an instructor of Business Strategy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK). I am looking for an entrepreneur or a manager with international business experience to give a talk to my students at the…Continue

Email to speech?

Started by Steve Drevik in General. Last reply by Steve Drevik Sep 4, 2014. 3 Replies

I'm looking for a service to Dev tool that can take an incoming email, and will dial a phone number and read that email. Does anyone know of such a thing?

Please join us at the Line12 Launch event

Started by Jonathan M Patrick in General Mar 4, 2014. 0 Replies

Join us for a Launch Party / Pitch Contest Announcement / Entrepreneur Appreciation / Networking Uber Event . . . and, hear from Mark Schaefer, an internationally-known blogger, consultant, speaker, and best-selling author.Schaefer will be debuting…Continue

 
 
 

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