Members Helping Members - Educating, Informing, Supporting
This seems to fall right in line with what Leo & Kathryn were talking about this morning.
Outside of the major entrepreneurial hubs (Silicon Valley, NYC, London, etc.), there's just not enough deal flow to make investors (both Angel & VC) and accelerators as successful as they need to be.
What the article suggests: a not-for-profit entity educates the market, instead of tries to profit from it. I wonder what that sounds like!…Continue
On the first Wednesday of each month Entrepreneurs of Knoxville hosts the Meet & Greet, giving members the opportunity to share, in about two minutes, who they are and what they are doing. It is also a time to let the other members know how you got involved with EoK and how EoK and its members can help them.
The Meet & Greet is my favorite meeting of the month because I get to learn more about each member and discover new ways to engage them in my own businesses or share…Continue
Added by Lisa Gifford Mueller on November 7, 2012 at 1:22pm — No Comments
Since EOK members began gathering once a week many years ago, we have collectively launched over 40 businesses! Last night another EOK startup took flight! FairMechanics.com is the brain child of Augustine Gattuso and provides the best way for "consumers to locate the perfect local mechanic for their next repair need". Leo Knight and Augustine formed a partnership to bring…Continue