Asheville Small Business Week May 2-5, 2016

  NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Erin Leonard, Director of Communications 828-258-6131 | eleonard@ashevillechamber.org Asheville, NC – Asheville Small Business Week celebrates the impact of small businesses May 2-5, 2016 with daily events designed to enhance small business success. About 96 percent of Asheville metro area establishments have 50 employees or less. From unique shops and restaurants to personal and professional services, small businesses have a big impact. They create jobs, spark innovation and give back to the community. The Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce supports small business year-round by providing opportunities to connect with customers and partners and […]

A-B Tech Small Business Center May 2016 Classes

  May 10th, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM SBC 2046 at Enka Site SBA: Programs and Services for Your Small Business   Discover the programs and services offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration for start-up and existing small businesses. Find out which SBA-sponsored and SBA-funded resources are available for counseling and training small business owners in all areas of small business management (including business planning). Find out what it takes to obtain a small business loan and to access SBA financing sources in particular. Discover the SBA’s government contracting, minority and other certificate programs which can enable your small […]

Meet the Geeks: Artec Spider Demo & General Discussion, April 28, 2016

  Artec Spider Demo & General Discussion RSVP on Meetup.com Date Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 6:00 PM Supported By: Johnathan will give us a demo of the Artec Spider, a 3D scanner! Feel free to bring what you’re working on to show off and get help. AB Tech 340 Victoria Road, Asheville, NC (map) Balsam Building, Room 108       The information provided above comes directly from the organization listed at the top of this entry. Asheville Business Networking takes no responsibility for any errors contained within.  

Meet the Geeks: Weekly Low-Pressure Social Get Together, April 27, 2016

  Weekly Low-Pressure Social Get Together Wednesday, April 27, 2016 7:00 PM Asheville Brewing Co. 77 Coxe Ave, Asheville, NC (map)       The information provided above comes directly from the organization listed at the top of this entry. Asheville Business Networking takes no responsibility for any errors contained within.  

Meet the Geeks: Aaron Houghton (BoostSuite.com), April 26, 2016

  Aaron Houghton (BoostSuite.com) RSVP on Meetup.com Date Tuesday, 26 Apr 2016 6:00 PM Supported By: THIS IS A PAID EVENT PURCHASE YOUR TICKET HERE Aaron Houghton (BoostSuite.com) Aaron Houghton is a serial entrepreneur who builds web marketing products for small business owners. He is currently co-founder and CEO of BoostSuite.com, a group advertising tool that enables small businesses to band together to beat their larger competitors. Formerly Aaron was co-founder of email newsletter leader iContact.com that was sold to Vocus in 2012 for $180 million. Aaron was an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year winner in 2008, was […]

Meet the Geeks: General Discussion, April 21, 2016

  General Discussion RSVP on Meetup.com Date Thursday, 21 Apr 2016 6:00 PM Supported By: Come get solace for not being at ECGC.  Feel free to bring what you’re working on to show off and get help.     The information provided above comes directly from the organization listed at the top of this entry. Asheville Business Networking takes no responsibility for any errors contained within.  

Meet the Geeks: Asheville User Experience Meetup, April 25, 2016

  Asheville User Experience Meetup RSVP on Meetup.com Date Monday, 25 Apr 2016 5:30 PM Supported By: Hi All, Since Green Sage closes at 7:00, until we find another venue, our start time is 5:30. Bring thoughts about on what this meetup might do to support UX in our area, ideas, subjects and methods that you would like to discuss, learn about or present on. Thanks! Kate & Susan   The information provided above comes directly from the organization listed at the top of this entry. Asheville Business Networking takes no responsibility for any errors contained within.  

Congratulations to the 2016 Sky High Growth Awards Honorees

  2016 Sky High Growth Awards honor Asheville’s growing businesses March 31st, 2016 The Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce presented the 2016 Sky High Growth Award to 36 businesses that have experienced outstanding growth in revenue and/or employment over the last several years. These 36 businesses collectively represent more than 1,400 full-time jobs and nearly 1,000 part-time jobs. An awards reception took place Thursday, April 21, 2016 at The Venue to honor the following companies as 2016 Sky High Growth Award winners: 1-800 Water Damage (three-year winner) Abbington Green Bed and Breakfast Inn Altamont Capital Management Altamont Environmental, Inc. (two-year […]

Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce April 2016 Events

  4/7/2016   Jeffrey Yuen Workshop 4/7/2016   JCC Falafel 5K 4/8/2016   The Box: A Contemporary Jewelry Challenge 4/9/2016   Guest Speaker Series: Geology of Western North Carolina 4/12/2016   Training for Chamber Challenge 5k 4/14/2016   EPA Section 608 Technician Certification 4/14/2016   Film Screening – “The True Cost” 4/14/2016   Ribbon Cutting for Sky Lanes Bowling Center 4/19/2016   Ribbon Cutting for Zaniac Learning 4/19/2016   Training for Chamber Challenge 5k 4/21/2016   Recycled China: The Residue of Industry, Artist’s Talk with Thomas Schmidt 4/22/2016   Just Own It! Turning Employees Into “Engage-ees” 4/22/2016   Qigong, Tai […]

WNCGBC’s Green Edge: April 21, 2016

  Green Edge Thursday 21 April 2016 05:00pm – 06:30pm WNCGBC invites the community to enjoy casual networking and green building updates over a beer with our members and staff. Chat with builders, developers, architects, realtors and other professionals in the green building industry. This event is open to anyone. Invite your friends for a fun evening and connect with some great people in the industry! Green Edge is our monthly social event every 3rd Thursday of the month. Location : Catawba Brewing Co. South Slope, 32 Banks Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 Contact : katie@wncgbc.org   The information provided above comes directly from […]