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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 30th, 2014

Select the winner for the June 10 Entrepreneur Café – Six innovators vie for seed funding

You can help select the winner of the fifth Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur Café from a varied field of creative projects with funding needs to launch or expand a business. BB&T has donated $500 for the base More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 2nd, 2014

BB&T to donate seed funding for June 10 Entrepreneur Café

Entrepreneurs with a need for seed funding to see their business needs met can apply for the June 10 Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur Café sponsored by BB&T at www.gvecafe.com. “Our mission at BB&T is More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Job Creation Roundtable brings U.S. Senate candidate Natalie Tennant and Greenbrier County leaders together

Community and business leaders gathered at the Visitors Center in downtown Lewisburg on Wednesday to have a round table discussion with Secretary of State Natalie Tennant about job development in West Virginia. Tennant, More...

Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur Café 4 winner Meredeth Young
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

‘UnCanny’ presentation wins $1,050 for Meredith Young Jewelry

Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur Café 4 winner Meredith Young with a display of her recycled jewelry A business based on recycling cans to create beautiful jewelry was the high scorer at the Feb. 18 Entrepreneur More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Entrepreneurs compete for essential funding

Encouraging crowd funding to spur economic growth in our region, the fourth Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur’s Cafe (GVEC) is set for Feb. 18, when five contestants will vie for seed money at the Greenbrier County More...

Greenbrier East sophomores, Sarah Fullen, Mary Claire Ickes and Hannah Rivoire assisted with September Entrepreneur Café competition and will be eligible to compete for WVU Business Plan next year for a $10,000 WV college scholarship
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

WVU Business Plan competition could yield $10,000 scholarship for innovative teen or team

Greenbrier East sophomores, Sarah Fullen, Mary Claire Ickes and Hannah Rivoire assisted with September Entrepreneur Café competition and will be eligible to compete for WVU Business Plan next year for a $10,000 More...

Steve Weir, executive director of Greenbrier Valley Economic Development presents Tanya Hazelwood with a check for seed funding and crowd funding monies, along with GVEDC Marketing Director Peggy Crowder.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 4th, 2013

Healing Hands Mobile Massage Unit wins seed funding

Steve Weir, executive director of Greenbrier Valley Economic Development presents Tanya Hazelwood with a check for seed funding and crowd funding monies, along with GVEDC Marketing Director Peggy Crowder. Tanya More...

Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur Program Coordinator Katie Ickes
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur Project to impact economic growth

Creating a culture of Entrepreneurism in the Greenbrier Valley is the goal of Katie C. Ickes, working with Greenbrier Valley Economic Development in conjunction with New River Community and Technical College. Ickes More...