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Piedmont Pitch: Starting Your Business
March 8, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Week 2: Starting Your Business
Thinking about starting a small business?
Have you started…but maybe missed some critical information?
This workshop is for you!
We review the steps for a successful start, the registrations and regulations, and the components of sound business planning, including financial projections.
Follow-up appointments are then available with SBDC, SCORE, and/or CIC business advisors to focus on your concept development, business profile, and/or business plans, including financial projections.
HYBRID event In person for cohort participants at 300 Preston Ave, 2nd floor training room, Charlottesville or online via Zoom
There is a $10 administrative fee to attend this workshop. Scholarships available – contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
About Piedmont Pitch
The City of Charlottesville Office of Economic Development and Albemarle County Economic Development have joined forces to offer educational programming leading to a pitch competition for local small businesses. Entrepreneurs and small business owners in Charlottesville and Albemarle can apply to participate in the 10 week program including 8 training programs (Business Essentials Training) offered by Central Virginia SBDC and work with a business advisor to hone their pitch and develop a solid business plan. Graduates of Piedmont Pitch have the opportunity to pitch for $15,000 in prize money!