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The Venture Center is your portal to entrepreneurism in Central Arkansas. We are your fastest connection to the thriving startup scene.



February 27-28, 2016

The JOLT Hackathon Program provides experiential workforce and professional development for the technological community in Central Arkansas.  JOLT provides the important cross between the development of soft skills such as communication, leadership and collaboration as well as real-world, technical hard skills.

Not an expert? Good news. You don't have to be!

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Pre-Accelerator I

Fall Cohort Launches September 12th

The Venture Center's Pre-Accelerator I class is for early-stage or first-time entrepreneurs who are serious about building a scalable, repeatable and investable business. 

Have a startup idea?  Looking to get into a top Accelerator? Want to find out what it takes for a successful capital raise? Then Venture Center's Pre-Accelerator is for you! Apply today.

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The VC FinTech Accelerator is a global FinTech accelerator that allows innovators in the banking technology services space access to a global FinTech services technology leader.

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Schedule a Free Huddle Hour

Take the first step toward turning your idea into a real, scalable, replicable and investable venture.

Unpack your idea during a FREE Huddle Hour Session with one of our trained mentors today!


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Success starts with connections.

Whether you're a business professional, investor, or entrepreneur, the best creative collisions happen at the Venture Center.

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