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The Venture Center and Economics Arkansas host First Ever Pitch ‘N Punch for Young Innovators

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The Venture Center and Economics Arkansas host First Ever Pitch ‘N Punch for Young Innovators

Entrepreneurship knows no age, which is why The Venture Center is partnering with Economics Arkansas to host the first-ever Pitch ‘N Punch on July 27 at the Museum of Discovery in downtown Little Rock. Read More

Posted on: July 7, 2023
Arkansas Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Give Opening Keynote Address during August VenCent Fintech Summit

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Arkansas Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Give Opening Keynote Address during August VenCent Fintech Summit

The Venture Center today confirmed an impressive kick-off for VenCent 2023 featuring Arkansas Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Secretary of Commerce Hugh McDonald slated for August 14-15 in Little Rock, AR. Read More

Posted on: June 30, 2023
Entrepreneurs Brew Success at Pitch ‘N Pint, Secure Seed Funding

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Entrepreneurs Brew Success at Pitch ‘N Pint, Secure Seed Funding

A fresh round of entrepreneurs in Arkansas secured more than $10,000 in seed funding during Wednesday's 2023 Pitch 'N Pint competition, an event organized by The Venture Center, the Little Rock Regional Chamber and Apptegy. Read More

Posted on: June 30, 2023
Little Rock Landing: For Arthur Orduña, All Roads Led to The Venture Center

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Little Rock Landing: For Arthur Orduña, All Roads Led to The Venture Center

After more than 25 years of navigating through many career moves that took him all over the country, fate brought Arthur Orduña to Little Rock to manage The Venture Center. Read More

Posted on: June 15, 2023
Women’s Foundation of Arkansas, Little Rock Soirée Announce the Top 100 Women of Impact in Arkansas

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Women’s Foundation of Arkansas, Little Rock Soirée Announce the Top 100 Women of Impact in Arkansas

Following months of nominations and vetting more than 600 submissions, the Women's Foundation of Arkansas, Little Rock Soirée magazine and Arkansas Business Publishing Group are excited to announce the Top 100 Women of Impact in Arkansas honorees. Read More

Posted on: May 31, 2023
Business Guidance, Woman To Woman

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Business Guidance, Woman To Woman

Now in its inaugural year, Woman Achieve is a mentorship program in which up-and-coming women entrepreneurs are paired with seasoned women professionals who mentor them for 12 months. While mentees can be any woman professional or entrepreneur seeking growth, the mentors are women who already successfully run their own businesses or hold high positions in fields like education, law, business, and politics, among others. Read More

Posted on: May 18, 2023