Building Economies and Sustaining Communities Through Multigenerational Business Hubs

Growing Business

We provide resources to entrepreneurs by building business ecosystems filled with partnerships among civic leaders, municipal decision-makers, government, education, economic development councils and local businesses. Services include:

  • Needs assessments
  • Strategic planning
  • Plan implementation
  • Business growth training
  • Building and managing coworking facilities, makerspaces, incubators and innovation centers

Supporting Networks

Relationship marketing fuels business growth. EnCorps45 creates networking opportunities that seed new businesses, expand current businesses and knit together bonds for community support and sustainable economies. Networking programs include:

  • Weekly community-based coffee connects
  • Evening cocktails and collaboration
  • Monthly encore entrepreneur events
  • Business event space rental

Sustaining Communities

In 2017 the gig economy (entrepreneurs, independent workers and freelancers) represented 34 percent of the US workforce. That is expected to grow to 43 percent – approximately 71 million workers – by 2020. We support growth entrepreneurs with development programs and community resources such as:

  • Business coaching
  • Broad-based curriculum
  • Access to financial resources
  • Resource referrals
  • Business events
  • Networking opportunities

Growing Business. Supporting Networks. Sustaining Communities.

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