The Entrepreneur Center's FastTrac® TechVenture™ Program Honors its Spring 2011 Graduates

On June 7, The Entrepreneur Center @NVTC graduated 10 companies from its FastTrac® TechVenture™ entrepreneur training program. These graduates join the 35 previous that have graduated from the Entrepreneur Center's program since fall 2009. The program, which combines instruction from experienced business professionals, one-on-one business mentoring and peer learning, helps participants to evaluate feasibility, identify target markets and create a business plan to communicate the opportunity to investors and customers. Created by Kansas City-based Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the largest organization in the nation solely focused on entrepreneurial success, FastTrac has served more than 300,000 entrepreneurs since 1993.

Spring 2011 FastTrac graduates.
Spring 2011 FastTrac graduates.

Congratulations to the following graduates: Aftech Mobile; CVCertify; Cypherpath; Efficient Photon; gangbox.com; Inspired Cre8tions; Kickball365; White Glove Apps LLC; Wifi Relativity; and YoBucko.

A special thanks to sponsors Pillsbury and Reznick Group, and to coaches Mike Devine, Ron Kaiser, Joel Kallett, Matt Koll, Steve Meltzer and Brad Schwartz who spent 10 weeks working with the entrepreneurs.

Applications are now being accepted for the Fall 2011 session, which will run Tuesday evenings from September 13 – November 15. The deadline for applications is 5:00 p.m. August 5, 2011. For more information or to apply, visit http://www.nvtc.org/tec/fasttrac.php.