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Brewing Up a Dream with MECHA CAFE

  Business:  MECHA CAFÉ Business Co-Owner: LaMor Leach Website: www.mechacafe.wordpress.com Social Media: Facebook |  Instagram When LaMor Leach’s mother, Rita, decided she wanted to pursue her passion for gourmet coffee, it was the opportunity LaMor had been waiting for. A published children’s...

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2019 AMP Up! Charlotte Graduates

  In partnership with the Charlotte Douglas International Airport, the AMP Up! Charlotte 2019 cohort came to a close Tuesday, October 29, with thirteen graduates ready to propel their business forward with the lessons learned in the 7-month program. From...

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5 Ways to Celebrate Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday: A holiday promoting small businesses, raising awareness for the #shopsmall movement; occurs the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Small Business Saturday 2019 is November 30, 2019. If this is your first time hearing about Small Business Saturday, or if...

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Your Business Name Could Expire If Filed Before 12/1/2017

  Effective December 1, 2017, North Carolina State Government created a new law, 'Assumed Business Name Act,' which stated all certificates of assumed business names must comply with the new law, NCGS CH. 66, Article 14A. This impacts any business...

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20+ Regions Who Can Benefit from CBR!

CharlotteBusinessResources (.com) works to strengthen the regional ecosystem where startups and existing businesses can thrive. Our 25 Resource Partners provide tools and resources, networking and mentoring opportunities, business counseling, and more to empower entrepreneurs in and around the Charlotte region....

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GET INVOLVED: Mecklenburg County, NC Procurement Opportunity (#487-TN-DSS0001)

We're excited to share the release from Mecklenburg County, NC Procurement Division, requesting quotes for #487-TM-DSS0001. Issued July 12, 2019 Mecklenburg County, located in the State of North Carolina, through its Department of Social Services (DSS), Division of Operations, Strategy &...

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Start a Business with Brian Hamilton Foundation: Starter U

  The Brian Hamilton Foundation - a foundation that provides free entrepreneurship education resources, to help people take part in the American dream and climb the social and economic ladder - just got better with the addition of its free...

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Emerging Leaders Q&A: Matt, Dinkel, Tier 1 Graphics

The Emerging Leaders Q&A series spotlights business owners who have participated in the SBA’s Emerging Leaders Program. Each featured business owner completed this extensive training with over 100 hours of classroom time and one-on-one counseling. Since its inception in 2008,...

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Resource Spotlight: BLNC

About the Business: Business Link North Carolina (BLNC) provides small business owners with free information and resources on behalf of the State and the North Carolina Department of Commerce to support companies; from start-ups to major employers. BLNC has operated...

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2019 FWD Winners Announced!

We are thrilled to announce the thirteen scholarship recipients of the FWD by Black Enterprise giveaway! The 2019 winners will gain access to one of the largest gatherings for innovators, creators, and entrepreneurs of color in the United States, including all...

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