Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development

An Affiliate of Kauffman FastTrac

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FastTrac® NewVenture™ - For aspiring and early stage entrepreneurs

  • Apr 27 — Aug 10, 2017

    Fort Lauderdale

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FastTrac® NewVenture™ - For aspiring and early stage entrepreneurs
Apr 27 — Aug 10, 2017

An Exciting Opportunity for Broward County Aspiring and Early Stage Entrepreneurs

Owning your business is the American dream.  Building it to withstand the test of time requires a unique set of tools.  That's where the Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development FastTrac NewVenture program will help entrepreneurs:

  • Identify Market Needs
  • Understand Business Fundamentals
  • Explore Risk and Success Factors
  • Network with Entrepreneurship Professionals
  • Access Business, Financial and Human Resources
  • Build a Business Plan

Who should apply for FastTrac NewVenture?

  • Broward County aspiring entrepreneurs
  • Broward County based early stage small business owners
  • Access to a computer to complete assignments
  • Time Commitment to attend all sessions and complete prep work

Broward County's FastTrac NewVenture is a competitive application process and limited to 15 participants.  It is important that applicants submit thorough descriptions and responses to questions in order to strengthen their applications and improve their chance of acceptance.

Upon completion of the 10-week NewVenture course, all participants will receive a bonus prize.  Business plans prepared by each participant will be evaluated at the end of the course.  Seed money may be distributed to the top three business plans.

NewVenture Application Period

  • March 24 – April 7, 2017

Application Submission Deadline

  • April 7, 2017

Notification of Acceptance Begins

  • April 10, 2017

NewVenture Begins

  • April 27, 2017

NewVenture Schedule

  • April 27
  • May 4, 11, 25
  • June 1, 8, 15, 29
  • July 13, 20
  • August 10 – Business Plan Competition and Graduation Day
  • All Modules will be from 6 to 9 PM
  • Innovation Hub @ Broward College

Click "Learn More" to Apply for NewVenture

No Longer Accepting Applications.

FastTrac NewVenture, specifically for entrepreneurs in the early stages of business development, provides the tools to develop your business concept, determine the viability of the business concept, and outline the critical steps to a successful business launch.

Contact Us

115 S. Andrews Avenue
Rm. A-680
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301
United States

Steven Tinsley
954-357-8075
stinsley@broward.org










About This Event

Apr 27 — Aug 10, 2017

6 to 9 pm

Location:
Innovation Hub @ Broward College
Cypress Creek Administration Center
6400 NW 6th Way
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Cost:
Free