Program to accelerate new business

Whitley County Commissioners and Council members were updated on a unique initiative to help launch new businesses in the area.Alan Tio, Whitley County Economic Development Corporation president, was on-hand at a recent meeting to share the vision behind the Growth Venture Accelerator Program.The new accelerator program provides funding, coaching and mentorship to help high value startups and expansions begin in Whitley County.Applications for the first session of the program are due Thursday and can be requested by visiting the EDC online at read the rest of this story, see the May 12 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.