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 www.whitleyedc.com .
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