September lunch: Tiny home movement

At Venture Connectors' September lunch, visionary entrepreneur and co-founder of Mighty Small Homes, Cyndi Masters, discussed the economic drivers of the tiny home movement and the long-term impact of this real estate revolution. She shared why tiny homes are here to...

June lunch: Beyond Zero startup success story

Venture Connectors was pleased to host the team from Beyond Zero in June, who shared the manufacturing firm’s journey from startup to success, and how they found the perfect partner to manufacture their patented machines that turn alcohol into ice. The team includes...

February lunch: The next generation of entrepreneurs

At the Venture Connectors Feb. 1 lunch, Laurie Daugherty, executive director of the Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), discussed how her organization prepares Kentucky high school students to be successful entrepreneurs by exposing them to the tools and skills...

January lunch: A high-impact movement

During our first lunch of the new year, Jackson Andrews, managing director of Endeavor Louisville, spoke about the Endeavor network and how the organization supports and grows entrepreneurial communities worldwide. Founded in 1997, Endeavor works to fuel long-term...

October lunch: Build it and they will come

Are you building your business today as if you plan to sell it tomorrow? At Venture Connectors' Oct. 5 luncheon, Chuck Patton, co-founder of Louisville-based Traffic Builders Inc., shared how he successfully positioned his communications firm for acquisition by...

September lunch: Why health equity is good business

On Wednesday, Sept. 7, Venture Connectors featured Theo Edmonds, co-founder of the Louisville-based innovation company and cultural think tank IDEAS xLab, who shared how he and his team use a cultural production framework to impact the health and economic vitality of...