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Podcast: Startup Weekend Spartanburg coming to Johnson School of Business and Economics, Feb. 24–26

Thursday, February 9

Event to provide opportunity budding entrepreneurs to build momentum for ideas

It's recognized around the country as an experience that can help business ideas can get the jumpstart they need to get off the ground, and February 24–26, the George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business and Economics is opening its doors to local budding entrepreneurs for Startup Weekend.

 

In 54 hours, participants will learn how to create a real company, meeting mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help them get started. Today on the podcast, we're talking to Brian Brady, Director of the GreenHouse Business Incubator at the Johnson School of Business and Economics, and Parker Baxter, co-organizer of the event. Listen below for more.

 

Want to listen to our podcast on your iOS device? Follow this link to subscribe through iTunes. Got Stitcher? Follow this link to listen. Podcast music provided by Spartanburg singer-songwriter, David Ezell.