Refocus: A CO.STARTERS Workshop


To register, click here Feeling stuck as an entrepreneur? Find a new way forward for your small business in this two-hour interactive workshop.   Assess. Adapt. Act now to save your business. This two–hour virtual workshop will help you find the focus and clarity you need to shift your mindset and learn how to meet […]

WV Hive: Finding the Right Social Media Platform to Reach Your Market


To register for this FREE workshop, click here. This webinar will help business owners determine which social media platform is right for their business and teach basics on how to use them. With social media changing every day, it's difficult for small business owners to understand which platform will help them reach and engage with […]

Effective Online Presence: Top Tips for a Successful Website


To register for this FREE workshop, click here Workshop 6 of the series: Effective Online Presence for Small Business (the first 5 are not prerequisites) Roxy Turner of MARZ Strategies delivers an easy to understand presentation giving you the top tips for a successful website. This training is not something that you want to miss. […]

Leadership 101

Historic Black Knight Muncipal Park 2400 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, United States

Workshop cost $25.00.  To register, click here Increasing productivity and profitability in this hand-on training! The New River Gorge Regional Development Authority (NRGRDA) has teamed up with the West Virginia University Industrial Extension Program to offer a series of low-cost training courses to be held in Beckley in the first quarter of 2023. The classes […]

CO.STARTERS Core Training – Winter/Spring 2023


CO.STARTERS CORE business starters provides an action driven, collaborative process with a small and supportive group of like-minded people. Register here Your price $52. Regular price $500! Over the course of ten sessions, you will identify your assumptions about why and how your businesses will work and then talk to customers in order to validate […]

Coffee Talks & Summers County Business Owners Meeting

Hinton Tech Center 305 Summers Street, Hinton, WV, United States

A networking opportunity for entrepreneurs and business owners to meet and learn from each other as well as industry professionals. Register here. Join the WV Hive, New River Gorge Regional Development Authority, and the Summers County CVB networking and business support for entrepreneurs in Summers County. Location: Hinton Technology Building in Hinton, WV 10:00 - […]

Spring 2023 Communities of Healing Gathering

Fruits of Labor - Beckley 313 Neville Street, Beckley, WV, United States

Join us at Fruits of Labor, 313 Neville Street, Beckley, WV or virtual via Zoom to celebrate successes in the Communities of Healing program. Register for virtual or in person attendance here. Agenda for the day    

Pitch Southern WV Business Idea Competition

WVU Tech Life Sciences Building 100 Mel Hancock Way, Beckley, WV, United States

Attend the upcoming Pitch Southern WV Business Idea Competition and watch local candidates pitch their ideas. You get a vote in who wins! Register to attend here.  

AEP Supply Chain Expo


RCBI and Advantage Valley are presenting another in their series of Supply Chain Expos to connect small suppliers to major companies while forging supply chain connections closer to home. The April 10 event will feature American Electric Power (AEP), parent company of Appalachian Power, the region’s largest supplier of electricity. Participants in the free expo […]

Bridging Innovation 2023 in Wheeling, WV

Oglebay 465 Lodge Drive, Wheeling, United States

Bridging Innovation is a series of events that brings together various meetings and competitions from across the state that are promoting and fostering entrepreneurship in West Virginia. These efforts range from supporting elementary to college students and community members in their pursuit of becoming entrepreneurs to creating more opportunities in West Virginia and building our […]