Tuesday, November 18, 2014
ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- AdvantageWest is launching a new program to support small businesses in western North Carolina.
It's called ScaleUp, and it's all part of $1.2 million dollar contract from the Small Business Administration.
Throughout the month of December, Advantage West will be hosting a series of free classes to help small firms grow and create jobs here in the mountains.
"We're looking for existing growth oriented small businesses," Matt Raker with Advantage West said.
In all, 150 business will be selected for the program.