September 29, 2015 – Project Entrepreneur Launch, Media Coverage
July 31, 2015 – VFA Blog Post – 2015 Training Camp: Week 5 Recap
From building websites and sharpening their technical skills to personality assessments and emotional intelligence training, VFA Fellows are heading to their cities equipped with the hard and soft skills needed to hit the ground running.
June 9, 2015 – Press Release
Chicagoland business opportunity fund helps open fresh catch fish eatery in Gresham community.
May 29, 2015 – Press Release
Tri-State Business Opportunity Fund helps open Tribeca’s Gunbae.
March 4, 2015 – Miami Herald – UBS, partners roll out Greater Miami Business Opportunity Fund for small businesses
Miami-area small businesses heard details of the new fund that lends $50,000 to $500,000 to qualifying companies and learned about alternative financing at a UBS Elevating Entrepreneurs event.
January 26, 2015 – Press Release
Sponsored by UBS, the TENN Tour 2015 kicked off in Kingsport on Monday, January 26th, at Meadowview Convention Center. The event featured the ten startup companies who were chosen to participate in this year’s cohort of The TENN, its unique master accelerator program for graduates of Tennessee’s nine startup accelerators.
December 3, 2014 – Press Release
UBS Provides $5M in alternative financing for small businesses in Florida: VEDC and Neighborhood Lending Partners form Greater Miami Business Opportunity Fund to bring new sources of capital to the local economy.
July 23, 2014 – Memphis Business Journal – The TENN gets a presenting sponsor
Launch Tennessee has received a commitment from UBS that will make the company the presenting sponsor of The TENN, the state’s accelerator program.
July 21, 2014 – The Nashville Post – UBS supporting The TENN
On the heels of setting up shop in the downtown tower formerly known as the Regions Center, global bank UBS has committed to be the presenting sponsor of Launch Tennessee’s The TENN master accelerator program for the next two years.
April 28, 2014 – Press Release
UBS and VEDC announce first small business loan in New York Metro area: Barganza a wholesale distributor of women's handbags will receive a $500,000 loan.