Take a Crash Course Before You Launch

You have a new idea, but you don't how to make it reality. We've created the only exploration series in Tri-Cities focused on fostering new ideas into actionable plan in less than 30 days.

Launch University: Ideation will prepare your idea - and you - for the next step. You'll join fellow future founders in a group setting - learning together about how to elaborate on each of your ideas.



Advancing over four weeks, each class is a new topic:

Market Opportunity

7PM Mar 2nd

Begin by defining the people yearning for your new idea

Business Model

7PM March 9th

Extract a plan from your idea in one fast-paced brainstorm

Pitching & Speaking

7PM March 16th

Master the elevator and slide-driven pitch for your idea

Founder   101

7PM March 23rd

Pioneer beyond Launch with a glimpse toward your next step

Pitch Dinner

6PM Friday, March 24th

Celebrate and inebriate in preparation for you final challenge! After honing your idea for four weeks, present your business in a lightning pitch - just 2 minutes - in front of a panel of professionals that will advise you on how to proceed.

It was an enriching experience to say the least; my favorite part was learning different entrepreneur’s perspectives pertaining to the different aspects of a business.
— Shelby Reid, Launch Alum