Venture Connect 2021 Summit

We hope that you enjoyed Venture Connect – 2021 Online Summit. Last year, during the early days of the pandemic, CED was among the first to pivot from an in-person conference to a virtual summit. And this year, we hope for it to be the last. Returning to an onsite event that gathers our community in celebration of the innovation happening in our backyard is our ultimate goal for this event.

CED Kicks-Off the first GRO Incubator.

This week marks the beginning of CED’s newest entrepreneurial education program, GRO Incubator, building on an almost 40-year history of educating and connecting entrepreneurial companies with high-value resources to accelerate business growth. Through their program, CED leverages their expansive network to provide specialized coaching and support. “For all these years, the secret sauce of CED […]

The Secret Sauce of CED’s GRO Program

The most important aspect of any accelerator or incubator program is the experts you will meet, learn from, and work with. CED is blessed to have a deep and rich network of experts it called on as we put together our GRO incubator. We refer to these folks as CED’s “secret sauce.”