UK, Lexington set to celebrate business innovation during Global Entrpreneurship Week Nov. 13-19

By Eric Hartman and Carl Nathe Special to KyForward It all begins on Monday — the University of Kentucky, the city of Lexington and Lexington-based startup entrepreneurs, small businesses, investors and service providers will join in the worldwide celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2017. A total of 15 events celebrating entrepreneurship will take place on campus and at venues throughout...

SPARK event for UK startups, entrepreneurs showcases success of local companies

As a part of the ongoing SPARK networking series, the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship (VACE) & Lexington Office of the Kentucky Innovation Network along with Commerce Lexington, its partner in the Bluegrass Business Development Partnership (BBDP), recently hosted the third annual Bluegrass Showcase of Emerging Entrepreneurs and University Researchers at Copper Roux in Lexington. This event...