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Alabama Launchpad entrepreneurship program expands reach

Economic Development Partnership of Alabama

FLORENCE, Alabama – Alabama Launchpad, a business plan competition that has helped turn dreams into reality for entrepreneurs and innovators across Alabama, is expanding. The Shoals area will be the first regional site for Launchpad, which was started by the Economic Development Partnership of...

Written by Dawn Azok

Alabama Launchpad funds 4 startups, honors innovation (update)

Economic Development Partnership of Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — With Alabama Innovation Week starting Monday, Alabama Launchpad kicked off the celebration a little early with the finale of its latest round of competition. On Thursday, Alabama Launchpad awarded $240,000 to four start-up companies participating in its state-wide entrepreneur competition. The...

Written by Jerry Underwood

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