This Week in Entrepreneurship – 10/10/17

Living Fort Wayne has been a supporter of local entrepreneurship in Fort Wayne since 2014. As part of our continuing efforts to curate timely information about events, resources and business owners, we are introducing our first weekly “This Week in Entrepreneurship.”

If you or your organization has anything you would like to add to the next “This Week in Entrepreneurship,” please email us at

Here’s a quick rundown of what’s going on in the area.

Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner interested in participating in our popular “Entrepreneurship Spotlight” survey? Visit our Entrepreneurship Spotlight page for more information about how to submit your information. New Q&As will go up weekly at the top of “This Week in Entrepreneurship” as they come in. Click here for a complete listing of past spotlights.

Last Week at 1 Million Cups Fort Wayne

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1 Million Cups is an event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Fort Wayne. The events occur every Wednesday morning at 9 a.m. at Sweetwater. Check out their website for information and to learn about more area entrepreneurs.

Last week’s presenter was Open Sign Productions.

Notes from Around the Region

Upcoming Events

1 Million Cups Fort Wayne

Recurs Weekly on Most Wednesdays

The presenter for Wednesday, October 11 is Crossroads Kombucha.

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Accelerating the Growth of Greater Fort Wayne’s Startup Community 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

“Launch Your Dream: The Thrill of Entrepreneurism” with Jamal Robinson

Thursday, October 19, 2017

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Get Local: Atrium Turns One

Thursday, October 19, 2017

5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

SCORE Chapter 50 Intro to Business Workshop – Warsaw

Thursday, October 19, 2017

5:30 PM

Lunch & Learn: Overcoming the Six Unique Challenges of Emerging Businesses

Friday, October 20, 2017

Starting at 11:30 AM


Business Notes – Cat People Press Launches in Fort Wayne 

From Northeast Indiana Small Business Development Center

Business Notes – In Touch Salon Breaks Ground on Second Location

From Northeast Indiana Small Business Development Center

Business Notes – Capable Sensory Products Advances in Business Challenge

From Northeast Indiana Small Business Development Center

Submit Your Entrepreneurship Events and Announcements

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Tim Zink

Author: Tim Zink

Director-at-Large of Living Fort Wayne since July 2017. Contributor to Living Fort Wayne since April 2014. @twzink

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