In a lively Q&A with Venture Connectors board member Zack Pennington, founder of
In a lively Q&A with Venture Connectors board member Zack Pennington, founder of C.I.Agent Solutions, Dan Parker, shared how he grew his environmental cleanup company into an industry leader that got the attention of Mattoon, Ill.-based Justrite Manufacturing Co., a provider of products for the safe management of flammable liquids. Justrite purchased C.I.Agent Solutions in November.
An important purpose of our organization is to help facilitate and encourage the expansion of business and commercial investment activities in the Kentuckiana region. Our events include monthly luncheons and our annual Venture Sharks™ competition. And, we participate in many other regional, entrepreneurial events such as the Idea Festival, Startup Slams, and the Vogt Awards.
If you are interested in making valuable contacts, exchanging information, or pursuing mutual business opportunities, please join us at one of our events or our monthly luncheons. Luncheon meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month in downtown Louisville from 11:30 to 1:15 PM EST.
Each meeting features:
- 30-second open mic announcements by about upcoming new companies, activities, and programs relevant to our members.
- Five-minute presentations by entrepreneurs interested in obtaining capital to start up or support growth and expansion of their businesses.
- A guest speaker with an entrepreneurial success stories or one who discusses venture or financing issues or trends affecting today’s entrepreneurial climate.
Membership is open to business professionals, venture capitalists, private investors, attorneys, accountants, consultants, and students who are involved in the entrepreneurial community. We offer Corporate Memberships, Full Memberships and Associate Memberships.
(Wednesday) 11:30 am - 1:15 pm
Muhammad Ali Center, 6th Floor
144 N. 6th Street, Louisville, Ky.