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Startup Business Funding, Financing & Mentoring in Arkansas

So, you’re building an IT services business or a startup company up in Arkansas. How can you find potential funding, financing or mentoring services for your company? Perhaps these organizations can assist:

Arkansas Economic Acceleration Foundation: Also called the AEAF, the foundation launched in 1999 as a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. AEAF is dedicated to education-based initiatives that promote and foster the development of innovation and entrepreneurship within Arkansas.

Arkansas Women’s Business Center: The AWBC provides technical assistance, training, and access to capital services tailored to meet the needs of women business owners.

Innovate Arkansas: Innovate Arkansas works with new, technology-based entrepreneurs as they move new inventions and high-tech service concepts toward viable commercial enterprises.

What About the Other 49 States?

Thanks for asking. The ChannelE2E Funding and Financing Database lists angel networks, incubators, financing firms, venture capitalists, private equity firms and mentors that specialize in business growth strategies. More than 400 organizations across the U.S. are listed.

ChannelE2E typically profiles one state per week — pinpointing regional and national organizations that can drive local businesses forward. Submissions and listings in the database are free. All submissions are reviewed by ChannelE2E for relevancy and accuracy.

Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder & editorial director of MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E, the two leading news & analysis sites for managed service providers in the cybersecurity market.