Accelerating Appalachia is the world’s first nature-based business accelerator. We attract and scale high-impact innovative, seed-stage businesses aligned with place, people and prosperity, in balance with nature. Our goal is to connect entrepreneurs with excellent mentors and opportunities to build lasting relationships with lead investors in order to create an extraordinary and diverse nature-based economy.
Thursday May 29th, Sara Day Evans attended the launch of the Williamson Health and Wellness Center which is a health innovation hub in Williamson WV. The launch included words from guest speakers from Appalachia and beyond who discussed the value the hub provides to the community. This hub’s goal is to provide free health more »
On stage now, @esaraday, founder of Accelerating Appalachia, at #StartupProduct Asheville pic.twitter.com/7sEg3sbCV6 — Dayna Reggero (@DaynaReggero) May 21, 2014 Wednesday May 21st, Sara Day spoke about solving for people, place and prosperity at Startup Product Asheville. Startup Product Asheville holds regular events for people who are passionate about product excellence and want to come together to collaborate about what more »
Post by SaraDay Evans. Sara Day Evan’s attended the Growing Warriors hemp planting event in Rockcastle County Ky. This is the first hemp crop planted in over 80 years. The farm plans to grow the hemp with the intent to be used in Appalachian based textile products. The event resulted in the state of Kentucky more »