FIT’s weVENTURE Announces Women Who Rock Recipients

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Honors to be Presented at March 14 Lunch in Melbourne     MELBOURNE, FLA. (February 7, 2017) – weVENTURE, a Central Florida-based organization founded at Florida Institute of Technology and focused on accelerating sustainable business growth for entrepreneurs, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Women Who Rock Awards in honor of Women’s History Month. The recipients will be recognized … Read More

weVENTURE and LEAD Brevard Partner to Bring Women’s Leadership Series

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Early Bird pricing closing soon – Deadline January 31st MELBOURNE, FLA. (January 20, 2017) – weVENTURE, the Central Florida-based organization launched at Florida Institute of Technology and focused on accelerating sustainable business growth for entrepreneurs, in a new partnership with LEAD Brevard, the county’s foremost organization for community leadership development, is bringing the ATHENA NextGen Women’s Thought Leadership Series to Brevard County, … Read More

weVENTURE Hosts Work for Yourself@50+ Workshop, February 15

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Free Workshop on February 15 at CareerSource Brevard Rockledge MELBOURNE, FLA. (January 18, 2017) –weVENTURE, a Central Florida-based organization launched at Florida Institute of Technology and focused on accelerating sustainable business growth for entrepreneurs, is hosting a free Work for Yourself@50+℠ workshop in coordination with AARP Foundation on Wednesday, February 15 beginning at 9 a.m. at CareerSource Brevard’s Rockledge location. … Read More

Four Companies Graduate from weVENTURE Mentoring Program

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Pathway Lending, Rock, Paper, Simple, Strategic Ink PR and Z-Corp Complete IGNITE 360®                   Strategic Ink PR & Z-Corp                              Pathway Lending                                   Rock, Paper, … Read More

weVENTURE Receives $20,000 Grant from AARP Foundation

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weVENTURE One of Only Four Women’s Business Centers in the U.S to be Selected MELBOURNE, FLA. (December1, 2016) – AARP Foundation has awarded a $20,000 grant to weVENTURE to conduct Work for Yourself@50+℠ workshops in Central Florida. This national grant initiative is designed to help vulnerable older adults assess opportunities for self-employment, build skills, and connect with resources that will … Read More

weVENTURE Seeks Nominations for 2017 Women Who Rock Awards

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Deadline for Submissions Friday, Dec. 16       MELBOURNE, FLA. (November 29, 2016) – weVENTURE, a Central Florida-based organization launched at Florida Institute of Technology and focused on the entrepreneurial needs of women, is seeking nominations for its 10th Annual Women Who Rock Awards Luncheon in honor of Women’s History Month. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16. The luncheon is … Read More

SunTrust Awards $10K Grant to weVENTURE’s IGNITE 360 Program

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November 1, 2016 – weVENTURE, the Central Florida-based organization launched at Florida Institute of Technology and focused on accelerating sustainable business growth for entrepreneurs, has been awarded a $10,000 grant from SunTrust to benefit its IGNITE 360® Business Mentoring Program. IGNITE addresses finance management as a core component to business sustainability and expansion. It was developed as a proprietary program … Read More

weVENTURE Fundraiser Nov. 3 at Florida Tech

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Sharing the Gift of Success’ to Benefit Entrepreneurs, Local Businesses MELBOURNE, FLA. — weVENTURE, a Central Florida-based organization launched at Florida Institute of Technology and focused on accelerating sustainable business growth for entrepreneurs, will host its annual fundraiser from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, in the Harltley Room on the second floor of the university’s Denius Student Center. Called Sharing the … Read More

Erica Lemp Named Executive Director of weVENTURE

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Florida Tech-Based Organization Welcomes Former CareerSource Brevard Manager  MELBOURNE, FLA. (October 18, 2016) – Erica Lemp is the new executive director of weVENTURE, a Central Florida-based organization launched at Florida Institute of Technology and focused on accelerating sustainable business growth for entrepreneurs. Lemp, who started in mid-October, comes to weVENTURE after serving as CareerSource Brevard’s community resources manager for the past two … Read More