Information Session

Are you ready for business? The first step in joining our programs is to attend an Information Session.

Ready to launch or grow your business?

Join us at our Information Session to learn more about Ventures’ small business programs. You’ll receive an overview of our course offerings, capital products, incubators, and resources.  Afterward, you will have the opportunity to apply for our cornerstone eight-week Business Basics Course that teaches you the fundamental principles of developing and running a business. Ventures host Information Sessions online via Zoom throughout the year.

Participation Requirements

  • Live in Washington State (note: Ventures does not ask about immigration status)​
  • Be 18 years or older ​
  • You have one focused for-profit business idea or existing business
  • You have experience or training that relates to the business you want to open
  • No multi-level marketing (Avon, Mary Kay, etc.)​
  • No non-profits​
  • Meet Ventures’ income eligibility requirements for your household size