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HotDesks is the Eastern Shore’s connection to the Maryland startup and entrepreneur ecosystem. An initiative of the Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center serving the eight counties of Maryland’s Eastern Shore, hotDesks offers a network of coworking spaces, entrepreneur and innovation training, and access to capital for high-growth, scalable startup and growth businesses. READ MORE

Funding & Investment

Startup investment is an important part of the entrepreneurial experience and success. HotDesks provides access to numerous funding and investment opportunities throughout the state of Maryland’s startup ecosystem.

Mid-Atlantic Venture Association

For more than 25 years, MAVA has served the full community of innovators, companies, private capital, suppliers, and key advisors needed to build successful businesses from startup to exit. From venture to private equity, angel to growth equity and family office to corporate strategic, MAVA brings together the full spectrum of capital and key resources necessary to accelerate the growth of companies across industry sectors and stages of development.

Shore Hatchery

The Shore Hatchery will fund up to $200,000 a year to be available to those applying for grants through the Shore Hatchery program. Shore Hatchery board of directors members select recipients based on multiround presentations. The goal of the Shore Hatchery is to reward individuals for their entrepreneurial efforts in the creation and growth of businesses with the potential of positively impacting regional employment within three years.

Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center

Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center (ESEC) manages a portfolio of revolving loan funds available to entrepreneurs and small businesses throughout the Eastern Shore. A non-traditional funding source that is more accessible than traditional bank financing, startups and existing businesses are invited to apply for loans up to $200,000. Applications are accepted every six weeks.

 

 

F3 Tech

The F³ Tech Accelerator Program provides funding and support for early-stage companies to prepare them for potential investment from the F3 Tech Seed Fund, industry partners, and investors.

NEWS & POSTS

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Entrepreneurship & Wi-Fi Come to Denton

Refreshments will be served. Event will be held outside weather permitting. Convenient parking lot at corner of Gay and Fourth Streets.

TEDCO’s Startup Orientation Forum Is Now Virtual!

Are you a first-time entrepreneur? Join the TEDCO team in this informative discussion to learn more about what you need to get started…