Start-Up Hosts Black Business Entrepreneurship Forum at Auburn’s New Venture Accelerator

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We Parlay, a Tuskegee-based start-up with ties to Auburn University, recently hosted an event at the New Venture Accelerator located in Auburn's Research Park to recognize and help drive the success of local area Black-owned businesses.

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Auburn University helps student and faculty entrepreneurs make their business startup dreams a reality

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Starting a business while pursuing an academic degree is a daunting task but is becoming increasingly popular here at Auburn University. Students with the goal of meeting a marketplace need by developing an innovative product or service are increasingly choosing Auburn because of the entrepreneurship education and programming it provides.

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City offers free workshops for business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs

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Aspiring entrepreneurs and current business owners are invited to upcoming workshops hosted by the City of Auburn in partnership with Auburn University Outreach’s Government and Economic Development Institute (GEDI) and the Auburn University Harbert College of Business. There are two free workshops to choose from: a single, half-day option; and a five-week, one hour each Monday Zoom series.

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The Game Changer – XO Armor

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Fall Saturdays have gotten complicated for Michael Zabala, founder and chairman of XO Armor. Rooting for, say, West Virginia or even Clemson hasn’t been that hard. They’re in different conferences. Auburn hasn’t played West Virginia since the “Rain Game” Zabala flew back from Stanford grad school for in 2009. They’ve somehow managed to go four full years without playing Clemson.

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Auburn incubator startup Tennibot announces successful investment funding round

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Innovative tech company Tennibot, which originated out of Auburn University, continues to make great strides in the City of Auburn’s incubator system at Auburn Center for Developing Industries (ACDI). Tennibot recently completed a successful funding round, exceeding goals and expectations.

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How to Start Your Business entrepreneurial event set for Dec. 2

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Thinking of starting a business in Auburn? Join the City of Auburn for the next Start in Auburn event: How to Start Your Business. LaTrice Mose, revenue manager with the City of Auburn, will talk about the steps to get your business going, including obtaining a business license, permits and how to file and pay taxes.

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Auburn baseball player puts his skills to work in winning Harbert business competition

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Auburn baseball left-handed pitcher Brooks Fuller recently made a winning pitch of another kind – for the Harbert College of Business’ third annual Halloween Pitch Competition. The senior majoring in finance won first place in the competition, which was sponsored by the Harbert College of Business and Auburn University Thomas Walter Center.

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