MWB Attorneys Attend Mountain BizWorks ScaleUp WNC Presentations

McGuire Wood & Bissette Attorneys Rebecca Crandall and Beth Lane

Rebecca Crandall and Beth Lane attend ScaleUp WNC at Highland Brewing

MWB Attorney Rebecca Crandall serves on the Board of Mountain BizWorks. BizWorks helps fund start-ups for motivated entrepreneurs with good ideas. But it’s not just funding they provide, importantly they ensure their clients’ success by offering highly customized, peer-to-peer business coaching by an extensive network of local, successful business owners.

Pictured are MWB attorneys Rebecca Crandall and Beth Everett Lane at the BizWorks ScaleUp WNC presentations at Highland Brewing Company this past Wednesday. ScaleUp provides intensive growth strategy development and implementation assistance to cohorts of 15 small businesses with strong potential for growth and job creation. There are two competitive cohorts per year. Learn how to apply for ScaleUp here

For nearly 30 years, Mountain BizWorks has been making business loans ranging from $1,000 to $250,000 to small businesses in Western North Carolina who may find it difficult to secure funding from banks and other traditional sources.

Mountain BizWorks envisions a thriving Western North Carolina in which small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs have access to the resources needed to make their dreams a reality—a region where collaboration, creativity, innovation, and investment generate opportunity and prosperity for all.

Mountain BizWorks’ mission is to build a vibrant and inclusive entrepreneurial community in Western North Carolina by helping small businesses start, grow, and thrive. When small businesses succeed, we all prosper.

Learn more at their website here.