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Be an ENTREPRENEUR in STAFFORD, VA

The Stafford Regional Entrepreneurial community is about growing, connecting and thriving in the most popular up and coming business community in Virginia. Our Entrepreneurial Ecosystem is designed to engage business leaders, seek out opportunities for new investments, foster talent development, and most importantly support the Stafford regional business community. 

THE VISION

Stafford is focused on developing entrepreneurs with a special interest in Business Connection and Networking, the Technology Security and Innovation industry, Diversity and Inclusion education, and the involvement of Community supported Entrepreneurial Programs.  
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CONNECTION SERIES

The Connection Series is designed to connect Stafford businesses with regional, state and national opportunities that foster growth and development. This is a networking series to connect business entrepreneurs.  

TECHNOLOGY SERIES

The Technology Series is designed to educate, highlight and grow Stafford businesses who have interest in technology advancements, cyber security, and smart infrastructure. These programs are for businesses in all industries.

DIVERSITY SERIES

The Diversity Series is designed to inspire dialogue, community engagement and education on diversity and inclusion for Stafford business owners and entrepreneurs. The series also provides special interest business programs to targeted entrepreneurs such as women, minorities, and veterans.

COMMUNITY SERIES

The Community Series is about sharing entrepreneurial development and connection programs across the region. The Stafford business community is rich with entrepreneurial opportunities that can be shared and found through here. 

These Entrepreneurial development, education and connection opportunities are made possible through strategic partnerships and the support of the Economic Development Authority (EDA). Learn more about the EDA.

FIND ENTREPRENEURIAL SERIES, EVENTS AND PROGRAMS: 

VIRTUAL PROGRAM:
February 16th, 23rd & March 2nd | 9-11 AM
*Must attend all three sessions

The Veterans Business Bootcamp Workshop is a series of virtual workshops instituted by the University Of Mary Washington
Center for Economic Development and the Stafford County Department of Economic Development and Tourism.
This bootcamp designed for Veterans and spouses will provide an introduction and helpful details on starting and succeeding as an entrepreneur. You will be led through these educational sessions by Veteran Entrepreneurs and local business executives over three consecutive weeks on Tuesdays, February 16th, 23rd, and March 2nd from 9-11 AM.
The Stafford County Economic Development Authority is pleased to sponsor these workshops as part of their mission to create and foster business growth in Stafford. For more information visit StaffordEDA.com.