About The Launch Place
The Launch Place strives to energize and diversify Southern Virginia's regional economy through entrepreneurship development and business consulting services. It assists with business development and job creation and retention regionwide through its business consulting services, while having a dual responsibility to recruit and retain entrepreneurs to the Danville region in deploying a $10 million grant award given over five years by the Danville Region Foundation. A $4 million seed fund was established with this grant to invest in startups and experienced entrepreneurs.
The Launch Place Headquarter Location
527 Bridge Street Suite B-1
Danville, Virginia, 24541,
Latest The Launch Place News
Jul 6, 2021
The ACA Angel University courses will be open to angel investors, potential angel investors, and entrepreneurs, which according to a statement from The Launch Place, is the first time this format will be open to this audience. “The goal of the Big Launch Challenge is to provide early-stage startups the opportunity to pitch their ideas to investors, and for The Launch Place Pre-Seed and Seed Fund to generate deal flow,” said Eva Doss, president and CEO of The Launch Place, in a statement. The Launch Place, through the Big Launch Challenge , has awarded $159,000 to 14 companies. The competition requires that companies have fewer than 10 employees, have raised no more than $500,000, and have the potential for growing business operations in Danville, Virginia, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, or Caswell County, North Carolina, and that applications are submitted prior to the deadline, August 16, 2021.
The Launch Place Team
1 Team Member
The Launch Place has 1 team member, including current Chief Executive Officer, President, Eva Doss.