Skip to main content

COVID-19 Update

Stay up to date

Skip Navigation LinksLibrary News

Intro to the Startup Ecosystem


From Buncombe County Libraries:

New to town and looking to get connected? Have a game-changing idea or sensational startup plan? Pack Memorial Library is presenting a free program to help kickstart your small business in Buncombe County.

Join Stephanie Kissell, co-founder of Supportedly and Jeff Kaplan, Director of Venture Asheville for a one hour primer on the local startup ecosystem.

Buncombe County Public Libraries are here to support entrepreneurs. Did you know we offer many resources to help you with your business? From meeting rooms with high speed Wi-Fi to online tools you can access from home, your BCPL library card is a free pass to core resources. A library representative will be on hand with information about the Ice House Entrepreneurial Program, a flexible online program designed to develop creativity, critical thinking, effective problem solving and other entrepreneurial skills. Ice House is available free through Buncombe County Public Libraries.

For more information about Ice House, click here.

This event will be Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. at Pack Memorial Library in downtown Asheville. There is no charge and no reservations are required.