JumpStartBiz News

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CONTACT:  Lynn Whitman,   602-463-3330 lynn@azbizadvisors.com

Sponsorship is Key to the JumpStartBiz Model.

Boutique Law Firm, Ronan & Tagart PLC, to Sponsor JumpStartBiz’ launch in Tempe.

 Tempe, Arizona, March 10, 2014:  We are pleased to announce the addition of Ronan & Tagart PLC as sponsors of JumpStartBiz.  JumpStartBiz is a business accelerator aimed at developing jobs and economic growth in Maricopa County with locations in Fountain Hills and Tempe.

 In this current economic climate, every business needs a competitive advantage. Ronan & Tagart, PLC, is a boutique law firm specializing in assisting small and medium-sized businesses, helping them to mitigate risk and enhance opportunities for profit and growth as well as assistance with succession planning and business exit strategies for business owners.

JumpStartBiz partner, Kjell Andreassen said “It is important to provide our clients with access to excellent legal services. Small businesses, at any stage, can benefit from a good relationship with a reputable law firm. ”

“The expansion of JumpStartBiz is very exciting to me as a business lawyer because it will, no doubt, assist the entrepreneurs in achieving their goals through the guidance and mentoring provided to creative and committed businesses.  It will have an overall benefit for the economy and businesses of Arizona.” said Tim Ronan of the firm Ronan & Tagart. PLC.

Jumpstartbiz works with startups and existing companies to take them to the next level of growth and profitability. JumpStartBiz provides subsidized support for businesses through sponsorship.  Arizona Business Advisors LLC operates JumpStartBiz.

Arizona Business Advisors works with individual organizations and clients in addition to being one of the leading local contributors to business incubators and accelerators in Arizona.

For more information on this or on opportunities for your own business email Mike Tyler at mike@azbizadvisors.com or call on 480-797-4499

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CONTACT:  Lynn Whitman,   602-463-3330 lynn@azbizadvisors.com

JumpStartBiz Announces the Winner – Freedom Tech

Fountain Hills, Arizona, March 4, 2014:  Fountain Hills High school students recently competed in a business plan contest sponsored by Arizona Business Advisors, Brokers Alliance, JumpStartBiz and Biz Media.  The winning student team – Nick Laessig, Bryce Kerr, David Grifo, Brooke Crothers and Matt Dean, developed a plan for an innovative tech support business, using the premise that an investor had purchased an empty building in the town and was providing funding for a new business in that facility.

JumpStartBiz mentors – Mike Tyler, Chuck Thompson, Kjell Andreassen and Lynn Whitman worked with each of 4 student teams over the course of 6 weeks to develop a business plan, based on the same general scenario. The final presentations of the plans were made on February 10th with the awards handed out on February 11th by Mayor Linda Kavanagh. The winning students received a “first place” certificate and $50.00 each.

According to the class’s teacher, Bob Couture, all of the students “rose to the occasion” demonstrating poise, focus and great attention to detail. “I couldn’t be prouder of their performances.” Couture said.

“You all did a great job” said Mike Tyler of JumpStartBiz. The judging panel was very impressed with your ideas and how they were presented”.

JumpStartBiz proposed this project last fall, as a part of their continuing support of the communities they serve. See this link to the kick-off of the contest, as reported in the Fountain Hills Times http://www.fhtimes.com/news/schools/article_f0fbd12a-6cb1-11e3-a97e-001a4bcf6878.html

Jumpstartbiz works with startups and existing companies to take them to the next level of growth and profitability. JumpStartBiz is able to provide subsidized support for businesses as a result of community sponsors and is operated by Arizona Business Advisors www.azbizadvisors.com.

Arizona Business Advisors works with individual organizations and clients in addition to being one of the leading local contributors to business incubators and accelerators in Arizona.

For more information on this or on opportunities for your own business email Mike Tyler at mike@azbizadvisors.com  or call on 480-797-4499 or go to www.jumpstartbiz.com  to see a short video about JumpStartBiz.

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CONTACT:  Lynn Whitman,   602-463-3330 lynn@azbizadvisors.com

JumpStartBiz Tempe Grand Opening

Tempe, Arizona, February 7, 2014:  Jumpstartbiz a business accelerator aimed at developing jobs and economic growth is expanding to Tempe.

Since 2012 JumpStartBiz has been working with clients in the Fountain Hills area, in a public/private partnership, to enhance economic development and job growth.  JumpStartBiz is expanding its program to the Tempe area to reach more clients and a larger economic base.

JumpStartBiz will hold a grand opening event on March 5th at 5:00 P.M. in their offices at 4409 S. Rural Road, Suite 202.  JumpStartBiz offices are shared with Acceler8, a long-time Tempe accounting and advisory firm.

“We are excited about being in the Tempe market. We see lots of opportunity to help East Valley businesses. Our services are unlike anything else in the marketplace and can directly impact the economic development of this area.“ said Mike Tyler, Partner in Arizona Business Advisors.

Jumpstartbiz works with startups and existing companies to take them to the next level of growth and profitability. JumpStartBiz provides subsidized support for businesses through sponsorship.  Arizona Business Advisors LLC operates JumpStartBiz.

Arizona Business Advisors works with individual organizations and clients in addition to being one of the leading local contributors to business incubators and accelerators in Arizona.

For more information on this or on opportunities for your own business e mail Mike Tyler at mike@azbizadvisors.com or call on 480-797-4499