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Applications are Now Open for the Big Launch Challenge!

July 24, 2022

Applications are now open for the Big Launch Challenge!

Deadline to apply is August 29.


Save the Date! Big Launch Challenge + Angel University

June 24, 2022

The Launch Place and The Angel Capital Association (ACA) Angel University are bringing together angel investors and entrepreneurs to learn, share and network.


Meet Acta Solutions - The 2022 Ideafest Pitch Winners

May 19, 2022

Listen to The Launch Place's lastest podcast.


The Launch Place holds its 7th IdeaFest Competition

April 28, 2022

The Launch Place received 71 applications for its 7th IdeaFest Pitch Competition from various start-up companies located in the US and abroad. The top 20 competitors took the stage to present their innovative business ideas in the River District of Danville, VA today.


IdeaFest Keynote - Braden Rawls, CEO & CoFounder, Vital Plan

April 21, 2022

We're excited to share this year's keynote will be delivered by Braden Rawls, CEO & CoFounder, Vital Plan. The Launch Place invested in Vital Plan in 2018 and has enjoyed seeing the growth this company has achieved over the years.