The Big Launch Challenge 2024 - Applications are now open!

Today, we're pleased to announce that applications are open for the 12th Annual Big Launch Challenge (BLC)! The Launch Place and the Angel Capital Association (ACA) Angel University are bringing together angel investors and entrepreneurs on October 17th to learn, share and network. The BLC offers a unique, immersive experience connecting angel investors and entrepreneurs.

VSBFA Announces The Launch Place as a Recipient of State Small Business Credit Initiative Funding

The Launch Place (TLP) has been selected as a Technical Assistance Grant Program (TA) provider by The Virginia Small Business Financing Authority (VSBFA).

The Launch Place Announces Investment in AGEYE Technologies

The Launch Place (TLP) is pleased to announce a significant investment in AGEYE Technologies, a leader in AI-driven indoor farming technology. This marks a new addition to TLP’s portfolio, highlighting its commitment to supporting innovative startups in the Dan River Region and beyond.