What we're about

Entrepreneur Launch Pad is community-based 501(c)3 serving entrepreneurs & small business owners while utilizing talents of experienced business owners. ELP helps fuel local economies and facilitates business growth one entrepreneur at a time.

Empowerment Meetings are held at multiple locations throughout Utah. Currently at:

Utah Valley
TUESDAYS 1:30-3:00 pm at UVU Business Resource Center (815 W 1250 S, Orem, UT 84058
AND 5:30-7:00 pm at UVU Business Resource Center (815 W 1250 S, Orem, UT 84058

Salt Lake Valley
TUESDAYS 5:30-7:00 pm at SLCC Miller Business Resource Center (9690 S 300 W Room 333, Sandy, UT 94070)

Davis County & North
WEDNESDAYS 5:30-7:00 pm at DavisTech Business Resource Center (450 Simmons Way, Kaysville, UT 84037)

No fee...Everyone's Invited. No meetings held on holidays.

Entrepreneur Launch Pad accelerates entrepreneur's success through education, mentoring, networking, collaboration and access to resources.

This free interactive meeting is taught by ELP leaders along with community service providers (subject matter experts) and entrepreneurs that have experience. We welcome everyone whether you have an idea, are working with validating the idea, have launched a business or would like to help other entrepreneurs build their business. Come join us to be a part of the solution of business success.

Upcoming events (5+)

Market Viability, is my idea possible?

DavisTech Business Resource Center

Determining the mass appeal of your product or service is necessary to become a front runner in your industry. Conducting a full assessment of your competitors will help you uncover market gaps that you can expand upon, help you find a valuable niche or help you discover opportunities to innovate or defend your advantage to outperform. Is your offer available somewhere else? How can you create exclusivity? How do you differentiate from your competitors? Entrepreneur Launch Pad accelerates entrepreneur's success through education, mentoring, collaboration, networking and access to many resources. In this meeting, a core principle of starting and growing a business will be presented. This interactive meeting is led by experienced business leaders who will guide the group through problem-solving in your business as you work with other entrepreneurs and mentors. A brief presentation, from a subject matter expert or event host, will introduce important concepts which pertain to the weekly principle that you can apply to your business today. Each week the meeting core principles and speakers will change. We want entrepreneurs to progress and grow. Come see how we may assist you today. First hour is instructional, informative and usually interactive. The last part of the event we will break into smaller groups to work on your business, mastermind and network. We like to use the latest business tools that drive businesses forward faster and with success. Be prepared to let us know your challenges. You are ultimately responsible for your own business -- knowledgeable ELP volunteers are there to assist you each week. Please bring a notebook to take notes and business cards so that you can network! Please silence phones and if you need to take calls during the meeting, please step into the hall away from the doorway. There will be free Wi-Fi at this meeting and you may use a laptop as needed. You can come/go at any time. We welcome your participation in helping each other.

Please join us

DavisTech Business Resource Center

Topic Introduction Entrepreneur Launch Pad accelerates entrepreneur's success through education, mentoring, collaboration, networking and access to many resources. In this meeting, a core principle of starting and growing a business will be presented. This interactive meeting is led by experienced business leaders who will guide the group through problem-solving in your business as you work with other entrepreneurs and mentors. A brief presentation, from a subject matter expert or event host, will introduce important concepts which pertain to the weekly principle that you can apply to your business today. Each week the meeting core principles and speakers will change. We want entrepreneurs to progress and grow. Come see how we may assist you today. First hour is instructional, informative and usually interactive. The last part of the event we will break into smaller groups to work on your business, mastermind and network. We like to use the latest business tools that drive businesses forward faster and with success. Be prepared to let us know your challenges. You are ultimately responsible for your own business -- knowledgeable ELP volunteers are there to assist you each week. Please bring a notebook to take notes and business cards so that you can network! Please silence phones and if you need to take calls during the meeting, please step into the hall away from the doorway. There will be free Wi-Fi at this meeting and you may use a laptop as needed. You can come/go at any time. We welcome your participation in helping each other.

Please join us

DavisTech Business Resource Center

Topic Introduction Entrepreneur Launch Pad accelerates entrepreneur's success through education, mentoring, collaboration, networking and access to many resources. In this meeting, a core principle of starting and growing a business will be presented. This interactive meeting is led by experienced business leaders who will guide the group through problem-solving in your business as you work with other entrepreneurs and mentors. A brief presentation, from a subject matter expert or event host, will introduce important concepts which pertain to the weekly principle that you can apply to your business today. Each week the meeting core principles and speakers will change. We want entrepreneurs to progress and grow. Come see how we may assist you today. First hour is instructional, informative and usually interactive. The last part of the event we will break into smaller groups to work on your business, mastermind and network. We like to use the latest business tools that drive businesses forward faster and with success. Be prepared to let us know your challenges. You are ultimately responsible for your own business -- knowledgeable ELP volunteers are there to assist you each week. Please bring a notebook to take notes and business cards so that you can network! Please silence phones and if you need to take calls during the meeting, please step into the hall away from the doorway. There will be free Wi-Fi at this meeting and you may use a laptop as needed. You can come/go at any time. We welcome your participation in helping each other.

Please join us

DavisTech Business Resource Center

Topic Introduction Entrepreneur Launch Pad accelerates entrepreneur's success through education, mentoring, collaboration, networking and access to many resources. In this meeting, a core principle of starting and growing a business will be presented. This interactive meeting is led by experienced business leaders who will guide the group through problem-solving in your business as you work with other entrepreneurs and mentors. A brief presentation, from a subject matter expert or event host, will introduce important concepts which pertain to the weekly principle that you can apply to your business today. Each week the meeting core principles and speakers will change. We want entrepreneurs to progress and grow. Come see how we may assist you today. First hour is instructional, informative and usually interactive. The last part of the event we will break into smaller groups to work on your business, mastermind and network. We like to use the latest business tools that drive businesses forward faster and with success. Be prepared to let us know your challenges. You are ultimately responsible for your own business -- knowledgeable ELP volunteers are there to assist you each week. Please bring a notebook to take notes and business cards so that you can network! Please silence phones and if you need to take calls during the meeting, please step into the hall away from the doorway. There will be free Wi-Fi at this meeting and you may use a laptop as needed. You can come/go at any time. We welcome your participation in helping each other.

Past events (310)

The Importance of a Power Statement

DavisTech Business Resource Center

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