ScaleUp WNC

5 March 2020

Press Release: Announcing the Members of the 2020 ScaleUp WNC Cohort

5 March 2020, Comments: 0

15 fast-growing companies selected for this highly competitive program ASHEVILLE, NC (March 5, 2020) – After a highly competitive round of over 40 applications, […]

19 December 2019

Application Window Now Open for 2020 ScaleUp WNC Program

19 December 2019, Comments: 0

Fresh on the heels of wrapping the most high-impact year of the ScaleUp WNC Program, Mountain BizWorks is pleased to announce that applications are […]

31 May 2017

Mast General Store Case Study: Slow and Steady Wins the Race

31 May 2017, Comments: 0

John Cooper, Founder of Mast General Store, shares his secret to success: common sense, trial and error, and giving back  Note: The following is a […]

25 July 2016

NOC Case Study: A Rafting Business Reinvention

25 July 2016, Comments: 0

Sutton Bacon, CEO of Nantahala Outdoor Center, shares how he faced a declining market and waning employee enthusiasm head-on to remake a struggling rafting outfitter into the nation’s […]

29 June 2016

Client Success Story: UGoTour Is On the Move

29 June 2016, Comments: 0

The Asheville-based tech company is scaling up and putting a better touring experience in everyone’s pocket.

26 May 2016

Client Success Story: Organic Planet Cleaning Freshens Up a Dusty Business Model

26 May 2016, Comments: 0

With a little help from our classes and coaching, the company is conquering the cleaning industry and remaking it as a force for good.

25 May 2016

16 Companies Selected for ScaleUp WNC Cohort 4

25 May 2016, Comments: 0

Cohort 4 kicks off on June 10th as our largest ScaleUp WNC group yet, with 16 businesses participating—all of which have strong potential for growth and job creation. Already, the companies in this new cohort provide more than 100 jobs, collectively, across five WNC counties!

25 April 2016

Client Success Story: All Hail Cab Hound

25 April 2016, Comments: 0

The Waynesville-based tech company is poised for a total taxi industry takeover.

5 April 2016

i play., Inc. Case Study: Building Around Brands

5 April 2016, Comments: 0

Becky Cannon, founder and president of i play., Inc—and author of Grow Healthy. Grow Happy. The Whole Baby Guide—shares how she took her company from a living-room operation to a thriving, family-owned business.