Entrepreneurship http://wuky.org en State Hosting Pitch Competitions For Entrepreneurs http://wuky.org/post/state-hosting-pitch-competitions-entrepreneurs <p>The state is hosting pitch competitions for budding entrepreneurs, who will present their business ideas to local investors in eight cities around the state. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 11:19:52 +0000 Associated Press 49873 at http://wuky.org State Hosting Pitch Competitions For Entrepreneurs State Creates Agency To Help Businesses http://wuky.org/post/state-creates-agency-help-businesses <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky.&nbsp; -- The state has created a new agency to help small businesses grow and create jobs.</span><span class="entry-content">&nbsp; The Office of Entrepreneurship is intended to enhance similar initiatives already in place.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Gov. Steve Beshear said Monday that by helping small companies that are so vital to Kentucky's economic health, the agency can improve the state's competitive position in the world.</span></p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 11:30:42 +0000 Associated Press 34904 at http://wuky.org State Creates Agency To Help Businesses