We started because we were tired of seeing good people and ideas slip through the cracks.

We help where others do not. Square1, a not-for-profit, is an entrepreneur education and business igniter providing resources to a broad range of professionals and students to help turn ideas and interests into thriving businesses and careers.


Just getting started.


Ready to increase revenue.


Connect to opportunities.


Varied entrepreneur curriculum.

Spark Application (Ideas/Startup Companies)

Focused on companies looking to launch an idea or hope to gain access to one of the regions startup accelerators. The program can be online/virtual or as an in-class cohort of startups. We work you through the initial steps of launching a business including building your business’s brand/product identity, validating the idea with customers, and the overall feasibility of the idea. This includes education, coaching, and mentoring along with introductions to partners that can help you launch.

Geared toward business entities generating revenue from $1 to $1 million. The program is designed to link you with other businesses with similar challenges and present monthly topics focused on growing your business. In each meeting, and beyond, we work to provide opportunities and introductions to larger regional businesses needing your services.

Velocity Application (Revenue Generating Cos)