Category: Launch

Young Entrepreneurs Academy Students Secure Investments, Graduate from Program

Students in the Knoxville Chamber’s third Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) took part in an investor panel on March 27, in which they pitched their business concepts to a panel of three local investors. The investor panel was made up of Chad O’Connor, senior manager of customer sales support and operations at Pilot Flying J; Tom …

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Knoxville Chamber’s Young Entrepreneurs Academy Student Places Second at National Competition

Hannah Rodriguez, a recent graduate of Clayton Bradley Academy, is making strides as a social media expert and influencer. With more than 140,000 subscribers and nearly 8 million video views on YouTube, as well as more than 10,000 followers on Instagram, Hannah has built a powerful lifestyle brand as a teenage entrepreneur and content creator. …

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