The Institute of the Rural Entrepreneurship and 经济发展 (IREED) New Biz Launchpad supports Eastern’s culture of innovation and expand upon the capabilities and services. In 2016, action steps were outlined in a Potomac Highlands Entrepreneurship Economic Feasibility Study funded by the Claude Benedum Foundation. The economic strategies and action steps outlined in the study included a focus on 农业, Arts and tourism, and manufacturing. Therefore cultivating IREED’s purpose to develop and sustain relationships with internal and external stakeholders, and provide a collective strategy for building institutional and community capital for economic and entrepreneurship development stated, Dr. Megan Webb, Eastern’s Dean of Advancement & Innovation. The IREED 新的biz启动板 will house and provide services from the 目标补助协调员, 波托马克高地创意经济, and the 波托马克高原食品合作社 如下所述。
The Apprenticeships Coordinator connects with regional business & industry partners, and working in collaboration with Eastern WV CTC, creates apprenticeship opportunities for students enrolled in Information Technology (IT) training and education programs. Following the state’s workforce initiative model, Learn & Earn, AIM supports companies with a 50-50 wage match to mentor and provide an on-the-job cooperative learning experience while students receive tuition assistance, valuable work experience and career advancing skills. The Apprenticeship Coordinator also assists companies to secure customized technical instruction to increase the skills of incumbent workers to fill middle and high skilled jobs, creating a talent pipeline.
通过目标补助金利用联邦资金，学徒计划协调员将通过学徒计划帮助雇主在东部西部寻找技术熟练的劳动力。有关更多信息，请联系asala willis（firstname.lastname@example.org东部或南希·利格斯（nancy ligus）的学徒协调员（email@example.com), Director of Workforce & 经济发展 for the WV Community & Technical College System.
预约以电子邮件发送给megan webb来访问我们，该公司位于w。South Moore Road，Suite 201，Moorefield，wv，位于新的biz Launchpad。 firstname.lastname@example.org.