Entrepreneurs! The Branson Centre needs you
- By Jack Preston -
- Oct 05, 2012
The Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship - Caribbean is once again opening its doors to budding businessmen and woman, with the fourth wave of entrepreneurs being invited to join the Centre.
Based in Montego Bay, Jamaica the Centre is a hub for aspiring entrepreneurs, offering practical business skills, access to coaches, mentors to share their experiences and financing opportunities to enable growth.
Founded by Virgin Unite, the Centre looks to support the work of local businesses. Something that Virgin Group Founder, Richard Branson, believes is of great importance: “Entrepreneurs and small businesses are the engines that power our economies, create jobs, fuel growth and ultimately transform communities.”
The Centre is also jointly funded by Virgin Holidays, who have a strong presence in the Caribbean. The long haul tour operator works alongside Virgin Unite, ensuring the Centre stays at the heart of the region’s entrepreneurial advancement.
Applications are being accepted between October 3rd and November 18th 2012, if you’d like to find out more then visit the Branson Centre website.