Local & Regional
1:22 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

Tulsa Joins a Pilot Program to Encourage and Train Entrepreneurs Around the Globe

Mayor Bartlett and Councilor Blake Ewing announce the global business effort
Mayor Bartlett and Councilor Blake Ewing announce the global business effort
Credit KWGS News

Tulsa joins sister cities, the U-S State Department, and a local company in a pilot program designed to encourage start-up companies around the globe. The goal is to help create businesses, grow jobs, and boost entrepreneurs. Sean Griffin is co-founder of StartUp Cup, the Tulsa based organization involved in the pilot program. He’s already established a global network.

The State Department is involved as part of an effort to promote and spur entrepreneurship around the world.