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Register now for “economic gardening” program for businesses
Posted on June 14, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on June 14, 2013 at 12:21 p.m.

Elevate Ventures is looking for 25 local companies to participate in its Economic Gardening Program.

The program is designed to give existing companies tools and knowledge that can help encourage growth. The program is administered by a team of specialists from the Edward Lowe Foundation and is free to participating companies.

So far, more than 80 companies across Indiana have participated in the program. It’s been running for more than a year and has seen results in companies such as Treadstone, LLC.

To be considered for the program, businesses must be for-profit privately held companies headquartered and operated in Indiana. Applicants must demonstrate growth in either employment or revenue during two of the previous five years and have an annual revenue between $750,000 and $25 million.

For a complete list of requirements and to apply, visit the Elevate Ventures Economic Gardening Program website at http://www.elevateventures.com/programs/economic-gardening.