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3 Ways The Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Supports Our Local Economy

There is no better way to facilitate growth than to foster healthy competition between entrepreneurs in the Amarillo region. When the wheels of the brightest minds in the community start to roll, they spin out ideas at a fast and furious pace that kickstarts businesses and improves our economy. Each year, the WT Enterprise Center,… Read more »

Client Spotlight: Altura Engineering & Design

Client Spotlight: Altura Engineering & Design Reflect on Their Time at the Enterprise Center since Winning the Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge   Altura Engineering & Design is the only company in the region to specialize in piping design for the oil and gas industry. Altura’s unique business model leverages experience and expertise to provide specialized piping design,… Read more »

22nd Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Winners

 22nd Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Recipients The Amarillo Community came together on the evening of March 23, 2017 to celebrate the growth of three local entrepreneurs at the 22nd Annual Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge Awards Ceremony. Three local entrepreneurs were selected as the 2017 recipients of the Amarillo EnterPrize Challenge by five independent judges based on their professional business… Read more »

WT Enterprise Center Welcomes New Advisory Board Members

WT Enterprise Center Welcomes New Advisory Board Members WT Enterprise Center is expanding our resources with the addition of new advisory board members! Each of our board members represent an industry of support to our entrepreneur ecosystem and bring with them a wealth of knowledge and experience to enhance the Enterprise Center. We have a… Read more »

Open Letter from Speed Painting Reflecting on Their Time as Enterprise Center Clients

Open Letter from Speed Painting Reflecting on Their Time as Enterprise Center Clients Written by Chrystene & Dustin Speed, Co-owners of Speed Painting and 2016 Graduate of the WT Enterprise Center There has been a lot of evolution within our organization as well as within the Enterprise Center over the years and it is hard… Read more »

Celebrating Entrepreneurial Success at the WT Enterprise Center Awards Ceremony

Celebrating Entrepreneurial Success at the WT Enterprise Center Awards Ceremony Supporting and celebrating local entrepreneurs is a community effort. On December 13th, the WT Enterprise Center hosted its 15th Anniversary Awards Ceremony to celebrate the growth of local entrepreneurs. Representative David Swinford, who helped establish the Enterprise Center in 2001, was the guest speaker for… Read more »

WT Enterprise Center Hosts Director of Dream, Girl, Erin Bagwell for Amarillo Screening in Celebration of Entrepreneur Week

WT Enterprise Center Hosts Director of Dream, Girl, Erin Bagwell for Amarillo Screening in Celebration of Entrepreneur Week Every year, the Kauffman Foundation celebrates entrepreneurs around the world during Global Entrepreneurship week. In partnership with the Kauffman foundation, the WT Enterprise Center brought the celebration to Amarillo for the fourth year with the premiere of… Read more »

Introducing the new Director of Entrepreneurial Outreach

Written by David Terry, Director of Entrepreneurial Outreach for the WT Enterprise Center. On September 1, I assumed a new role with the Enterprise Center so that I could have flexibility to teach and to pursue other entrepreneurial aspirations. As I step away from the administrative responsibilities of the Enterprise Center, I will still have… Read more »

WT Enterprise Center Featured in Economic Development Journal

The International Economic Development Council featured the WT Enterprise Center in the latest edition of the Economic Development Journal. The article, WT Enterprise Center – Incubation with Urgency, focuses on the growth of the Enterprise Center and the impact our program is making on the expanding entrepreneur eco-system in the Texas Panhandle. The article also… Read more »