Small Business & Entrepreneur Support

Overview

To provide valuable support and programming to entrepreneurs and small businesses to grow the local economy.

Through the Small Business pillar, help position the profile of Fort Worth as an international city.

Through the Small Business pillar, help enhance our community's assets to improve its attractiveness and livability.

Annual goals

  Develop free entrepreneur and small business support services.

Help establish a Start-Up Fort Worth Foundation.

  Work with the City of Fort Worth to implement incubators and innovation labs around target and emerging industries.

Goals through 2021

Achieve top 20 status in national entrepreneur rankings in at least one category.

Increase Fort Worth area business start-ups by 10%