Kauffman FastTrac Business Series offered by UTRGV; HEDC sponsors series

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (Aug. 27, 2019) – Kauffman FastTrac is a program offered to aspiring entrepreneurs or current business owners. The program offers participants a crash course in business skills and insight tools, resources, and connects business owners with networks that are important to a growing and successful business.

This fall, the Harlingen Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) is sponsoring the 7-session course starting Oct. 8, courses will be held at the TSTC University Center. The program is offered by the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Center.

The program will focus on specific topics:

  • Identify Market Needs
  • Understand Business Fundamentals
  • Explore Risk and Success Factors
  • Network with Entrepreneurship Professionals
  • Build a Business Plan
  • Access the Human, Financial and Business Resources

There is an application that includes a series of questions that must be filled out accurately. Only 10 participants will be selected for the program. If interested, please apply by following the link here. Space is limited. Business must be located in Harlingen.

“This is a great and proven course that will benefit our local entrepreneurs,” Raudel Garza, HEDC CEO, said.

“Owning a business is a lot of work and we want every business to succeed. We are happy to provide a course that gives entrepreneurs the tools they need to succeed.”