HCC-Wells Fargo Open For Business Program

HCC Office of Entrepreneurial Initiatives is thrilled to announce the Open for Business Program designed to empower and accelerate the growth of women owned businesses. This initiative is funded through the generosity of Wells Fargo.Open for Business utilizes the successful and creative strategies of HCC's Entrepreneurial Initiatives Department with a unique focus on Hispanic, Black,Indo-American, and Asian women. The agenda includes business, financial and marketing programs, business plan preparation, business advising, credit counseling and connections to Houston's business eco-system.

The first series is the Open for Business - Small Business Success Series by HCC©a five module program that is practical and takes each participant from the idea stage to potential launch!

The Open for Business- Small Business Success Series by HCC© launches on
Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Program Schedule
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm.

  • 11/02 & 11/04 - Vet the Venture - Are My Ideas Lucrative?
  • 11/09 & 11/11 - Ignite the Entrepreneur in You!
  • 11/16 & 11/18 - Financials for Small Business Launch & Growth
  • 11/30 & 12/02 - Sales & Marketing Powered Up
  • 12/07 & 12/09 Minimizing Risk - Protect Your Assets, Your Business & Your Future!

Application Deadline: Monday, October 25th, 2:00 pm CST