#Startup802 Update – Student Businesses Up and Running in Bennington, VT

We’ve had 5 classes of #Startup802 – The Entrepreneurial Mindset here in Bennington, VT in conjunction with CCV and The Lightning Jar, and here are some updates on some of the participants in our programs.

Class #1 – Fall 2017

Michelle Marrocco is growing her practice offering voice and violin lessons. Check out her website at https://mmarrocco.com

Class #2 – Late Spring 2018

Forest Byrd continues to contribute to the arts scene here in Bennington with Bennington Murals and Story Night Bennington

Class #3 – Fall 2018

Beth and Jonathan Dow opened The Beyond Art Gallery and Gift Shop in August 2019. Their current showcase TEXTURES is on display through December 1st, 2019

Class #4 – Spring 2019

Kamryn Capriola continues to grow her e-commerce business on Poshmark

Class #5 – Fall 2019

“Homer” is growing his towing business for hire here in Bennington, Homer’s Transport. Call for a scheduled or emergency tow at 802-440-5284 or check out his website

We’ll post more updates soon on other participants in our first 5 classes. Our next course will be offered in Spring 2020 on Wednesday nights from 6-830 at CCV in January.