LIFT Orlando and JPMorgan Chase Expand Partnership to Grow Small Businesses in West Lakes

LIFT Orlando and JPMorgan Chase announced today the second phase of the multi-year West Lakes Economic Accelerator Lab at a roundtable conversation with local small business owners, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Mel Martinez with JPMorgan Chase and leaders from LIFT Orlando and the West Lakes Partnership.

The small business event was held at Hebni Nutrition Consultants – one of the local organizations in West Lakes. Over the past year LIFT Orlando has been conducting research on the needs of businesses in West Lakes and engaging local businesses in training programs designed to improve business growth and access to capital. More than 160 businesses have been identified in the shadows of Camping World Stadium and LIFT Orlando has been hosting networking events, seminars and other initiatives to stimulate business growth.