A Better World on the Rise: Exploring the Science of Business & Baking with the Bageladies

A Better World on the Rise: Exploring the Science of Business & Baking with the Bageladies

Inventing the Perfect Bagel When Janet Dob wanted to invent a bagel that could build a better world, she had a few things in mind: healthy and nutritious food, a worthy business plan, and a winning strategy to avoid the up-before-the-sun hours of traditional bakeries. Fortunately, Janet loves a good…

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Handmade Home with Make Waynesboro

Handmade Home with Make Waynesboro

Finding Home The pottery wheels weren’t the only thing spinning in Jake Johnson’s life. He’d been “always on the move,” from Illinois to Pennsylvania, from outdoor art fairs to new gallery placements. But several years ago, Jake and his wife Katie decided to make Waynesboro their home. Today, Make Waynesboro…

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Grow Waynesboro Announces Start-Up Grant Awards

Grow Waynesboro Announces Start-Up Grant Awards

Grow Waynesboro Announces Start-Up Grant Awards $51,000 will help four new Waynesboro businesses open in 2017 Grow Waynesboro is pleased to announce the final grant awards for four new local businesses, helping them to create jobs and build a culture of entrepreneurship in Waynesboro. This marks the second year of…

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The Art of Innovation with E-N Computers

The Art of Innovation with E-N Computers

Unexpected Beginnings The information technology field is full of unexpected beginnings, from Bill Gates dropping out of college to launch Microsoft, to Mark Zuckerberg inventing Facebook while living in the hallways of Harvard. Ian MacRae’s journey began in its own unexpected way, right here in the Valley, in a local…

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From Start-Up to Success: New Businesses Show Lasting Impact

From Start-Up to Success: New Businesses Show Lasting Impact

While 2017 Grow Waynesboro Entrepreneurs are working on new and expanding business plans, it is always satisfying to reflect on the amazing growth of our 2016 start-up businesses. They are already reporting new jobs, significant buildouts, and a growing impact on the local economy. We are pround to release updates…

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Meet the Winners of Our 2016 Start-Up Grants Competition

Meet the Winners of Our 2016 Start-Up Grants Competition

Grow Waynesboro Announces Start-Up Grant Awards $21,000 will help three new Waynesboro businesses open in 2016 Grow Waynesboro is pleased to announce the final grant awards for three new local businesses, helping them to create jobs and build a culture of entrepreneurship in Waynesboro. The announcement follows several months of…

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