May 2, 2019 – Olfax Medical was selected from a pool of 99 applicants as a 2019 Asheville Impact Micro Grant award recipient. In addition to receiving funding, Olfax Medical will receive support through Venture Asheville’s mentorship program (Elevate), connections to resource partners, and the potential for follow-on rounds of funding.
Venture Asheville is the high-growth entrepreneurship initiative of the Economic Development Coalition (EDC) for Asheville-Buncombe County and the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce.
EDC for Asheville-Buncombe County
The EDC for Asheville-Buncombe County is a public-private partnership committed to creating and retaining high quality jobs, community leadership, and being a resource for better business decisions. The EDC accomplishes this mission through its four core services: business retention and expansion, small business and entrepreneurship, research, and marketing and recruitment. The EDC is funded by Buncombe County, the City of Asheville, the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, and the AVL 5×5 Campaign.