Turning your ideas into a growing business starts with a plan.

If you've got the determination and drive to create a growth company or improve your existing company, here is your chance to win and turn your dream into a reality!

The Henderson County Chamber is sponsoring the 4th Annual Business Plan Contest with the winner receiving $5000 worth of free services such as advertising, tax, legal, marketing and more!

Interested participants will receive a copy of the detailed elements on which the business plan will be judges. Please email to request the information.

The Business Plan Contest is open to business start-ups as well as existing businesses. You do no need to be a Chamber member to participate. Electronic submissions are due by Friday, April 7th and should be emailed to chamber@hendersoncountychamber.org. A panel of judges will select the winner, announce the results and present the award at the Blue Ridge Business Growth and Business Plan Awards Reception on May 1st - part of Small Business Week.

A well prepared and executed business plan will grow sales, employment and improve the bottom line. Don't miss this unique opportunity to improve your business!