Glendowlyn Thames

Glendowlyn Thames

Entrepreneur Leadership Network Writer
Executive Director, CTNext

About Glendowlyn Thames

As executive director of CTNext, Glendowlyn manages and oversees the array of strategic economic development programs focused on fostering entrepreneurship, startups and growth-stage businesses while cultivating a robust innovation ecosystem on behalf of the State of Connecticut.

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Investing

Investors Need to Bet On Startups in 2020

Entrepreneurs and innovators will lead the way out of this crisis to adapt our economy.
Minority-Owned Businesses

To Fuel Inclusive Entrepreneurship, Give Communities a Voice

Women and people of color have the ideas. They just need opportunity, capital and support to reach the next level.
Funding

5 Ways to Start a Business with Cheap or Free Money

Crowdfunding, universities and government programs can be attractive options for people who want to start a business without giving up too much equity.
Starting a Business

Where Should You Locate Your Business? Here Are 5 Vital Things to Consider.

Non-capital resources like working space, proximity to universities and strong networking opportunities count for a lot.