By Andrew Zimmerman, Multimedia Journalist - email
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -
Sometimes it can be intimidating for entrepreneurs just knowing where to start and what to do, but not anymore.
A local group is rolling out the red carpet for big ideas and the people who have them.
"It's a very exciting time to be an entrepreneur in Kansas City," said Tyler Prochnow, co-founder of Think Big Partners, a company designed to helping entrepreneurs.
Prochnow says that for a lot of people, starting a business can lead to a lot of questions.
"There is a lot of confusion sometimes not knowing where to go to find answers," he said.
So Prochnow set up office hours Wednesday with business advocate John Pajor of KC BizCare, the city's free business resource center.
"We will be available for people to just walk in and sit down with us for 15 minutes or 20 minutes, and ask us some questions," Pajor said.
From noon to 3 p.m. anyone can meet one-on-one with Pajor at the Think Big Partners office at located at 18th Street and Baltimore Avenue.
"This is kind of an outreach, both it gives people an opportunity while they are here to get those questions answered, but it's also a little bit for the community to know that there are resources like this that the city of Kansas City provides," Prochnow said.
If anyone is interest in a meeting, they can sign up for an appointment, but walk-ins are also welcomed.
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