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Venture Asheville Jobs Board Introduces New Feature for Startups and Tech

Venture Jobs AshevilleASHEVILLE NC – Looking for a fast-paced, exciting career in Asheville‘s expanding tech and startup scene? Check out recent job openings at RISC Networks, AvL Technologies, FLS Energy, DoctorDirectory.com, and Mission Health on the Venture Asheville Job Board.

A new feature added recently enables job seekers to sign up to receive weekly email alerts for new tech and startup jobs in Asheville, NC.

Venture Asheville curates and promotes more than 50 of the best and latest Asheville job openings focused in technology/IT, marketing, operations, and management. The job board, which has become the most visited webpage on VentureAsheville.com, was used by 1,400 job seekers and entrepreneurs last month, and that number is increasing rapidly.

In 2015, startups and tech companies hired talent for 93 jobs in Asheville, NC listed on the job board, which received over 17,000 visits from job seekers.

“Job growth is a key indicator that Asheville’s startup community is advancing. We’ve seen increasing success for startups and technology companies that post openings on our job board. They’re finding and hiring qualified candidates faster,” said Josh Dorfman, Director of Entrepreneurship at Venture Asheville.

Venture Asheville’s mission is to help catalyze high-growth ventures by connecting local high-growth entrepreneurs to talent via the job board and tech job fairs, to mentors via Venture Asheville Elevate, and to investors via Asheville Angels. It also provides educational programming and strategically supports events like One Million Cups Asheville and Startup Grind Asheville.

High-growth ventures and tech companies across Asheville and Buncombe County are welcome to submit their job openings to the Venture Asheville Job Board to recruit and hire talent. The term “high-growth” refers to companies that have rapidly scalable business models and are pursuing regional and national markets.

Venture Asheville is the entrepreneurship arm of the Economic Development Coalition for Asheville-Buncombe County and the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce. With a mission to catalyze Asheville’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, Venture Asheville connects high-growth entrepreneurs with startup funding, mentors and talent to scale their ventures. It acts as a hub for startup resources and education. Venture Asheville brings visibility to Asheville’s unique startups and talent pool and shares those stories within the local community and with the wider global marketplace. Learn more at www.ventureasheville.com.

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