Ward and Smith, P.A. is proud to be the presenting sponsor of Venture Asheville's Elevate Entrepreneurship Program for its fast-paced, high-energy Demo Day on October 26 at The Collider in Asheville. According to Venture Asheville's website, attendees will hear pitches from 14 startups that have advanced through the Elevate entrepreneurship program over the past year. Some are investment-ready and actively raising capital. Others will highlight the milestones they plan to hit over the next six to twelve months to become investment-ready. This is the culmination of a two-year initiative at Venture Asheville to propel locally-based, high-growth entrepreneurship. For additional information, visit the event website.