The Greenville Chamber’s Minority Business Accelerator Program helps accelerate the development of high potential minority business enterprises (MBEs) to strengthen and expand the regional minority entrepreneurial community. Occasionally, we spotlight the participating companies and their success stories or other MBA news of interest.
Minority Business Accelerator (MBA) is a program of the Greenville Chamber which actively seeks to improve the capacity of minority owned firms by increasing recognition of the value of minority businesses as suppliers, strategic partners, and, ultimately, as effective engines for job growth, economic development and wealth creation. MBA prepares high potential minority-owned businesses for accelerated growth and expansion through business development services, mentoring, targeted training, access to large corporations for partnership opportunities and custom roadmap to sustainable growth. MBA helps MBEs overcome growth barriers creates access to new opportunities for ethnic diverse businesses, connecting them with the right resources and results-driven strategies to fuel their growth and build capacity.
- 1 of 6 Chambers in the country to offer a Minority Business Accelerator program
- Approximately $15.5 MIL in contracts awarded since inception
- Approximately 203 jobs created since inception
Blue Eye Soft Corp
Srikanth Kodeboyina’s information technology company, Blue Eye Soft Corp, has been global since 2014, but was established in Greenville in 2017. Blue Eye Soft Corp services include data solutions, business intelligence (BI) solutions, portfolio management, .Net project development, Java/J2EE/e-Commerce development, and mobile app development. They also provide software training to qualified professionals based on their project needs.
Blue Eye Soft Corp has the desire to do things that matter the most with a large impact. Sri said the greatest reward in launching his business has been “The unmeasurable satisfaction of knowing I am creating employment and helping the economic development of society.”
Blue Eye Soft Corp distinguishes themselves from other businesses with their management style and their global resources. Blue Eye Soft has the capability to sponsor visas in order to bring in the best experts in the world for business. Sri looks forward to spending time with over 20 entrepreneurs from different industries and back grounds in the MBA program and, when asked about advice for entrepreneurs, explains that, “It will be a roller coaster ride and not as easy as it appears.” You must have a clear life plan before you jump into a business plan. With time, your priorities and thinking style changes, so just do it today instead of waiting for the perfect day. Learn more at www.blueyesoft.com.