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Are you an entrepreneur with questions related to your business? Want advice on finances, networking, marketing, legal and more? We’re here to help!

Get Advice from Local Experts


Charlotte is full of experts. How do you maximize the ability of busy professionals to share their expertise and know-how?

We use a product called Protopia to make it easy. Protopia creates sustainable, effective engagement in networks by making it easier and faster to ask for advice, make new connections, and share knowledge.

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Enjoy the fastest way to quickly connect the entrepreneurs and startups with the wealth of expertise within the Charlotte ecosystem and investor/mentor network.

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Innovate Charlotte and Protopia will match requests to relevant, available experts based on experience, interests, location, and other factors.

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When your question is answered, you can easily share feedback on the value of the help. We collect feedback to improve our matching algorithms and give you important insights into the quality of engagement.

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We collect feedback to improve our matching algorithms and give you important insights into the quality of engagement and your most-helpful advisers, service providers, and other members of your network.

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