SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Grow America?(www.GrowAm.com), an organization that accelerates the creation and growth of companies and stimulates the economy by helping entrepreneurs, today announced a strategic partnership with BOSI (Builder, Opportunist, Specialist and Innovator). BOSI is the provider of a free assessment tool, BOSI DNA, which helps entrepreneurs accelerate their success through better understanding of their entrepreneurial "type."
BOSI is the creation of Founder and CEO Joe Abraham, who introduced the BOSI concept in the book Entrepreneurial DNA. BOSI's efforts also include a startup accelerator in Chicago.
"We are excited to help entrepreneurs by providing education, mentoring, and access to our assessment tool, BOSI DNA," Abraham said. "We recognize Grow America as a great resource for aspiring founders and entrepreneurs who are growing their companies. We see a natural synergy in our efforts and are happy to align our efforts across all of our BOSI programs."
"We're very happy to welcome BOSI as a Grow America partner, and to make their tremendous resources available to everyone who is involved in our programs," said Alan E. Hall, Grow America founder. "These evaluation tools can make every entrepreneur more effective, and can give them great advantages that will help them find the most efficient ways to help their companies grow."
Entrepreneurs can come to the Grow America site to compete in online business competitions, to access socially-curated information, to vote for great product ideas, and to access the entrepreneurial hub that offers a variety of resources, including Grow America's free downloadable guidebook: Entrepreneur's Guide to Breakaway Growth.
Grow America's inaugural Innovative Product Competition is currently live and is accepting entries at www.GrowAm.com/competition. Through Grow America's social platform, CrowdLift?, entrants earn competition points with community "likes" and "shares" to help the best innovations rise to the top. Participants can also track the progress of their favorite entrants.
BOSI is the creation of Founder and CEO Joe Abraham, of Chicago, and provides the BOSI DNA evaluation to startup entrepreneurs, B-to-B companies and nonprofits and corporations via its website at www.BOSIdna.com.
About Grow America
Grow America is a company with a mission to help entrepreneurs be successful, help them build their companies and grow local economies. As an organization, they align partners, mentors and capital that the entrepreneurs need to create, launch and grow successful companies. (For more information, visit www.GrowAm.com.)
Cheryl Conner, Snapp Conner PR
SOURCE Grow America