Not even two years old, Co.Starters is expanding overseas.
Five New Zealand municipalities are licensing the business development program, said Enoch Elwell, who founded Co.Starters under Chattanooga nonprofit organization Co.Lab.
"We've had an incredible response for Co.Starters across New Zealand," Elwell, 28, said. "We are looking forward to sharing the Chattanooga way ... which has gotten the attention of an entire country because of our collaborative support for emerging businesses."
Cities in New Zealand will be the first outside of the United States to use the Co.Starters business development program, which started under Co.Lab