Laura Gomez joined Ventures (formerly Washington CASH) in 2013. In her role, Laura works closely with Ventures food business clients to start or grow their business by using incubator resources, including access to: affordable commercial kitchen space; the Ventures-owned food truck, Word of Mouth; and sales markets for packaged food through the Ventures retail store at Seattle’s historic Pike Place Market. The incubator program also includes industry-specific trainings, and ongoing technical assistance. Ventures is a Seattle-based nonprofit that provides access to business training, capital, coaching and hands-on learning opportunities for entrepreneurs with limited resources and unlimited potential.
Laura holds a BA in Economics with a specialization in International Economic Development and a BA in International Studies with a minor in Latin American Studies from Seattle University.