Vinea Capital is “Taking Your Business to the Next Level” at Third Thursday Business Builder

Posted By: Kathryn Freemon News Releases,

On Thursday, July 15, join the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce and CEO of Vinea Capital, Allan Soto, for Third Thursday Business Builder to learn how to take your business to the next level addressing the various stages of business.  Allan will offer guidance on how to best allocate resources, as well as give practical tips on how to empower your team.  As the Chamber’s 2020 Augusta's Entrepreneur recipient, Allan has demonstrated proven success in moving a portfolio of businesses to the next phase.


Allan Soto is the founder and CEO of Vinea Capital, an investment, management, and real estate company that is actively working to revitalize Downtown Augusta by supporting businesses and organizations in the local community.  He is the son of Cuban immigrants and was a fresh graduate of Johns Hopkins University when he moved to Washington, GA with his sister to start his first venture; an assisted living home for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  His mission was/is to take over where special education leaves off and help with lifestyle independence.  Over the past 13 years his focus shifted to ABLE Kids, which provides therapy services for children with special needs.  At the beginning of the pandemic, he opened Pineapple Ink Tavern, a modern restaurant in Downtown Augusta, which was voted Best New Restaurant by Augusta Magazine in 2020.


The Chamber’s Third Thursday Business Builder begins at 11:30 am in the Chamber Conference Room located inside the Augusta Riverfront Center (One Tenth St. Suite 120, Augusta, Ga 30901).  Attendance is complimentary for Chamber members and $15 for prospective members with lunch provided.  Advanced registration is required at  Registration deadline is Monday, July 12.  Due to limited space, please limit to one (1) representative from each company.

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Third Thursday Business Builder series provides topical intelligence on key issues for businesses.  Local industry experts present relevant information on topics important to successful business operations and growth.




Media Contact:

Kathryn Freemon, Communications Coordinator

Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce