Collaborative Ventures is a Charlotte, NC based business resource organization that helps small business owners and entrepreneurs achieve their financial goals while enhancing the quality of life in our community. The members work together to identify creative solutions for their business challenges. Solutions are found through the sharing of new and existing business leads, local business openings, educational opportunities and technical assistance. Collaborative Ventures is made of business professionals representing a multitude of professions, such as insurance, banking, telecommunications, real estate, marketing, accounting, conference planning and many more. The organization is the brainchild of Mark Williams, Jeffrey L. Green and Luther Carter, Jr.