September 11, 2023 I Retail
The Acoustic Shoppe Owner Selected for Goldman Sachs National Cohort
Jeremy Chapman, co-owner of The Acoustic Shoppe in Springfield, Missouri, has been chosen as one of 170 entrepreneurs nationwide to participate in the 2023 Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses National Cohort. This highly selective program aims to empower small businesses by providing them with essential education, resources, and support to fuel their growth and success.
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is committed to helping entrepreneurs across the U.S. grow their businesses and create jobs within their communities. The program offers a dynamic and comprehensive curriculum designed to foster innovation, drive business expansion and enhance leadership skills. Participants receive education, access to capital, and a powerful network of peers and experts, all with the goal of propelling their companies to new heights.
The course will run from early September through the end of December with more than 120 hours of live classes, online courses, group sessions and direct mentorship culminating with a four-day face-to-face closing session and graduation at the Goldman Sachs global headquarters in New York City in May 2024.
Since its inception in 2013, The Acoustic Shoppe has become a destination for musicians and enthusiasts alike, and has been named a NAMM Top 100 Dealer nine years straight. With a deep passion for music and a commitment to exceptional customer service, Jeremy Chapman and his team have earned a reputation for their support of local artists and musicians.
Jeremy Chapman, a lifelong music enthusiast and musician, brings a wealth of experience to The Acoustic Shoppe. Under his leadership, along with brothers and partners John and Jason, the store has grown to become a hub for musicians of all skill levels, offering instrument sales and expert repairs.
“I am honored and thrilled to have been selected for the 2023 Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses National Cohort,” Chapman said. “This program will undoubtedly help us expand our reach, improve our services and continue supporting our vibrant musical community in Springfield and beyond. We look forward to the growth and opportunities this experience will bring.”