PGCEDC Innovation Station
At Innovation Station, we provide innovation entrepreneurs with an atmosphere where they can learn from fellow entreprenuers, mentors, advisors and investors how to successfully grow their business.
Innovation Statin is also a place where entrepreneurs can benefit from the offereings of an open collaborative working space specifically for IT based innovative companies seeking assistance with launching products and solutions that solve an industry sector problem into the marketplace.
PGCEDC Business Development Directors have built industry sector relationship with hundreds of local businesses and are able to provide warm introductions as well as to set up matchmaking meetings between Innovation Station entrepreneurs and potential partners, customers and/or mentors.
Innovation Station Services:
- Private Office Space & Collaborative Office Space
- 1:1 Professional Business Mentoring
- Assistance with financing utilizing private financing sources as well as federal, state, and county financing and incentive programs
- Warm introductions and matchmaking meetings with potential partners, customers and/or mentors.
- Matchmaking events with industry partners, potential customers, and investors
- Introductions to resource partners including attorneys, accountants, bankers, capital investors, angel investors, and mentors
- Participation in networking events and local business association meetings and workshops
- Participating in TechBreakfast, CEO Roundtables, and TechMixers
- Assistance recruiting local staff utilizing local workforce programs
- Fully furnished offices with telephone, voicemail, and high-speed internet
- Collaborative workstations with access to and high-speed internet
- Access to conference rooms, kitchen, break room, copy room, and mail room