Form a Business Around Your Concept

Do you have an innovative idea or technology, but need some help forming a business around your concept? Aspiring entrepreneurs with a patent, grant or registered company can take advantage of tools, resources and connections that can help you scale your new venture.

To begin this process or to learn more about how this program can help support your efforts, please complete the assessment form.

Program Services

Defining Your Concept

From your value proposition & customer segments to your revenue model & cost structure, we will guide you through the Business Model Canvas to help you better define your concept.

Business Coaching

Formal and informal meetings are held with pre-incubation clients to discuss individual needs & challenges, and identify expertise and resources to address them.

Educational & Networking Events

Take advantage of an ongoing series of free seminars and workshops on topics relevant to emerging businesses.

Intellectual Property Protection

Coaches and business service providers will review your intellectual property strategy. Advisors will then give you direction in this area and identify helpful resources.

Access to Legal Experts

We maintain relationships with a number of law firms who have extensive experience working with startup companies. One or more partner attorneys are often on site to meet.

Finance & Accounting Help

Get assistance with budgeting, taxes, and reporting issues from recommended organizations. Capital needs & possible sources of capital will be discussed by the client, coaches and other advisors as needed.

Scalable Concepts

Assessment Form

Briefly describe your business concept, including the type and range of products/services you plan to offer.

Which industry does your concept fall under?

Which of the following steps have you taken towards formalizing your business concept?
Outlined a business planResearched your marketAssembled a teamApplied for or secured financingLocated a dedicated work spaceRegistered your business
Do you currently hold any proprietary rights (patents, licenses, etc.)?