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Akron Global Business Accelerator
The Akron Global Business Accelerator is the longest-running business incubator program in Ohio. This state-of-the-art center provides the foundation and infrastructure high growth companies need to realize their true profit potential. The Accelerator pays particular attention to new tech-based companies focused on biomedical and information technology, advanced materials, advanced energy and instruments controls equipment. It also offers specialized services to attract international businesses in these fields.
The 220,000-square-foot facility provides ample laboratory, manufacturing and office space at below-market rates. A large conference facility, professional shared services and other amenities are also available.
Besides space, the Accelerator helps entrepreneurs make connections and offers them technical, administrative and professional services they may not be able to afford, including business strategy and modeling, fundraising, accessing government grants, networking, marketing and sales. Accelerator clients do not need to be physical residents and can, in fact, be based anywhere in the 21 counties of Northeast Ohio.
“Imagine walking into a building every morning alongside 54 CEOs, all of whom are engaged in technology business development of some type. That’s the type of creativity entrepreneurs will find here. It’s a very positive and very creative environment.” –Anthony Margida, CEO
For more information, contact Chief Executive Officer Anthony Margida, Ph.D.