Resources Categories : Business Retention and Expansion

Innovation Fund Northeast Ohio

Nonprofit partnering with community colleges to accelerate the growth of technology startups. Funds early stage tech companies throughout $25,000 and $100,000 grants as well as education.

Stark Economic Development Board (SEDB)

Private, non eco-profit business organization that engages in development activities, coach perspective businesses and score big wins for Stark County, Ohio. Coach perspective businesses. Provides site selection, real estate development, funding for environmental remediation and zoning regulatory compliance support for businesses. It also provides Small Business Administration loans

TeamNEO

Regional jobsOhio partner. Market NEO to the world and collaborates with its partners and others to attract new businesses. Helps businesses to grow, and accelerates the pace and impact of innovation in the region. Provides Businness and living information

Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce

Non profit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education. Businesses Counselling, Facilitate new capital Investment, Assist Local established Business and Small Business Start-up. Provide Existing and Prospective businesses with Information.

Scalerator NEO

A Six-month cohort-based educational program that provides practical sales and marketing, organizational development and entrepreunarial finance skills. Sales and Marketing Workshops, Finance workshps, Organizational Development Workshops.

America Makes

support the transformation of the manufacturing in the United States through innovative, coordinated additive manufacturing and 3D printing Technology Development and Transition, and Workforce and Educational Development. Workforce, Education and Technology Development programs

Massillon West Chamber of Commerce

Develops, Enhances, and representes businesses.Promotes Economic Growth, and Improves the quality of life of its residents. Networking events, advertising oportunities and advocacy

Louisville Chamber of Commerce

serves its investors by providing the best partnership that creates the best environment for Louisville area businesses. Education, Network, and Community Involvement for the business community.

Greater Cleveland Partnerships

Regional economic development and advocacy group. Provides financing and incentives and has expertise in both areas; advocates locally, State and Federally for business issues. Also provides regional data and information as well on a multitude of fronts. advocacy, business and economic development, Economic Inclusion and Minority Business Development

Incubox

Provides advice and connections to resources, local and regional, connecting students and community-based entrepreneurs to the real world environment. Aims to bring together innovators and entrepreneurs to launch their ideas, and accelerate their companies into successful business operations. offers an intense, mentor driven, accelerator program on the campus of the University of Mount Union.