An Initiative of the City of Akron

Entrepreneurial Business Support


Experience and Expertise to Help You Succeed

The Akron Global Business Accelerator offers entrepreneurial support and counseling services at no additional cost to you. Services include sales and business plan development, cash flow management, financing and marketing. It currently houses approximately 30 startup companies within its 200,000 sq. ft. of modern, multi-use space.

  • Market research, analysis, and assessment
  • Strategic market and business plan development
  • Potential strategic partner and customer identification
  • Clinical trials
  • Prototype creation
  • Understanding of regulatory FDA requirements
  • Understanding of and access to incentives and investment resources
  • Patent searches and registration