Microenterprises – Supporting the Types of Businesses in Your Ecosystem

This multi-part series offers ecosystem builders and economic developers insights into the characteristics of each business type and targeted strategies that help those businesses thrive.   Small businesses form the crux of the American economy. Recent data from the U.S. Small Business Administration shows the U.S. is home to 33.3 million companies...

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WNY Be In Business

The Resource Navigator initiative was born from the Erie County Business Task Force, Small Business Sub Committee, established to support business during the COVID-19 pandemic. Key stakeholders are interested in collaborating with the Nexus i90 initiative (started in Rochester/REDCO with partner, SourceLink) to expand resources to entrepreneurs and small businesses...

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The University of Northern Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center

The University of Northern Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (UNI JPEC) empowers and supports entrepreneurs and innovators at UNI, in the Cedar Valley and throughout Iowa. We are the centralized hub where Iowa entrepreneurs can find resources, explore programs, collaborate with peers and the community, and develop their new or existing ventures. Connect with us today so...

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