Turning Innovation Into Enterprise

Enterprise Resources

Explore resources connecting you to entrepreneurs, collaborators, researchers, funding, technical assistance, and supporters across West Virginia

From governmental agencies to non-profit organizations, a number of entities throughout the state stand ready to assist entrepreneurs in launching start-up firms, with services including business coaching, business plan development, market analysis, prototype development, computer-aided design, scale-up manufacturing, seed and early-stage capital, and more.

Advantage Valley

Growing/Expanding

BioSciences Association of West Virginia (BioWV)

Growing/Expanding, Starting Your Business

Bluefield Commercialization Station

Growing/Expanding, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Business Ask Me Line

Starting Your Business

Business Training Education Center For Women

Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Business4 West Virginia

Starting Your Business

Census Business Builder

Research & Development, Starting Your Business

Center for Applied Research & Technology

Growing/Expanding, Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Charleston Area Alliance

Starting Your Business

ChemCeption Business Incubator

Getting Funded, Growing/Expanding, Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Chemical Alliance Zone

Growing/Expanding, Starting Your Business

Create West Virginia

Starting Your Business

Dubvee.com

Getting Funded

EPSCoR

Research & Development

ESRI

Technical and Operational Assistance

Food Business Funding

Getting Funded

Health Sciences Innovation Center

Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Hive Network

Starting Your Business

Huntington Industral Corporation (HIC) Incubator, LLC

Growing/Expanding, Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Idea Hub

Starting Your Business

Indiegogo

Getting Funded

Industries of the Future-WV

Research & Development

INNOVA Commercialization Group

Getting Funded, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

IRS Business Structures

Research & Development, Starting Your Business

K.I.S.R.A.

Getting Funded

Kaufmann Foundation

Starting Your Business

Kickstarter

Getting Funded

Live Plan

Starting Your Business

Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Technical and Operational Assistance

Marshall University Environmental Management Incubator

Growing/Expanding, Technical and Operational Assistance

Marshall University Institute for Interdisciplinary Research

Getting Funded, Growing/Expanding, Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Mid-Atlantic Research Technology and Innovation Center (MATRIC)

Growing/Expanding, Research & Development

Morgantown Area Chamber of Commerce

Starting Your Business

NAICS Identification Tools

Technical and Operational Assistance

National Center for Employee Ownership

Technical and Operational Assistance

National Energy Technology Laboratory

Research & Development

Polymer Alliance Zone

Growing/Expanding

Regional Contracting Assistance Center

Growing/Expanding, Technical and Operational Assistance

SCORE

Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

Shepherd University Center for Regional Innovation (CRI)

Research & Development, Starting Your Business

Small Biz Lending

Getting Funded

StartUp America Partnership

Growing/Expanding, Starting Your Business

Ten50 Business Accelerator

Getting Funded, Growing/Expanding, Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

The ESOP Association

Technical and Operational Assistance

The Launch Lab

Starting Your Business

Touchstone Research Laboratory, Ltd.

Research & Development

U.S. Small Business Administration

Starting Your Business

Unlimited Future

Starting Your Business

Upshur County Business Development Center

Growing/Expanding, Starting Your Business

USDA

Getting Funded

Vision Shared

 

Starting Your Business

West Virginia Growth Investment LLC

Getting Funded, Growing/Expanding

West Virginia Wood Technology Center

Growing/Expanding, Starting Your Business

Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce

Starting Your Business

Womanable

Growing/Expanding, Starting Your Business

Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

Growing/Expanding, Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

WORKFORCE West Virginia

Technical and Operational Assistance

WV Community and Technical College System

Technical and Operational Assistance

WV Department of Commerce

Starting Your Business

WV Export Council

Growing/Expanding

WV Growth

Getting Funded

WV Guide to Business Start-Up

Starting Your Business

WV Higher Education Policy Commission

Technical and Operational Assistance

WV MEP

Technical and Operational Assistance

WV Office of Business Registration

Starting Your Business

WV Regional Technology Park

Research & Development

WV S.C.O.R.E

Starting Your Business

WV Secretary of State

Starting Your Business

WV Small Business Development Center

Starting Your Business

WVU College of Law

Starting Your Business

WVU Innovation Corporation

Research & Development, Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance

WVU LaunchLab

Starting Your Business

WVU Research Corporation

Research & Development

WVU Shared Research Facilities

Research & Development

WVU Statler College

Technical and Operational Assistance

WVU Women’s Business Center

Starting Your Business, Technical and Operational Assistance