Community College and the Columbus Entrepreneurship Center would like
to announce the opening of the Columbus Area Business Incubator Center.
Both the Columbus Area Business Incubator Center and the E-Ship
Center are located at 1415 17th Street. They are housed in the North
West corner of the 1st floor in the NPPD Building (The old Hamilton
Communications area). The Columbus Area Business Incubator Center has
5 openings for start up businesses to move in and build their businesses
while getting advice and help from the E-Ship Center. There is a nice
training room, and a conference room that is available for the Incubator
/ Affiliate Businesses to use.
CCC’s Shark Tank is giving entrepreneurs the opportunity to showcase their business idea or product concept to a panel of business/investment people.
Mission Statement: The
mission of the Central Community College Entrepreneurship Center is to
develop and provide access to quality entrepreneurial education
opportunities, entrepreneurship resources, and assistance for existing
and start-up business.
Columbus Area Business Incubator Center is intended to provide support
to new businesses and businesses that are in the early stages of
development. The goal of the program is to facilitate the successful
growth and development of emerging businesses.
must be able to demonstrate the potential to create local enterprises
through attending this Become an Entrepreneur Workshop or completing the
Introduction to Entrepreneurship college course, submit a business
concept/plan, and financials. Applicants present their application and
business concept/plan for acceptance into the program.
coaching process provides information to help guide you through your
start-up process or take your business to the next level.
affiliate business will be located outside the Incubator Center. The
Affiliate Business will work with the Business Coach for a length of
time or until the specific project is completed. The Affiliate
Businesses physical location is away from the Business Incubator Center.
Incubator Business is located within the Business Incubator Center.
The business has completed entrepreneurship training, written a business
concept/plan and has completed the interview process.
Currently the Center houses 3 businesses.
large selection of entrepreneurial materials, books and resources are
available for check out. These resources can be used in-house for
research and business development.
Conference room is a private location that you can use to meet with
clients. The conference room is also set up for SCORE to consult with
you and an affiliate or business incubator in the Center. The
conference room has a white board for brain storming or designing
Training room is designed to provide current business training with
computers available. Extended Learning Services utilizes the training
room to provide educational opportunities for the general public and