12.15.17

“Ready, Set, Grow, The Northeast Indiana Innovation Center nurtures innovation to breed success among local entrepreneurs.”

by Tammy Davis, photos by Jeffrey Crane, Business People magazine
Excerpt

“A successful business venture may be born of inspiration, but it takes more than wishful thinking to make the leap from an idea to reality. It requires planning, resources and hard work, and sometimes even the most capable people need a little help to make it happen. That’s where the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center (NIIC) steps into action…The NIIC seeks to help business builders launch and grow successful companies. It’s not only good for the economy — over 90 percent of new net job creation in the U.S. comes from startups and emerging businesses — but it also significantly impacts the community’s health and vitality. The NIIC has facilitated millions in funding for its clients, helped countless businesses launch and grow, and supported clients’ introduction of hundreds of products. Five stories are profiled here.”

Click here to read the complete article on BusinessPeople.com.