UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
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Missouri Entrepreneurship News

Follow our tips to start or grow your business in Missouri as well as our Entrepreneur in Action series,
stories about Missouri entrepreneurs and how they grew their businesses. 

Patrick Montgomery of KC Cattle Company
Global Entrepreneurship Week - Kansas City
GEWKC Submit Community Event
Niki Wiltshire of Nanny2U and Wiltshire Virtual Assistant Group
Iveth Jalinksy Green Resources Consulting
Genera Moore, Motorparts Nation
Scott and Sue Bachman of Bachman Cattle Farms and Bachman's Farm Store
Stephanie Campbell, founder, Blue Willow Boutique
Camryn Okere, founder of St. Louis-based Rem and Company
Calving Technologies' Libby Martin puts a collar on a calf