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.
UMKC Innovation Center

Chesterfield Department of Planning

The Department of Planning at the City of Chesterfield is a resource for local entrepreneurs to help grow and expand their businesses.


The City of Chesterfield assists businesses in several areas of the business cycle.  We can work to ensure sites meet the needs of the business within particular areas and sites in Chesterfield that are being considered.


Business Planning

  • Demographic/Census Data

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Forecast

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Tax Credits

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Recruiting Assistance


  • Demographics/Census Data

Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Retail Space

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City

Regulatory Compliance

  • Codes
  • Government Requirements
  • Registration, licenses and permits

Starting a Business

  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
Primary ContactJustin Wyse
Address690 Chesterfield Parkway West
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Phone(636) 537-4734
Fax(636) 537-4798