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

City of Branson, MO Open for Business

Open for Business is a free service offered by the City of Branson which consists of representatives from various City Departments. The meeting is an informal setting where business owners and city representatives meet to discuss and resolve technical issues affecting proposed business development.

About

Welcome to Open for Business! OFB is a free service offered by the City of Branson which consists of representatives from various city departments. The meeting is an informal setting where business owners and city representatives meet to discuss and resolve technical issues affecting proposed business development. There are several key steps to starting a business in the city of Branson.

Submit your Open for Business Information form online

To assist you with your proposed business, we request you provide us with specific information about your project.  The review period is typically a two-week process. 

Step one-Submit your business information 

Step two-Meet with the Open for Business team 

Step three-Heading in the right direction 

Step four-Apply for a business license 

Services

Economic and Site Development

  • Site Location Assistance

Mentoring

  • One-on-One Counseling

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

  • Site Location

Starting a Business

  • Site Location
  • Startup Business Counseling
Primary ContactSummer Hankins
Address110 West Maddux
Branson, MO 65616
Phone(417) 337-8549