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

Grandview Chamber & Economic Development Council

The Grandview Chamber exists to serve, protect and promote area business.


The Grandview Chamber & EDC is committed to promoting a positive business environment and encourages economic growth, leadership, education and interaction.  This is accomplished through:

  • Monthly luncheons
  • Monthly Morning Connections coffees
  • Business After Hours and Annual Mega Chamber Office Party
  • Website, newsletter, directory and enews updates
  • Business Relocation and Expansion Assistance
  • Music on Main community festival


Business Planning

  • Demographic/Census Data
  • Forming a Business

Economic and Site Development

  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Tax Credits

Human Resources

  • Retention
  • Workforce Incentives

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Recruiting Assistance


  • Demographics/Census Data

Networking Organizations

  • Demographically Based
  • Geographically Based
  • Home Based
  • Industry Specific
  • International Trade
  • Small Business/General

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Missouri Business Issues
  • Small Business Policy

Regulatory Compliance

  • Codes
  • Government Requirements

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location

Tax Services

  • State Tax Credit Information
  • Tax Credits
Primary ContactKim Curtis
Address12500 S 71 Highway Suite 100
Grandview, MO 64030
Phone(816) 761-6505
Fax(816) 763-8460