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

Justine Petersen, St. Louis Office

Originates micro-enterprise loans through its U.S. Small Business Administration Micro-Loan Intermediary Program.

About

Originates micro-enterprise loans up to $35,000 through its U.S. Small Business Administration Micro-Loan Intermediary Program. Also, counselors assist potential and current business owners to prepare and present financial statements, manage cash flow, and develop a business and marketing plan. Also have an office in East St. Louis, IL.

Services

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Market Plan Development

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Loan Providers
  • Obtaining Debt Funding
Primary ContactGalen Gondolfi
Addresss1023 N Grand Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63106
Phone(314) 533-2411
Fax(314) 533-2488