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

St. Louis Minority Business Council

The St. Louis Minority Business Council (SLMBC), provides access to business opportunities; certifies minority enterprises (MBEs); assists in MBE growth; and matches MBEs with corporate opportunities.

About

The St. Louis Minority Business Council (SLMBC), one of 39 councils affiliated with the National Minority Small Business Development Centers, provides: - access to business opportunities - certifies minority enterprises (MBEs) - assists in MBE growth - matches MBEs with corporate opportunities

Services

Business Planning

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

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Loan Providers
  • Obtaining Debt Funding

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City
  • Small Business Policy
Primary ContactEd Bryant
Addresss211 N Broadway
Ste 1300
Saint Louis, MO 63103
Phone(314) 241-1143
Fax(314) 241-1073