The National Business Incubation Association (NBIA) is the world’s leading organization advancing business incubation and entrepreneurship. Each year, it provides thousands of professionals with information, education, advocacy and networking resources to bring excellence to the process of assisting early-stage companies. An elected, voting board of directors representing the world's leading incubators governs the association. More info: nbia.org.
National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) is a non-profit organization for educators, entrepreneurs, and distinguished business development professionals to provide quality programs and services in entrepreneurship education and serve as advocates for "entrepreneurship movement.” As a membership association, NACCE helps community colleges nationwide link their traditional role of workforce development with entrepreneurial development. More info: nacce.com.
The Discovery Triangle encompasses the asset-rich urban region between Phoenix, Tempe and Papago Park and is primed for redevelopment and reinvestment. The Discovery Triangle Development Corporation deploys its expertise in redevelopment, public financing and incentives and market knowledge to help projects succeed for and within the triangle. More info: discoverytriangle.org.
The Arizona Technology Council is the driving force behind making our state the fastest growing technology hub in the nation; connecting and empowering Arizona’s technology community. As Arizona's premier trade association for science and technology companies, the Council is recognized as having a diverse professional business community. Council members work toward furthering the advancement of technology in Arizona through leadership, education, legislation and social action. These interactions contribute to the Council's culture of growing member businesses and transforming technology in Arizona. More info: aztechcouncil.org.
The largest trade association in Arizona representing 11,000+ member businesses and over 1/2 million employees in all 15 counties. ASBA creates opportunities for small businesses to make money, save money and have a loud voice in public policy. More info: asba.com.
The Arizona Business Incubation Association (AzBIA) is a network of incubators, accelerators, co-working spaces and other entrepreneurial organizations dedicated to advancing business incubation throughout the state of Arizona. More info: azincubators.org.