Duquesne University Small Business Development Center

Grow your business with no-cost consulting and education from Duquesne University’s Small Business Development Center. Through confidential, individualized consulting, the Small Business Development Center helps more than 500 small businesses annually find their path to success. Services include: Management Consulting […]

Urban & Community Entrepreneurship Program

Good for business, Good for the community.  The Urban & Community Entrepreneurship Program (UCEP) helps entrepreneurs overcome the challenges of starting businesses in distressed and underserved neighborhoods and exurban “Main Street” business districts through four major resources: Educational Workshops, Community […]

Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence at University of Pittsburgh

HELPING BUSINESS LEADERS PROSPER The Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence (IEE) is Western Pennsylvania’s number one membership resource for business leaders who are starting, growing or transitioning a business. Through customized, one-on-one consulting, exclusive educational series, and deep connections to the […]

Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law

The Innovation Practice Institute (IPI) re-imagines lawyers and the legal profession for the 21st century, focusing on how lawyers trained in new ways and with new ideas can both succeed professionally and also advance regional economic and community development. We […]

Chatham University Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship & IncubateHER

  The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship (CWE) at Chatham University creates economic opportunities for women through entrepreneurial education and training, mentoring, and networking. Building on Chatham University’s tradition of educating women for 145 years, The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship at […]

The Micro-Business Institute at Pittsburgh Community Services

Pittsburgh’s Community Action Agency The Micro-Business Institute (MBI) of Pittsburgh Community Services, Inc. strives to address the current and prevalent issues of unemployment, underemployment, and poverty in the City of Pittsburgh by capitalizing on the inherent talents, skills, and entrepreneurship […]

The BizFIT Program at the Riverside Center for Innovation

The BizFIT program assists minority, woman, and veteran entrepreneurs in the construction industry. The BizFIT program combines strategy, connections, and expertise to enable disadvantaged construction entrepreneurs to grow sustainable enterprises. With BizFIT’s guidance, business owners will evaluate the marketplace to find the best fit for […]

Catalyst Connection

Catalyst Connection is a private not-for-profit organization headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. We provide consulting and training services to small manufacturers in southwestern Pennsylvania, accelerating revenue growth and improving productivity. Through active collaboration with our clients and the manufacturing community at large, […]