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UNC BizHub Collaborative



what we do

Whether you are a seasoned entrepreneur or a new start-up, the UNC BizHub Collaborative may be just what you need to get your business to the next level. While businesses in any industry can become a member of the BizHub, the incubator focuses on four primary industries: 


Click on each industry above for more information and to find out the ideal BizHub client profile for that industry.


who can join?

If you are currently an SBDC client, you also qualify to become an incubator (BizHub) client. 


what's included in my membership?

Upon joining the BizHub, you will have an initial goal setting session with your assigned consultant team to determine the needs of your business. Your information is kept strictly confidential. After determining your action plan for the year, you will be able to access UNC BizHub Collaborative's tools and resources.



Services, Tools and Resources






 
INDUSTRY MENTORS & PROFESSIONAL SPECIALISTS »
Connection to industry experts from across the state who are available and ready to help you create a strategic growth plan for your business

DATABASE LIBRARY »
Access to databases through UNC as well as all databases subscribed to by the BizHub, including specialists to analyze and interpret the results
PARTNERS IN HIGHER EDUCATION »
Access to institutions of higher educations' faculty, staff, students and specialty courses, which aid in research, expertise, direct consultations and internships 





 
SBDC ADVANCED »
Enrollment in this specialty program offered by the SBDC which provides three main services: database research, search engine optimization and financial analysis 
SBDC SERVICES »
Access to full-suite of SBDC services, including one-on-one ongoing consulting, education through seminars and workshops, and preparation and assistance in receiving funding 
VIRTUAL OFFICE ACCESS »
Subscription to network accessible storage, electronic document management, professional email system, video conferencing, VOIP, resource library, web information portals and CRM 


WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE

The UNC BizHub Collaborative is the only program to provide virtual incubator services to small businesses focusing on the three prevalent industries in Colorado listed above. Although there are several incubators in Colorado, there are five key points that make the Colorado BizHub Collaborative unique and innovative:

  • Co-joined with the East Colorado Small Business Development Center
  • Services delivered virtually
  • Collaborative effort between higher education, communities, and businesses
  • Focuses on agriculture, oil and gas, and health and wellness
  • Encourages long-term, ongoing relationships


How to join

You must be a current SBDC client to qualify to become a part of the BizHub. Annual membership fees are $1,500. 

If you are interested in joining the UNC BizHub Collaborative, please fill out the form below. Within two business days, we will contact you to set up a 30 minute call or meeting to confirm the incubator is a mutually good fit. Please note that we may ask for more information during this process. 

Upon acceptance into the program, we will set up an on-boarding meeting. We will then generate a mutually-agreed upon success plan with timelines for your business.

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THANK YOU TO OUR UNC BIZ HUB COLLABORATIVE SPONSORS

  • Aims Community College
  • City of Greeley
  • Coan, Payton & Payne, LLC
  • Colorado State University
  • Great Western Bank
  • Northeastern Junior College
  • Shirazi Benefits
  • Town of Bennett
  • University of Northern Colorado