Executive Director, Erie Technology Incubator at Gannon University
Location: Erie, PA
Business Type: B2C
Business Summary: Launched in 2008 after extensive research, the Erie Technology Incubator (ETI) is a not-for-profit business incubator dedicated to stimulating the development of advanced technologies and promoting the formation, growth, and retention of early stage technology-based companies that will generate 'new economy' job opportunities in Northwest Pennsylvania (NWPA).
It is an entrepreneurial environment that fosters innovation and collaboration among its companies and with the public and private sector, while providing a cadre of support services customized to the unique needs of each client. ETI facilitates and nurtures the development of technology-enabled companies through a systematic process that provides numerous support tools for entrepreneurs. Through collaboration with universities, the business community, local/state government, and economic development organizations, we provide our companies with a customized suite of services, capabilities, and networking opportunities to address their unique needs.
Panel topic: “How to Get Your Ecommerce Business Funded”