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Driving technology, reviving the economy and creating jobsCommitted to delivering great ideas and innovation throughout the world, strengthening the economy and job market here in Akron and Northeast Ohio. Learn more.
Programs that prepare entrepreneurs and build businessesSeasoned entrepreneurs and business experts that mentor and guide companies through the various stages of bringing a product to market. Learn more.
Professional presence in an environment that’s right for youA cool, new location for your business and an ecosystem of like-minded entrepreneurs and other professionals who support, mentor and help each other. Learn more.

The Akron Global Business Accelerator is home to one of the country’s top performing technology business incubators.  Through our programs, young companies in diverse fields receive the support they need to take their businesses to the next level. 

Recent news
6 Aug. 2015Accelerate Akron: August 2015 NewsletterRead the latest news from the Akron Global Business Accelerator in their newsletter, Accelerate Akron.Read More
6 Aug. 2015White House adds Akron to its TechHire programArticle from Crain's Cleveland BusinessRead More
4 Aug. 2015Akron Selected by the White House to be part of TechHire Communities InitiativeThe White House is announcing today that Akron/Summit County will be part of the second cohort of TechHire Communities. Read More