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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.
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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. 

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14 May. 2015Accelerate Akron: May 2015 NewsletterRead the latest news from the Akron Global Business Accelerator in the May 2015 newsletter, Accelerate Akron.Read More
7 May. 2015Accelerator graduate Epiphany Management Group expands, moves to new headquarters in AkronEpiphany Management Group moves to new headquarters, stays in Akron. Read More
5 May. 2015NicheVision Inc. earns prestigious award for technology transfer with US ArmyThe Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) has named Akron-based, forensics software developer NicheVision Inc., along with the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command as recipients of an Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer for the Department of Defense. The team is being recognized for the transfer and commercial success of the forensic DNA analysis software, ArmedXpertTM.Read More