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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
11 Dec. 2014Accelerator client 7signal receives the TMC 2014 Cloud Computing Product of the Year AwardAccelerator client 7signal receives the TMC 2014 Cloud Computing Product of the Year Award for Sapphire Cloud Wi-fi optimization system.Read More
1 Dec. 2014Accelerator client GlamNatural launches all-natural cosmetics line on ShopHQAccelerator client GlamNatural launches all-natural cosmetics line on ShopHQ.Read More
20 Nov. 2014Accelerator welcomes delegation from KazakhstanAccelerator welcomes delegation from Kazakstan, part of the Global Ties Akron tour, a partnership with USAID.Read More