Resources for Startups

We encourage you to use this interactive guide to find resources for your business and to actively participate in the programs the Launch Dayton community has to offer.

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Business Resources

Across the Launch Dayton community, we have tried to organize resources based on the type of entrepreneur they are designed for and the stage of business where the resource will be most useful. Hover over the stage, type and industry questions below to see brief descriptions of each category, then select those categories that best describe you and your business for a tailored list of resources to help you move your business forward.

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AFRL Small Business Hub

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

APEX

Location: Beavercreek, OH

Better Business Bureau Dayton/Miami Valley

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

BioOhio

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Columbus, Ohio

Business First

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce: Minority Business Partnership

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Dayton Metro Library Business Librarian

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Dayton SCORE

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Daywork 130

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Downtown Dayton Retail Lab

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Early Risers Academy

Type: Education

Location: Dayton, OH

Entrepreneurs Anonymous

Type: Meetup / Community

Fastlane

Type: Mentor (Group)

Location: Dayton, OH

Flyer Angels

Type: Award / Competition

Location: Dayton, OH

Flyer Pitch

Type: Award / Competition

Goldman Sachs 10K Small Businesses

Type: Investment / Fund / Venture

Greater West Dayton Incubator

Type: Meetup / Community

i-Corps@Ohio

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Kiva Dayton

Type: Loan

LaunchPad

Type: Event

Miami Valley Small Business Development Center

Type: Government

Location: Dayton, OH

Minority Business Assistance Center (MBAC)

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Montgomery County Business Solutions Center

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Location: Dayton, OH

Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)

Type: Government

Location: Columbus, OH

SBIR TAP

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

Soin Award for Innovation

Type: Award / Competition

Location: Dayton, OH

The Entrepreneurs’ Shoppe

Type: Business (For Profit)

Location: Dayton, OH

TREP House

Type: Organization (Nonprofit)

UD Innovation Center

Type: College / University

Location: Dayton, OH

Wright Brothers Institute Collider Project

Type: Meetup / Community

Location: Dayton, OH

Wright Ventures

Type: Investment / Fund / Venture

Location: Fairborn, OH