An Initiative of the City of Akron

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. 


Accelerate Akron: June 2016 Newsletter (6/9/2016)

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Accelerate Akron: May 2016 Newsletter (5/5/2016)

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Accelerate Akron: April 2016 Newsletter (4/7/2016)

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Accelerate Akron: March 2016 Newsletter (3/10/2016)

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Accelerate Akron: February 2016 Newsletter (2/4/2016)

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Accelerate Akron: January 2016 Newsletter (1/7/2016)

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Accelerate Akron: December 2015 Newsletter (12/10/2015)

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Accelerate Akron: November 2015 Newsletter (11/5/2015)

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Internationally known PechaKucha series to debut in Akron, showcase local creative (11/3/2015)

Some of Akron’s most creative and innovative minds from diverse backgrounds will come together to showcase their work on Nov. 13 at the inaugural PechaKucha Akron (PK Akron). The public is invited to attend this exciting, fun event that has been described as a “mini-TED talk” but with a party-like atmosphere. Doors open at 7 p.m. with presentations at 8 p.m. at The Bit Factory located on the fifth floor of the Akron Global Business Accelerator, 526 S. Main St., Akron. The event is free, with a $2 suggested donation at the door to support PechaKucha International. The November PechaKucha Akron Volume I is the first quarterly event in the series. ...more

Salsbury-Schweyer, Inc Named Award Recipient for Leadership in Landscape Sustainability (10/27/2015)

The Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) named Salsbury-Schweyer, Inc the 2015 recipient of its Leadership in Landscape Sustainability award. Salsbury-Schweyer is owned by Samuel Salsbury, FAPLD and Sabrena Schweyer, FAPLD, and is located in Akron, Ohio....more