It’s more than just a place to park your growing business. Powered by the Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission, incubator program is designed to connect business innovators, marketing experts and capital providers to transform business ideas into viable business ventures.
The Center provides the space, the services and the assistance you need to help overcome the initial challenges faced by beginning businesses. The space includes:
This company, which graduated from the JEDCO Business Innovation Center in 2012 manufactures and markets specialized, unmanned aerial systems with advanced surveillance capabilities, which can be used for law enforcement, military and commercial applications. Recently, Crescent Unmanned received angel funding from the South Coast Angel Fund. They’ve benefitted from the investors’ strong dedication to accelerating early-stage ventures. This funding has allowed them to work closely with NASA and other major organizations around the country.
This award-winning technology company graduated from the Business Innovation Center in 2014 after outgrowing its office space. The company was recognized on the Inc. 500 list of Fastest Growing Companies in the Nation. Pioneered by Joaneane Smith, GCS has proven itself as a leader in information technology services, serving a variety of national clients, including the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Department of Navy, Department of Army, the Business Transformation Agency and the Defense Information Systems Agency.