Coastal Bend Innovation Center

Services

INFRASTRUCTURE
Many startup enterprises are in need of specialized equipment to improve the product and/or develop prototypes. The CBBIC can assist in locating and even negotiating the use and assistance with such specialized equipment. From 3D-printers to the ability to coordinate with TAMU-CC, other universities, area manufacturers, or even to an outside firm this service and assistance gives clients a way to do more without spending on expensive tooling or other startup equipment costs.
  • Specialized Equipment
  • High Speed Internet
  • Physical Security
  • Library & Access
  • Public Access Computers
  • Electricity and Water
  • Janitorial Services
  • HVAC Services
  • Parking Services


FACILITY
The CBBIC offers incubator and accelerator clients office space and access to many shared administrative services at rates that are well below market. Wherever possible, the CBBIC offers tenants space that can be adjusted to meet their changing needs.For the active start-up this service can be the difference that provides an opportunity to more rapid incubation success.
  • Office Space
  • Conference Rooms
  • Lab Facility (Facilitation)
  • Teleconference Rooms
  • Kitchen/Lounge
  • Training Rooms
  • Exhibition Space
  • Co-Working Space


BUSINESS SERVICES
There are many, many business ideas that surround each new product or service at any given time. So which one is the best one to commercialize? This service provides the start-up entrepreneur and the established business with the techniques and expertise to focus on the business ideas that will meet the businesses expectations and objectives.
  • Incubation/Acceleration Programs
  • Business Idea Generation
  • Business/Commercialization Modeling
  • Feasibility Analysis
  • Business Planning
  • Marketing Consultation
  • IP Protection Consultation
  • Contract Consultation
  • General Legal Consultation
  • Business Formation Assistance
  • Logistics and Procurement Consultation
  • NetworkCommunity and Design Consultation
  • Accounting Practices Consultation
  • Financial Management Consultation
  • Logo and Graphics Design
  • Promotion/Communication Consultation
  • Vision/Mission/Values Consultation
  • Marketing Planning & Consultation
  • Financial Controls & Collections
  • Resourcing Consultation
  • Benchmarking & Milestone Development
  • Selecting & Staffing Consultation


NETWORK & COMMUNITY ACCESS
  • Fund Raising (SCAN) Network
  • Non-Commercial Loan Network
  • Commercial Loan Network
  • Grant Processing/Writing Network
  • Financial Analysis Network
  • Crowdfunding Consultation
  • Crowdsourcing Network Consultation
  • Business Brokering Network
  • Governmental Program Network
  • Expert Network
  • Coaching Network
  • Mentoring Network
  • Loaned Executive Program
  • UAS Research & Implementation
  • Business Referral Network
  • Facilitator Exchange Network


ORGANIZATIONAL SERVICES
  • Management Needs Consultation
  • Team Building Consultation
  • Advisory Board Development
  • infrastructure Program Access
  • Strategic Partnering
  • Capital Need Planning
  • Process & Organization Flow Consultation


EDUCATION/TRAINING
  • General Business Function Training
  • E-Commerce and Social Media
  • Business School Programs
  • Workshops and Seminars
  • Presentation Training
  • Pitch Development & Training
  • Database Development Training
  • Sales Training
  • Customer Relations Management Training
  • Employee Relations Training
  • HR Development Training
  • Compliance Training
  • Other Lunch-N-Learn Topic Sessions
  • Brand Building Programs
  • Entrepreneurial Competency Training