Business Incubators and Accelerators

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Company Title Company Description City
Ag TechInventures LLC

AgTI identies and forms spin-offs around agricultural technologies from university labs​ and small scientific-focused companies. AgTI provides business and technology expertise to position the technologies for acquisition by leading Ag companies.

Research Triangle Park
AgTech Accelerator Corp.

AgTech Accelerator provides venture funding to early-stage agricultural technology companies.

BioLabs North Carolina

BioLabs North Carolina operates a shared lab and incubator space for life science companies.

Blue Ridge Food Ventures LLC

Blue Ridge Food Ventures is a shared-use food and natural product processing facility that offers support in product development, regulatory guidance, and advice on packaging and label design.

Carolina Commerce & Technology Center Inc.

Carolina Commerce and Technology Center is an economic development organization focused on technology business, industry, education, training and business incubation facilities.

Centennial Campus Partnership Office - NCSU

Centennial Campus is NC State University's research campus, home to 75 corporate, government and nonprofit partners. The Partnership provides business incubation, complete with wet lab facilities.

Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) - UNCW

The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of North Carolina Wilmington is a business accelerator and incubator space for the UNCW and southeast region communities.

Charlotte Research Institute

The Charlotte Research Institute provides limited laboratory and office space to partner firms that are engaged in collaboration with its researchers.

CREST Research Park at UNCW

CREST Research Park at UNCW provides commercial wet labs for flexible lease and resources for biotechnology, analytical service and early-state pharmaceutical R&D companies.

Eastern Carolina Food Ventures Incubator Kitchen

Eastern Carolina Food Ventures Incubator Kitchen is a regional, shared-use commercial incubator kitchen designed to help develop food entrepreneurs, create new food businesses, and grow existing food businesses in eastern North Carolina.

Excelerate Health Ventures LLC

Excelerate Health Ventures is an early stage healthcare focused fund.

Research Triangle Park
FHI Ventures Inc.

FHI Ventures is an accelerator and seed-stage investor for social enterprises in emerging markets that operate in health, education, economic development and tech industries.

First Flight Venture Center Inc.

First Flight Venture Center is a technology incubator.

Research Triangle Park
Flywheel LLC

Flywheel provides more than 11,000 square feet of open and enclosed work spaces, meeting rooms and event spaces. Flywheel also hosts events and courses to engage the growing community of innovators and entrepreneurs in the Triad.

Innovation Quarter Wet Lab LaunchPad

The Wet Lab LaunchPad at Innovation Quarter provides start-up laboratory space and an urban lifestyle for emerging companies. Three individual labs and accompanying office space share a conference room and break room.

Launch Chapel Hill LLC

Launch Chapel Hill is a venture lab and business accelerator that provides tools and knowledge to startups to decrease risks, reduce go-to-market time and accelerate growth.

Chapel Hill

LaunchUNCG supports entrepreneurship at UNCG through progamming, legal and support services, funding, training and connections. It houses the NC Entrepreneurship Center, Innovation Partnership Services Office and Greensboro I-Corps program.

MED1 Ventures LLC

MED1 Ventures is an operating company that develops medical products with exits expected within 18 to 48 months.

MedBlue Incubator Inc.

MedBlue Incubator identifies promising IP in the Duke University departments of Surgery, Pathology and Anesthesiology to advance the development of the IP to a liquidity event.

Research Triangle Park
Morrisville Innovation Foundation

Morrisville Innovation Foundation, a program of the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce, provides economic development and entrepreneurial resources, including HOTTovation, a startup incubator for entrepreneurs with cutting-edge technologies.


NC IDEA LABS is an intensive program that provides entrepreneurs with mentorship, visibility and community.

New Ventures NC

New Ventures NC administers a startup business idea competition that awards up to eight startup business teams with seed funding, business development and acceleration.

North Carolina Military Business Center

The North Carolina Military Business Center, a business development entity of the North Carolina Community College System, leverages military and other federal business opportunities for economic development and quality of life in North Carolina.

North Carolina Military Business Center (Charlotte)

The North Carolina Military Business Center, a business development entity of the North Carolina Community College System, leverages military and other federal business opportunities for economic development and quality of life in North Carolina.

North Carolina Research Campus

The North Carolina Research Campus is a private-public venture created to foster collaboration and further knowledge in biotechnology, nutrition, agriculture and health.

Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship

The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship is a business and manufacturing incubator with the purpose to create wealth and jobs through assisting entrepreneurs.

Southeast TechInventures Inc.

STI works with university-based inventors to accelerate the commercialization of technologies in the areas of biotechnology, medical devices, diagnostics, nanotechnology, materials, electronics, and agriculture, including agricultural biotechnology.

Synecor LLC

Synecor is an incubator for medical device technologies and companies. Their efforts are focused on the identification and development of novel solutions to unmet medical needs.

Chapel Hill
Technology Commercialization Group LLC

TCG is an international group providing interim management and strategic transaction consulting to medtech, biotech/pharma and diagnostic firms, particularly mid-sized European companies seeking to enter or expand their U.S. presence.

Technology Enterprise Center of Eastern Carolina

The Technology Enterprise Center of Eastern Carolina offers 35,000 square feet of office, laboratory, and light manufacturing space to technology-based companies on a short-term lease basis.

The Lab at RTP

The Lab at RTP offers flexible full-service wet and dry lab and office space for startup R&D companies. The Lab is managed by the Research Triangle Foundation.

Research Triangle Park
The Launch Place

The Launch Place, an investor in early stage companies, strives to foster an environment for new and serial entrepreneurs to raise capital and garner the support system needed to take their products and/or solutions into the market place.

Research Triangle Park
The Pink Ceiling LLC

The Pink Ceiling operates the Pinkubator, a startup incubator for women-led businesses in pharmaceutical and healthcare, consumer, technology and service industries.

Triangle Biotechnology Center

The Triangle Biotechnology Center is a 20,000 square foot R&D facility for life sciences companies.

Ventureprise Inc.

Ventureprise is a non-profit corporation in partnership with the University of North Carolina at Charlotte that provides incubation, education and advisory services to North Carolina's small manufacturing, distribution and service companies.

YP2M HealthTech CoLab

YP2M Virtual Accelerator provides coaching and scale up services for startups developing products including consumer goods, health tech, medical textile, wearables, SaaS and smart products.