The Business Accelerator Program was launched in December 2001 with the goal of encouraging economic development, building a diversified business base, and increasing family-sustaining job opportunities in northeastern Pennsylvania.
To provide an entrepreneurial environment that supports business start-ups, encourages innovation and enhances the economic vitality of the region.
- Grow new companies
- Develop entrepreneurs
- Cultivate business networking opportunities
- Create life-sustaining jobs
- Encourage capital investment