CBBIC for Entrepreneurs
The Coastal Bend Business Innovation Center assists entrepreneurs build successful companies and offers guidance to them till they graduate.
The CBBIC has entrepreneurs meet with selected talent – from the CBBIC team and faculty from Texas A&M University Corpus Christi – that gives them the leverage and insight they need to make good decisions about their business including community resources, mentors and advisors.
Services provided to our Clients:
- Access to appropriate office space with flexible terms.
- Shared basic business services and equipment, technology, and support services.
- Professional PhD level consulting.
- Student internship programs.
- Coursework modeling and interaction.
- Educational classes and assistance in identifying the appropriate financing necessary for company growth.
CBBIC is conscious that the value of professional education is critical to any business and therefore offers continuing professional support and education to its clients by holding seminars and workshops.
- Over the past 3 years: over 40 companies; $4.5 million in funding
- Over the past 3 years: 53 full-time jobs have been created
- In 2011 clients generated $2.3 million in salaries