"The people [at ID] are creative, innovative, kind, and want to see you grow. Having people excited about you is just such a great feeling. They helped me expand my mind, learn how to reach different demographics and identify the right people to network with."
"Being a new entrepreneur, I am quickly learning that this is not a journey to be done alone. You need support and a community to advise you along the way. I have found exactly that at Innovation DuPage."
F45 Elk Grove
“Local entrepreneurs with global goals have a place to work, collaborate, be mentored, make pitches and so much more...”
“The collaborative environment at ID has helped me flush out ideas and refine projects. The current ID cohort is full of insightful and respectable founders from a wide array of industries.”
Solutions Cleaning Services
“The accelerator program provided me with key skills that will further strengthen the foundation of my business, allowing me to grow financially. The resources and techniques offered by this program [have helped me] improve my skills as a woman and minority business owner.”
“The location was ideal since we live in the western suburbs - not having to go downtown for the same resources is a huge time saver!”
“The ID team at Innovation DuPage are very knowledgeable and fun to work with...”
Gilpin & Associates
"Going through the accelerator program at ID allowed me to push through my own benchmarks, break my own glass ceiling and really take my business to the next level."
The Perlman Agency
“Great place for startups, or businesses looking to grow and get to that next level.”