Resources & Expertise

Associations and organizations 

Association for Corporate Growth – A global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development as well as mergers and acquisitions for mid- and large-sized companies, including private equity, finance and professional services firms.

The Brandery - A seed-stage startup accelerator ranked as one of the top programs in the U.S. Up to ten companies are selected annually to participate in a three-month program to turn great ideas into successful, brand-driven startups.

Cincinnati Chapter – Society of Financial Service Professionals – An organization that professionalism among its members through continuing education and maintenance of high ethical standards and conduct.

Cincinnati Economics Organization – A group that offers professional education for those who use economics in the workplace and provides opportunities for networking, career development and student engagement.

Cintrifuse – A non-profit organization with multiple membership levels that connects high-growth startups to the region’s assets and opportunities. Cintrifuse provides its members mentors, business consultants, flexible workspaces, conference rooms and networking opportunities. As member businesses mature, a full range of content and programming services are available to assist with talent recruitment and retention, investment sources, customers, revenue and exit opportunities.

Financial Planning Association of Southwestern Ohio –A leadership and advocacy organization that connects those who need, support and deliver professional financial planning services in the Cincinnati and Dayton region.

Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Risk Management Association – A group that uses sound risk management principles in the financial services industry and promotes an enterprise approach to risk management that focuses on credit risk, market risk and operational risk.

Greater Cincinnati Insurance Board – A trade association that encourages integrity and ethical practices within the insurance industry and provides professional development through education.

Branding and entrepreneurial resources 

Real estate locator – Our interactive real estate locator can help you start the search for the perfect office space, facility or available site.

Regional accelerators and incubators – Greater Cincinnati is home to regional accelerators and incubators that can help bring your business idea or innovation to life.

Taxes and incentives – This list of the tax and incentive information for Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana can start answering your business operating cost questions.



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