Cultivate Local Business Communities
Cultivate supports small businesses to grow successfully and positively impact their community. We accomplish by collaborating with our Community Partners and Small Business Service Providers in the communities that we serve by providing business trainings, networking, referrals and advisory support.
Cultivate Ohio Small Business Ecosystems
Cultivate Ohio Small Business Ecosystems- in collaboration with community partners & service providers, Cultivate provides business training and connections as part of an entrepreneur support ecosystem in several communties throughout Ohio. These collaborations are possible through a combination of funding that our non-profit receives and is matched by our local partners. Explore an Entrepreneur Ecosystem in your community.
Upcoming Events & Advisor Sessions:
Meet with a specialist advisor – appointments to discuss your most pressing business needs
Connect to Small Business Service Providers
Business management tasks often take up much of a small business owner's time and energy, pulling you away from your passion. We understand this struggle and offer outsourcing services to help you stay focused on what you do best. Our approach is simple – we make referrals by matching your needs with support from locally owned service businesses. Outsourcing these needs frees up your time and energy, allowing you to focus on growing your business. If no local options are available, we will help you find a service provider close to your community, ensuring you receive the support you need regardless of location.
Types of Entrepreneurs We Frequently Serve
Lodging & tourism related small businesses that need digital marketing, funding & advising support.
Financial planners, wealth managers, CPA and book keepers that need a private place to meet with clients.
GARY L. SIGRIST - Safeguard Risk Solutions
Cultivate has helped our business grow by bringing together like-minded entrepreneurs to hear presentations on a wide range of topics, as well as providing one on one guidance from Matt that helps us on the 'business' part of our company. One of our better business decisions was joining the team at Cultivate.
Nathan Leber - Leber Design & Print
Cultivate is a wealth of knowledge and resources for any startup/entrepreneur. You get sound leadership from people that have legitimate business experience who freely give of their experiences and contacts, as well as being in a collaborative environment with real-world help. This isn't just a bunch of good ideas, it is tried and true experience paired with unparalleled generosity.
Renee Tyack - Capital Plus
First and foremost, Cultivate has a feeling of momentum and drive that is palpable. The office space is beautiful but moreover, it’s the programming, the people, the conversations, and the collaborations that make this place unique. It’s a community of high level performers exceeding expectations and driving each other forward. Matt Yerkes has created a place that inspires people to deliver, challenge, drive, and succeed. Matt and I have worked together for almost 2 years, I am forever grateful for the clarity he brings to complex business challenges.