Business Services & Resources


  • Assess intellectual property/technology commercialization potential
  • Conduct market research to validate feasibility, market size and perceptions
  • Develop marketing strategies
  • Recommend competitive business strategy
  • Assist in business plan development, financial analysis, projections and assumption preparations


  • Provide ongoing management assistance
  • Facilitate connections to potential business partners and management team members
  • Refer to vetted service providers
  • Provide access to incubator space


  • Assist in acquiring seed capital through state agencies, SBIRs and STTRs
  • Advise on company valuation
  • Guide investor presentation development and provide feedback
  • Advise and assist in early-stage funding with angel investors and venture capitalists


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Office for Commercialization & Economic Development
262 ASTeCC Building | Lexington, KY 40506-0286