top of page

Incubators & Accelerators

1 - The Accelerator: The mission of the University of Southern Mississippi's (USM) Accelerator is to drive economic development through technology innovation and commercialization. It serves businesses and startups as the innovation center in the Hattiesburg, MS region for accelerated technologies development, scale-up, market validation, manufacturing and commercialization--all under the same roof. It provides a unique combination of a full-service 60,000-square-foot facility, including private offices and laboratories, a high throughput formulation science lab and a pilot plant, along with access to world-class expertise from USM's researchers and programs supporting complete product development and commercialization. 

2 - Bioinnovation Center: The New Orleans Bioinnovation Center is a nonprofit life-science focused business incubator dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship and supporting innovators as they develop life-saving new technologies. Meeting facilities and office and wet/dry lab space are among the many features provided in the heart of New Orleans' medical/life science district.

3 - Coastal Innovation Hub: Located on the University of South Alabama’s campus in Mobile with 10,000 square feet in an all-in-one-rental structure. Space available from 200 square feet. Central reception, Wi-Fi, conference, and wet/dry lab space.

4 - Co:Lab:  A business incubator and growth accelerator located in downtown Pensacola, FL. Co:Lab's goal is to help entrepreneurs reach their next level via a community of mentoring, of participating, of caring, of giving, of collaborating. Co:Lab is a program of Florida West, in partnership with Pensacola State College.

5 - MSET Incubator: Through the Mississippi Enterprise for Technology (MSET), Inc.'s incubator located at the NASA Stennis Space Center in Hancock Co., MS, start-ups and fledgling companies have access to office space, business assistance services, and proximity to the federal, state, academic and private organizations and numerous technology-based companies that make up this unique "federal city".

6 - The Innovation Center: A small business incubator in Biloxi, MS, the Innovation Center provides a place to release one's ideas and realize their potential. It;s an enriching environment where sharing space, business basics, and collaborative creativity help cultivate ideas, transforming them into reality.

7 - LSU Innovation Park: With more than 600 people working on-site, the park generates more than $32 million in annual payroll and more than $70 million in purchasing power. Tenants have access to LSU's resources and expertise tp help facilitate and grown their business.


8 - Propeller: The Propeller ccelerator program and Incubator provide a shared work-space offering a relaxed environment to hit deadlines, collaborate, and connect. Their space is home to a creative and diverse group of entrepreneurs, small business owners, freelancers, non-profits, and foundations whose work is making a difference in New Orleans.

bottom of page