About SpringBOARD Innovation Centre
SpringBOARD Innovation Centre is a business incubator. The purpose of a business incubator is to mentor, support and help grow start-up or early-stage companies and to enhance and accelerate that company's success. SpringBOARD consists of a physical premises that provides office space and additional access to labs and testing facilities and advocacy on many different business issues to our resident companies. Most incubators will have a specific sector they are specializing in. The focus at SpringBOARD is on innovative business ideas that have an environmental benefit or demonstrate low environmental impact.
SpringBOARD Innovation Centre is a not-for-profit corporation governed by a board of directors with members from the private and public sector.
SpringBOARD Mission StatementSpringBOARD Innovation Centre has been established by private sector, public and community partners to:
- Accelerate the creation, growth and maturing of sustainable, innovative technology and companies.
- Provide demonstrable economic benefit to the Simcoe County Region through the creation of jobs, investment, retention and attraction of talent.
- Adopt a 'pay it forward' philosophy. Our contributing mentors will leverage their expertise and talent while providing new business opportunities for their respective companies and organizations.