UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
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KC Company Watch List

KC Company Watch List

For the second year running, we've kept the watch list of KC startups and growing companies, those companies that turning ideas into sought after businesses.

We publish that list monthly in our Show Me the Money series and then we share the big list in our We Create KC report, along with the other benchmarks that are helping us progress toward becoming America's most entrepreneurial city.

So keep an eye on these KC companies--they look to be going someplace.

This list includes companies that were funded for preseed through Series B in 2013 and raised at least one other round of funding through 2014. 

KC Companies to Watch

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