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.
UMKC Innovation Center
UMKC Innovation Center

Liberty Economic Development Corporation

The Liberty Economic Development Corporation is a public private organization dedicated to the growth and prosperity of the Liberty, Mo area.

About

The Liberty Economic Development Corporation is a public private organization dedicated to the growth and prosperity of the Liberty, Mo area. The LEDC is tasked with the following: business recruitment and business expansion Assist with site and building selection Provide area demographics Act as a liaison between the business and local/state governments Participate in the local and state policy development and the legislative process on issues that impact the business community. LEDC has a program called LINK Business Facilitation that offers free, confidential one-on-one assistance to small businesses in the Liberty Missouri area. The Business Facilitator will meet at a convenient time and place that works on the entrepreneur's schedule and is the connector of resources that will guide business owners to the information or contact that can help them with any barriers they may have. LINK Business Facilitation is for all phases of business; start-up, growth cycles and succession and retirement planning.  
 
 

Services

Mentoring

  • One-on-One Counseling

Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Office Space
  • Retail Space

Starting a Business

  • Site Location
Primary ContactJolinda McClintock
Phone(816) 883-2503