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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Find Board Members in KC

KCSourceLink's BoardMatch

An informal, private way for to connect entrepreneurs with potential advisory and fiduciary boards. Entrepreneurs can indicate what kind of board members they are seeking. Alerts about these board opportunities that fit the criteria  identified by potential board members will be sent to potential board members as requests are made.

 

BoardMatch

BoardMatch, a project of the UMKC Innovation Center Tech Studio and KCSourceLink, is a system for matching early-stage firms with potential board members (fiduciary) or advisors (non-fiduciary). Please complete the form below if you are interested in being matched with an entrepreneurial company.

Years of early-stage board service (with companies five years or younger):



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I have experience working with these stages of business: (please check all that apply)



I am comfortable working with companies in these industries: (please check all that apply)


















Disclaimer: BoardMatch, a program of the UMKC Innovation Center, is a forum in which entrepreneurs and potential board members may be introduced to opportunities around advisory or fiduciary board service.  

he information in this program is self-reported. BoardMatch does not examine, determine, warrant or endorse the information on any of the entries in the program. Use of this program is voluntary and will not result in any liability against The Curators of the University of Missouri. In no event shall The Curators of the University of Missouri  be liable for damages to any user of the program for the voluntary selection of any potential board member or for any other damages which may occur.

BoardMatch does not assume any responsibility for the recommendations, referrals, or endorsements made through the self reported information. We do not verify the license or the qualifications of any professional or business listed.

 

BoardMatch

BoardMatch, a project of the UMKC Innovation Center Tech Studio and KCSourceLink, is a system for matching early-stage firms with potential board members (fiduciary) or advisors (non-fiduciary). Please complete the form below if you are looking for advisory or fiduciary board members for your for-profit company.

Check all that apply


I have experience working with: (check all that apply)



My current needs:

I am seeking an advisor with these skill sets: (please limit your selection to no more than three areas)


















Current stage of business:



Please provide a short, non-confidential description of your product or service (approx 200 words)
I agree that this information may be shared publicly.

Disclaimer: BoardMatch, a program of the UMKC Innovation Center, is a forum in which entrepreneurs and potential board members may be introduced to opportunities around advisory or fiduciary board service.  

he information in this program is self-reported. BoardMatch does not examine, determine, warrant or endorse the information on any of the entries in the program. Use of this program is voluntary and will not result in any liability against The Curators of the University of Missouri. In no event shall The Curators of the University of Missouri  be liable for damages to any user of the program for the voluntary selection of any potential board member or for any other damages which may occur.

BoardMatch does not assume any responsibility for the recommendations, referrals, or endorsements made through the self reported information. We do not verify the license or the qualifications of any professional or business listed.