Business Resources


The largest incubator in the state of Tennessee that helps entrepreneurs succeed through a three-year progressive development program. They provide clients with administrative services, office and manufacturing space, training workshops, the use of our state-of-the-art Technology Conference Center and access to free business consultancies from the Tennessee Small Business Development Center.

TSBDC - Tennessee Small Business Development Center | 423.756.8668

The Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) is presented by Chattanooga State Community College and the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga. Our office in Chattanooga, TN offers services to Bledsoe County, TN; Franklin County, TN; Grundy County, TN; Hamilton County, TN; Marion County, TN; Rhea County, TN; Sequatchie County, TN; Van Buren County, TN; and Warren County, TN.

Chattanooga Area Chamber | 423.756.2121

The Chamber of Commerce serves member businesses with several programs and services while working to improve our dynamic city. Through investing in a Chamber membership, you help strengthen our communities, create jobs and improve education. The Chamber connects you to other businesses, resources and customers.

ChaTech - Chattanooga Technology Council | 423,826. 8700

Our mission is to connect the Chattanooga technology community to help carry out economic growth within the region. We connect our members through professional education programs, social events, outreach initiatives, peer forums and networking opportunities.

CO.LAB - The Company Lab | 423,648,2195

The Company Lab (CO.LAB) is a non-profit organization that supports the growth of entrepreneurs in southeast Tennessee. We work with companies that vary from family stores to emerging technology companies entering large markets.

The Jump Fund - Women Investing in Women

The mission of the JumpFund is to harvest and grow companies run by women in the southeastern USA. Our investors understand that investments in the major steps of women's businesses have better potential to produce higher returns and are historically under-funded. This is particularly the case in the Southeast where less than six percent of corporate capital goes to women-run companies.


In what our country reinvents itself, new businesses are born every day and support structures are key to the viability of these businesses. LAUNCH offers training, support, and financial resources for businesses and entrepreneurs who are underrepresented in our city, empowering them to create successful and sustainable businesses so that their families and communities thrive.

Chattanooga Compania | (423) 624-8414

Company is the Latin business network in the Chattanooga area and Hamilton County. We offer opportunities through professional workshops, marketing consulting and networking events, to strengthen the professional Latino community of our city.

SCORE | 423.553.1722

SCORE is the nation's largest network of volunteer mentors who are business experts, with more than 10,000 volunteers in 300 divisions. As a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), SCORE has helped more than 10 million entrepreneurs through workshops, educational resources and mentoring since 1964.

BA U.S. Small Business Administration

The Small Business Administration has distributed millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses.