business development services in Lawrence
Helping You Accelerate Growth
You have a product, know your customer, and now you want to grow. The Park is ready to support your company with flexible space, business and management services, and partnering with you to navigate company operations and university resources.
Our team has decades of combined experience in entrepreneurship, management, operations, law, and finance, which we leverage for our resident companies.
Develop a solid pitch and communications strategy, connect with investors, find and apply for SBIR/STTR grants, and leverage other federal, state, and local funding and incentive programs.
With flexible options for lab and office spaces, KU Innovation Park is able to meet your company where you are to find a configuration that works for your team and equipment.
Proximity to the University of Kanas means easy access to a talent pipeline for interns and full-time hires from a top-tier research university.
Get in contact with the right university researchers by utilizing the Park’s direct network to KU and the KU Medical Center to take your product or technology to the next level.
Financial Projections & Modeling
Figure out where you are and what your financial goals should be based on your current stage of growth.
General Mentorship & Guidance
The Park’s professional staff has decades of combined experience in entrepreneurship, management, operations, law, and finance, which we leverage for all of our resident companies.
Operational & Administrative Support
The Park offers limited administrative and operational support, including payroll and financial services, social media and communications management, and talent acquisition.
Once you establish your business and commercialization strategy and are pursuing those goals, one of the next steps is to create a foundation for your marketing and communication needs. KU Innovation Park can assist you in developing a strategic plan to reach your target customers and audiences.
Marketing Strategy and Support
Our Marketing and Communications Analysts can assist your businesses with:
- Basic website template set-up and updates
- Social media strategy development and management
- Design of print and digital materials
- Content writing for website and social media
- News releases and company communications
- Proofreading and editing
- Presentation assistance
- Logo assistance