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BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS

ORGANIZATION ORG TYPE INDUSTRY/FOCUS PRIMARY SERVICES BUSINESS STAGE
Alliance Commercial FinanceLLCAllCommercial Finance LenderAll
Blue StartupsTechAccelerator, InvestmentStartup
CNHA Loan FundNonprofitAllCDFI/Small Business LoansAll
Council for Native Hawaiian AdvancementNonprofitAllAccelerator, IncubatorPre-startup, Startup, Growth
Elemental ExceleratorNonprofitTechAccelerator, InvestmentGrowth
First Commercial KitchenLLCFood/CulinaryIncubator, Innovation CenterStartup
Hawaii Community LendingNonprofitAllCDFI/Small Business LoansAll
Hawaii Tech ExchangeTechClasses/Training
Hawaii Investment ReadyNonprofitSocial & Environmental ImpactAccelerator, InvestmentGrowth
Hawaii Small Business Development CenterGovernmentAllAdvice, Research & Analysis, Seminars, Training, WorkshopsAll
Hawaii Technology Development Corporation (HTDC)GovernmentTechAccelerator, Incubator, Facility (workhub, conference center)Startup through Growth
HICapacityTechInnovation CenterPre-startup, Startup, Growth
Hui Malama AdvisorsLLCAllBusiness Financial SupportAll
Kohala CenterNonprofitAgriculture, Rural farm, Value added, and other small businessesDirect Professional Service providerGrowth
Mana UpLLCAllAcceleratorGrowth
Maui Food Innovation CenterGovernmentFood, Value added food productsIncubatorPre-startup, Startup
Native Hawaiian Chamber of CommerceNonprofitAllNetworkAll
OHA Native Hawaiian Revolving Loan FundGovernmentAllLoansAll
Pacific GatewayNonprofitFood/CulinaryIncubator, Innovation CenterStartup
Proworks Business SupportAllCo-working & Direct Professional Service Provider, Innovation Center
Purple MaiaNonprofitTechClasses/TrainingPre-startup
SCORE HawaiiNonprofitAllMentorshipPre-startup, Startup
Sustainable and Organic Agriculture ProgramGovernmentAgricultureIncubationPre-startup, Startup
Waianae Economic Development CouncilNonprofitAllClassesTraining, Loans, MarketingPre-startup, Startup, Growth
Waiwai CollectiveHawaiian culture-based innovationInnovation CenterPre-startup, Startup, Growth
XLR8HIAllAccelerator, Incubator, InvestmentGrowth

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARDS

ORGANIZATIONORG TYPEDESCRIPTION
Hawaii Business RoundtableHawaii Business Roundtable (HBR) is a non-profit organization consisting of Hawaii’s top 50 companies headquartered in or maintaining significant business in Hawaii.
Hawaii Island Economic Development BoardNonprofitHawaii Island Economic Development Board (HIEDB), whose mission is to provide and promote private sector support and expertise for balanced growth in Hawaii County in partnership with Federal, State, County and private resources.
Kauai Economic Development BoardNonprofitKauai Economic Development Board (KEDB), whose mission is to improve the quality of life on Kauai by developing partnerships to diversify the economy, support industry clusters and educate our youth to succeed in the global economy.
Maui Economic Development BoardNonprofitMaui Economic Development Board (MEDB), whose mission is to provide leadership and vision in our community for the responsible design and development of a strong sustainable and diversified economy for Maui County.
Oahu Economic Development BoardNonprofitOahu Economic Development Board (OEDB), whose mission is to create and implement a strategy for economic prosperity – good paying jobs and globally competitive industries – for the citizens of Oahu, in a manner that helps ensure the environment and culture will be sustainable for future generations.