by Anne Knowles – Northern Nevada Business Weekly
The Adams Hub for Innovation, and its new space The Studio, are working to diversify Carson City’s economy.
Steve Neighbors, trustee, Hop & Mae Adams Foundation, which founded the downtown business incubator, said Carson City suffers from being a government town in which many workers live elsewhere.
“We’re trying to change the mix of the economy and one way to do that is through the Adams Hub,” said Neighbors.
The incubator currently has 13 clients, a mix of dedicated office, virtual and coworkers, who receive a package of services depending on their level of membership, and 41 mentors.
In 2016, the Hub held two, five-week intensive pre-accelerator programs led by mentor Kevin Lyons, one starting in May for four start-ups and a second starting in October attended by five burgeoning companies with a product to launch.
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