The mission of the Cary Innovation Center is to help entrepreneurs create, launch and operate their businesses by providing professional mentoring and business education programs that maximize the opportunity for success, resulting in incremental economic growth in revenue and jobs. We are an integral part of the rejuvenation of downtown Cary, establishing vital new businesses that contribute to the economic growth of the community.

Come visit us at 201 W. Chatham Street, Suite 202, in downtown Cary. Tell us about your business and we'll tell you about how we can help you.

What We Do

Work with entrepreneurs at any point of business maturity.

  • Creating a new business idea
  • Establishing a viable business concept
  • Developing a workable business plan
  • Incubating a new business
  • Launching a business
  • Operating and expanding a business

Provide assistance that enables growth.

  • Disciplined business creation process
  • Free mentoring by local business professionals
  • Improving business discipline through monthly seminars
  • Broadening business perspective through special entrepreneur events
  • Business development programs from ideation to launch and operations


Economic growth for the entire community.

  • Viable businesses that have a greater chance of success
  • Enhanced entrepreneurial skills

Increased revenue and new jobs for the community.