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Launchhouse Lakewood is a business incubator space that offers a conference room, printer, fax machine and Internet access. It is located on Detroit Avenue in the downtown area and in walking distance of restaurants, shops, and other local businesses and services. Contact us to take a tour of our facilities.
One of Lakewood's most widely known assets is something that nearly everybody can appreciate: good food and drink. Open just days ago, the newest addition to the growing food and drink scene in Lakewood, Yuzu, is a Japanese "Izakaya" inspired cocktail bar that looks...read more
Join Startup Lakewood as we kick off the 2016 year by stepping out of our normal locales, and stepping into the offices of University Tees -- one of Lakewood's most successful businesses. Its unique take on empowering students to be apparel moguls at their own...read more
The Challenge: Do you have an idea for a business or product which absolutely needs to be brought to market? Are you willing to put some time into actually making that happen? The City of Lakewood’s Ideation Challenge is just for you. Take the Ideation Challenge by...read more
Are you interested in validating your new business concept, but aren't sure where to start? We're here to help. Startup U: Business Model Canvas and Validation Plan -- the focus for June's Startup Lakewood event -- is designed to help people get started validating...read more
Nobody who lives in Lakewood, Ohio complains about the lack of great food options. From award winning burgers and pizza to cultural favorites that allow you to sample food from all around the world... to franchises like Melt and Aladdin's Eatery, which got their...read more
Join Startup Lakewood for this FREE Startup U event on business development!read more
Do you need money for your startup or business venture? You're not alone! And we might be able to point you in the right direction... Startup U: Startup Capital in Greater Cleveland -- the focus for October's Startup Lakewood event -- is designed to help...read more
The Lakewood Ideation Challenge is back for 2014 -- and the time has come for the Finalists to pitch their business ideas to the crowd! Join us for live elevator pitches from the Finalists of the 2014 Lakewood Ideation Challenge. You'll get to be among the first to...read more
Are you interested in validating your new business concept, but aren't sure where to start? We're here t help. Startup U: Business Model Canvas and Validation Plan -- the focus for June's Startup Lakewood event -- is designed to help people get started validating...read more
Our Annual Ideation Challenge
To encourage local business-minded folks and entrepreneurs, Start-Up Lakewood holds an Ideation Challenge to provide some incentives and resources to get their business off the ground. Below are three past winners. Just click the photo to visit their websites.
Let’s Start Something new
Looking for help in developing a concept or business in Lakewood. Give us a call at (216) 532-3060 or submit this form to connect with the StartUp Lakewood team.