The Great Lakes Innovation and Development Enterprise

    

GLIDE 

an Edison Technology Incubator

    
GLIDE Staff
Glide wraps effective business structures around great ideas. 

GLIDE

We're Fostering Business Growth and Success in Lorain County, Ohio

Looking for the Innovation Fund? 
Visit www.innovationfundneohio.com.

 

Learn more about GLIDE at www.glideit.org.

 

Business Development Services
for Northeast Ohio

The Great Lakes Innovation and Development Enterprise (GLIDE) is a unique public/private partnership (located on the Lorain County Community College Campus) that can help you to grow your business, whether you are at the idea or expansion stage.

 

Services provided by GLIDE include:

  • Business/idea assessments
  • Technology/staffing support
  • Access to legal counsel
  • Educational resources
  • Business management mentoring
  • Access to capital
  • Strategic business guidance

Business Consultation

GLIDE is staffed with business-development specialists who will meet with you to discuss your idea. There is no charge for the initial consultation. We will review your situation, identify the services you need and direct you to resources that can help bring your idea to life. GLIDE also offers fee-based advanced business services.

From idea formulation, business structure, strategic planning and everything in between, GLIDE gives you access to the services you need.
 

Get Your Ideas off the Ground

To get started, contact us for a free personal consultation at:

Great Lakes Innovation and Development Enterprise
151 Innovation Drive, Suite 210                                                    
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Phone: 440-366-4310
Fax: 440-366-4320
Office hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm
innovate@GLIDEit.org

Announcements

Register Now for Spring

Be a success! Register now for Spring Semester 2015. Classes begin January 20. Click here for registration information.

Extended Hours for Spring Registration

Enrollment, Financial and Career Services will be open 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday beginning Monday, November 17.

Congratulations to our Winners!

Congratulations to Ellen Isenhour of Columbia Station and Patrick Arndt of LaGrange! They each won an iPad by registering for spring semester classes before November 16. Ellen, Patrick, please visit Commodore Books and More with your ID to claim your prize.

The Starbucks cards have been distributed. (Gift cards are being mailed to everyone who qualified but did not yet pick up their prize!) Thanks to everyone who registered during the promotion.

Midterm Grades Now Available

Fall Semester students are encouraged to check midterm grades by logging into MyCampus going to the Student Center. Please refer to www.lorainccc.edu/grades for detailed instructions.

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
Click here to learn more and register.

MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.