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

15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin March 23.
   
Click here to see the short-term class schedule and to register.

Use Caution in Parking Lots

Workers are replacing the light fixtures on campus roads and parking lots. Some roadways and parking spaces will blocked off during this time. Please be very careful and slow down.
  
Parking Lot 7 Closed
Parking Lot 7 (Click for Campus Map) will be closed from Monday evening, February 23 to Friday, February 27.

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, spring 2015, or fall 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. 

MyUniversity

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

Financial Aid Filing Fairs

LCCC will offer free help for anyone filing a FAFSA form - regardless of the college they plan to attend - at a series of Financial Aid Filing Fairs held in February and March. Click here for details and to register online.

Sign Up for Text Alerts

Sign up to receive text message alerts in the event of campus emergencies, campus closings, campus power outages and severe weather announcements at www.lorainccc.edu/alerts.

MBA Program Begins in Fall 2015

Beginning in fall 2015, Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will offer a master’s of business administration degree through the University Partnership. Learn more.