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NACET creates environments where businesses thrive. We are innovators at heart and surround ourselves with big thinkers who see possibility and envision a community that embraces collaboration, risk-taking and venturing into unchartered territories.

We believe creating a culture of support and sharing will drive the economic viability in the communities where we live. We support that culture through our network of experts and mentors, original curriculum and state of the facilities.

We value curiosity, community, growth, grit and most of all the entrepreneurial spirit. Join us in Flagstaff, Chandler, or Maricopa and let us help you see your possibility. Learn more about NACET.

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Creativity Not Just for Artists
Creativity Not Just for Artists
There is plenty written on how creativity gets you to the new idea, and innovation gets you to the invention, execution, or application. But why are there still so many who assume that creativity belongs to the "artsy," and not the technologists. Die-hard, hard core, brainy-type folks often refuse the notion of being[...]
Five Resolutions that Will Help you Build your Team
Five Resolutions that Will Help you Build your Team
A great thing about February is that if you didn’t begin your new year’s resolutions in January, it's not too late! You've got another chance while it still feels like a new year. In addition to the typical promises we make to exercise more, eat lots of fruits and veggies, and read[...]
Flagstaff Business Accelerator: Room for You to Grow
Flagstaff Business Accelerator: Room for You to Grow
If you haven’t checked out the Flagstaff Business Accelerator, you should. Especially if you're ready to grow or strengthen your business. It’s managed by one of the best business incubators in Arizona, and, if that's not enough, it's in the heart of one of the most business-friendly, and beautiful, cities[...]
Do Your Homework Before Pitching your Startup
Do Your Homework Before Pitching your Startup
So you’ve started your new company, congrats! Getting to this point means you have conquered numerous challenges and gained traction on the startup journey. In fact, the light at the end of the tunnel has grown so bright, you think you’re ready to take the next big step: pitch your[...]
The Flagstaff Business Accelerator's Chief Entrepreneur, Paul Thomas Featured in Arizona Daily Sun
The Flagstaff Business Accelerator's Chief Entrepreneur, Paul Thomas Featured in Arizona Daily Sun
From The Arizona Daily Sun. The Northern Arizona Leadership Alliance, a coalition of business, education and nonprofit executives, has appointed T. Paul Thomas as its new CEO. “I’m excited to join the Northern Arizona Leadership Alliance and look forward to working with a great group of business and community leaders to continue[...]
Lessons from the Lemonade Stand
Lessons from the Lemonade Stand
Five Things to Consider Before Starting Your Business Were you one of those smart kids who excitedly turned a hot summer day into an amazing opportunity? Did you take charge, start a business, and make a little movie money? Maybe looking back it seems like you were just a normal kid[...]
Dan Beach and The Maricopa Center for Entrepreneurship Make An Appearance in Business Beat
Dan Beach and The Maricopa Center for Entrepreneurship Make An Appearance in Business Beat
https://youtu.be/_B6fd4zxd5Y From Maricopa's Economic Development Department. The latest episode of Business Beat profiles local business incubator the Maricopa Center for Entrepreneurship (MCE). MCE, established in 2013, is a one-stop shop for local entrepreneurs looking for business consulting, affordable workspace or micro-loan funding. Executive Director Dan Beach gives a rundown of the many[...]
The Flagstaff Business Accelerator Featured in The Arizona Daily Sun
The Flagstaff Business Accelerator Featured in The Arizona Daily Sun
From the Arizona Daily Sun as reported bySuzanne Adams-Ockrassa. Despite the lingering smell of new paint and carpet, the new Flagstaff Business Accelerator opened its doors Tuesday less than a year after breaking ground. Officials with the Northern Arizona Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology and its partners cut the ribbon. NACET President Annette Zinky[...]
Startup Flagstaff Client Mother Road Brewing brings its brews to NM
Startup Flagstaff Client Mother Road Brewing brings its brews to NM
From Albuquerque Journal. Mother Road Brewing Company out of Flagstaff, Ariz., is making its debut in the Land of Enchantment with special tappings and tastings as part of ABQ Beer Week. Mother Road has partnered with Premier Distributing Company and is now distributing in the New Mexico market. Read original story here. “The most[...]
NACET Opens Flagstaff Accelerator Facility
NACET Opens Flagstaff Accelerator Facility
From AZ Tech Beat. Flagstaff-based small businesses will now have a new space to call home. Read original story here. The City of Flagstaff and Northern Arizona Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (NACET) incubator held its grand opening for their 28,000 square foot facility this week. The building will house small businesses working[...]