Startup Space Plans

EIC’s proprietary SaaS platform, Startup Space, delivers flexible management tools, a community platform, and managed services for the economic development industry to drive entrepreneurship.
Explore which option is right for you.

Basic Plan

$900/mo USD

Includes all standard tools and features with a limited service plan for smaller budgets.

Service Plan

12 hours initial onboarding support.
1 hour/mo ongoing administrative support. Limited customization.

    Essential Plan*

    $1,500/mo USD

    Includes single community hub, platform tools, ecosystem mapping and unlimited users and resources.

      Service Plan

      24 hours initial onboarding support.
      4 hours/mo ongoing administrative support. Full customization and branding.

        Enterprise Plan

        Call for Customized Pricing

        Includes multiple community hubs each with platform tools and ecosystem mapping, unlimited users and resources.

          Service Plan

          Up to 120 hours/mo onboarding and ongoing administrative support. Customization, branding, custom tools.

            Standard tools and features:


            • Entrepreneurial ecosystem mapping tools
            • Resource Compass portal with searchable digital resource guide for the community
            • Dynamic tagging for highly relevant search results and resource referrals
            • Customized branding
            • Seamless integration with external websites and platforms
            • Engagement analytics


            • Designed for entrepreneurship program management
            • Participant CRM
            • Administrator seats with role-based permissions
            • Survey tools 
            • Analytics dashboards and reports

              Essential features: 

              COMMUNITY PORTAL

              • Single customized hub to connect member to other members, resources, information, events, jobs and more
              • Mobile-friendly and mobile app 

              All standard community portal features, including:

              • Free Member Profile 
              • Connect Now
              • Resource Compass
              • Knowledge Center
              • Webinars
              • Events
              • Stories
              • Job Board
              • Surveys


              • Backend tools to manage relationships, resources, education programs, mentorship, technical assistance, grants

              DATA ANALYTICS

              • Data analytics and dynamic reports with import/export


              • Ability to integrate with third party systems to streamline workflows and reporting


              • Full development of new website with Startup Space embeds, additional one-time $15,000 fee

              Essential features plus:


              • Extra administrative and strategic planning support

              + ECOSYSTEM MAPPING

              • Mapping and gap analysis included

              + MULTIPLE HUBS/SPOKES

              • Support multiple hubs defined by region or industry 


              • Hubs and portals, including website skins and platform features
              • Custom impact reports, analytics
              • Platform tools

                ALL PLANS INCLUDE ACCESS TO:  ✔ Remote Helpdesk    ✔ Tech Support      ✔ 1:1 Technical Support  

                SERVICE PLANS COVER: Data Entry, Content Management, Training, Onboarding and Strategic Planning

                SOFTWARE-AS-A-SERVICE DELIVERY: Centrally-hosted and maintained on a secure platform with continuous upgrades

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                Standalone Toolkits

                Single Program Modules

                Looking for a simplified version of Startup Space to manage select programs? Get standalone program modules for up to 10 participant seats and up to 4 staff/admin seats at a time.

                Choose Toolkit Modules:

                ● Mentorship
                ● Technical Assistance
                ● Entrepreneurship Education/Accelerator
                ● Grant Program


                • Program management toolkit
                • Data analytics
                • Data analytics
                • Tech support and helpdesk
                Start at

                $200/mo USD

                Pricing per module. Commit annually, 10% savings pay upfront. Additional user seats, $75/mo for 5.

                Market Research

                Delivering data and research-based insights to guide initiatives, investments, and policies driving entrepreneurship.

                Practice Areas

                Small Business Surveys | Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Mapping
                Resource Analysis | Industry Mapping

                Understand Small Businesses and Startups

                ● Surveys with customized data such as industry, stage, jobs, capital accessed
                ● Founder/small business owner demographics
                ● Supplier diversity, equity and inclusion
                ● Cross-sectional analysis of small business needs

                Map the Resource Ecosystem

                • Ecosystem mapping by region or industry
                • Resource gap analysis
                • Recommended interventions

                Starting at

                $25,000 USD

                One-time fee for comprehensive survey, analysis, and report.

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                Explore how Startup Space can work for you.

                110 economic development entities built community and program management platforms through a partnership with us.

                Let’s talk.

                ● Flexible plans that work for any size organization and market
                ● Enterprise-grade security, privacy, and scalability
                ● Access to experts to customize your hub and user experience
                ● Real-time dashboards and reports to track and measure impact