California’s Start Up Ecosystem

GO-Biz supports entrepreneurs and startups by providing direct business assistance on issues ranging from accessing capital to securing permits.

Entrepreneurs and investors are encouraged to visit the California Business Portal, which is a one-stop platform for accessing a knowledge of previously asked questions regarding business start-up and growth, quick start guides for popular small business types and direct access to the GO-Biz service desk for personalized assistance.

In addition, GO-Biz administers the California Innovation Hub (iHub) Network staff, a collection of 14 designated partners, consisting of incubators, accelerator and economic development agencies, that are available to assist entrepreneurs who are seeking to plug into the innovation ecosystem of California.  For a complete listing of our iHub partners please visit the California IHubs page.