Quanza Collaboratory -a 21st century cooperative that will support the growth of membership-owned micro-enterprises and new media companies based in multimedia, knowledge transfer, productions, video, film & TV production, light, sound, and publishing.
Create and sustain a viable Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematical (S.T.E.M.) industrial base within urban communities by combining Business Incubation for start-up and small businesses with Workforce Development & Training
Supporting the small businesses within the clusters is an economic infrastructure specialized in technology, HR, finance, physical infrastructure, etc. Infrastructure provided by public sector (e.g., colleges and universities) and by companies within the clusters (e.g., venture capital firms, multimedia and entertainment firms).
Mission: To create a sustainable, globally-competitive S.T.E.M. labor force for the 21st Century utilizing 10 fully integrated, world-class technical Institutes; in collaboration with IC2 Institute, along with GBI’s Academic and Industry partners,
Within the core services you will find the tools and services necessary to begin the required assessments and strategic planning for your company.
Within these section you will find strategic links and technologies designed to assist planning, research, metrics, process controls and complete technology based information management systems
Stategic Business Tools
Our library of tools and applications become available in this section which also provides the portals into the educational assets also available.
10 Smart Teams
This is how we accomplish successful business incubation and innovation. 10 Smart Teams – Breeding Success and Community.
Future Sight - Smart Vision Creating Economic Opportunities, Communities and Business
GBI is a CA non-profit corporation established in 1991 in partnership with Loyola Marymount University’s College of Business Administration. GBI is a Strategic Thinkubator (Think and do Tank) Organization and IC2 Global Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin. The mission of Global Business Incubation, Inc. (“GBI”) is to promote the development and growth of urban enterprises through business incubation and cooperative strategies. GBI serves as a facilitator of diverse projects. These include teaching factories, business incubators, neighborhood cooperatives, job training programs, youth training and entrepreneurial programs, and technology innovation. Collectively, these provide a synergistic approach to reviving the urban small business community. Global Business Incubation is a nonprofit that researches, develops and implements successful business incubation strategies to grow and develop urban enterprises. GBI Systems is the portal interface for our managed services. Here you will find the tools and the access to our systems for startup, incubation, acceleration, expansion and development. Our library contains our document repository and links to aid in R&D, education, marketing, sales, law and other aspects of business. Our tools include cloud services, IaaS, PaaS, VOIP, Teleconferencing, Telecommute and other systems our managed services include for the consortium’s use.