Thinking of starting a business? Let the IGNITE Program help you grow your business here in Lackawanna County.

Northeast Pennsylvania has an entrepreneurial spirit rooted deep within our history. Ripe with thriving industries and generations of hardworking families that call it home, we have eight colleges and universities with approximately 12,800 students ready to enter the workforce each year.

The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, facilitates the IGNITE incubator program designed to help you succeed in today’s business climate.   No matter your goal, we work in collaboration with you to match your venture to a program or mentor that fosters job creation and stimulates business growth in line with your business plan.

Start your business in Lackawanna County

Lackawanna County is home to a number of types and sizes of facilities. Whether you prefer a bustling incubator system with space in the heart of the downtown or a suburban business park, there are flexible and affordable options to house your new business. Our economic development team, in conjunction with your community partners, will assist you in identifying the best facility for your company’s needs, and have a hand in making sure your venture is poised for success.

Let The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce and the IGNITE Program be your advocate. We are a gateway to resources for those looking to start or expand a business, and we will show that Lackawanna County is the best place to start and grow your business.