THE CHEMISTRY OF BUSINESS

THE CHEMISTRY OF BUSINESS

We believe the right mixture of community, people, business and passion can spark the best ideas. The Innovation Lab helps create the chemistry that partnerships need to fuel their business goals.

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“Leadership is not about changing the mindset of a group, but in the cultivation of an environment that brings out the best and inspires individuals in that group.”

Arthur F. Carmazzi

WHO WE ARE

We’re your support system.

As a case study, your business becomes the focal point of our attention. The accelerator, purpose, connector and leadership programs help you develop the tools for a sustainable business.

Our goal, to help you formulate strategies that will have the greatest impact on your business.

ACCELERATOR

Big helps businesses struggling with growth and change. We create an environment that allows for problem solving through discovering untapped resources, creating sustainable solutions while engaging with fellow professionals.

PURPOSE

We all have a purpose, here we help you to discover it. This lab helps you build a purpose statement, how to implement your plan and ways to engage and inspire people alongside your journey.

CONNECTORS

Connections can transform ideas into businesses. Igniting relationships by engaging with fellow professionals that not only build businesses but your community.

LEADERSHIP

Cultivating an environment that brings out the best in people, the Lab has curated a leadership council that believes in sharing their skills to better yours and inspiring the next generation of leadership.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Please check back for more events as we near our launch date this Fall 2022.

Articles

  • April 29, 2022

    "2022 is the Edina Chamber of Commerce’s 50th anniversary, and it was supposed to be a year of celebrations: the biggest gala yet, special events, and cheering a new accelerator program aimed to help emerging businesses. COVID-19 changed all that. When the pandemic shut everything down in 2020, the Chamber lost more than 50 of its 410 members as businesses scrambled to cut costs to survive. All the fundraisers and special events were either canceled or went virtual. President Lori Syverson said the...

  • January 2, 2022

    Research has identified 5 areas of improvement for companies that have stalled on their way to the middle market.

Join Us

Contact us to learn more and get involved.

annette@edina.org
952-806-9062

SUPPORT

The Innovation Lab is sponsored in part by the City of Edina and Edina Chamber of Commerce.

City of Edina