Resources to Move your Business Forward

HTDC offers a variety of services to help grow a company from startup to beyond product launch. Our incubator facilities offer low cost office and coworking space, HTDC offers mentoring, educational programs and access to resources to grow your business. Dozens of clients have successfully graduated from incubation and moved into spaces of their own.

Overview

All companies need help at various stages of their company.  Whether it is developing a winning business strategy, product development, expansion or finding the right service provider, HTDC has a program to help.  HTDC staff has a variety of business, technical and manufacturing experience.  

Incubating Innovation

HTDC offers two incubator facilities, Manoa Innovation Center located in Honolulu and Maui Research & Technology Center in South Kihei. The incubators offer low cost office space for startup technology companies and co-working space for entrepreneurs. Business mentoring, shared facilities and startup community engagement will help get your company launched and sustainable.  

Overview

HTDC offers a variety of services to help grow a company from startup to beyond product launch. Our incubator facilities offer low cost office and coworking space, HTDC offers mentoring, educational programs and access to resources to grow your business. Dozens of clients have successfully graduated from incubation and moved into spaces of their own.

Incubation

Giving Manufacturers a Competitive Edge

INNOVATE Hawaii assists Hawaii manufacturers through a variety of educational programs, direct mentoring and special projects. A program of the US Dept of Commerce NIST Natonal Manufacturing Extension Program, IH team members have diverse expertise to meet your manufacturing needs. Click here to learn more about the INNOVATE Hawaii program.

Overview

Hawaii manufacturers have access to national manufacturing programs, technical assistance and operational assistance through HTDC’s INNOVATE HAWAII program.  INNOVATE has access to a national network of Manufacturing Extension Program Centers to provide the latest techniques to keep companies globally competitive.  INNOVATE Hawaii works with all size and types of manufacturers.  No project is too small or too large for the INNOVATE team.  Become a Premier client and have ongoing access to the INNOVATE advisors.

Preferred Providers

HTDC’s Preferred Provider Program helps technology and innovation companies access consultants across a variety of different fields. The Preferred Provider Program are experienced business professionals vetted by HTDC. All providers in the program have prior experience with start-up companies in technology and related industries and can help fledgling companies navigate the challenges faced in business.

Overview

If you are looking for an accountant, lawyer, HR professional or other expert to help your company, the HTDC Preferred Provider Network gives you access to organizations that have been vetted by HTDC.   As a state agency we cannot recommend a specific company, however, the companies listed have been interviewed to ensure their services are relevant to startups.

Affiliate Service Provider Listing

Service Providers: To be vetted to be a Preferred Provider contact info@htdc.org or call 808-539-3608.

Corporate Legal Assistance

Starting a company can be daunting.  There are many legal questions that come up relating corporate law, human resources, intellectual property, investment.  HTDC legal clinic can help.

Overview

The Hawaii Technology Development Corporation (HTDC) is dedicated to helping technology companies, small businesses and entrepreneurs. As a community service, HTDC in partnership with the Business Law Corps will offer FREE business law information to all small businesses.

The attorneys are experienced corporate lawyers, and can help you with questions related to: choice of entity, governance, for-profit corporations, LLCs and partnerships. If topics are outside of these disciplines, the BLC may not be able to fully assist, but will provide you with the best guidance (to their knowledge) and refer you to other resources.