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Map of Massachusetts broken into Regions

To find more information about organizations within a specific area, click on a region:

Berkshires, Boston Metro, Cape Cod, Central, Northeast, Pioneer Valley, Southeast


Below you will find links to organizations that are driving the innovation economy in each region of Massachusetts and statewide. Click on the links below to learn more or to reach out directly to each organization for program information or to request a meeting.

Statewide Partners:


 Berkshires Region

(Includes Pittsfield, North Adams, and Lenox)

Located in Western Massachusetts, just 155 miles from New York City and 135 miles from Boston, the Berkshires boasts beautiful mountains, forests, streams, and lakes, coupled with world-class arts and cultural venues and year-round recreational activities. The Berkshires are also a commercial center, hosting the corporate headquarters of many highly respected companies. It is a singularly spectacular area where culture and commerce go hand in hand, allowing residents to work where others come to play.


Berkshire Chamber of Commerce

Downtown Pittsfield Office

66 Allen Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201



Berkshire Community College  

1350 West Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201



Berkshire Creative

66 Allen Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201

413-499-1600 x103


Berkshire Enterprises

1350 West Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201



Berkshire Innovation Center


Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC)

1 Fenn Street, Suite 201

Pittsfield, MA 01201-6629



1Berkshire Strategic Alliance Inc.

66 Allen Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201

Phone: 413.499.1600


Common Capital

4 Open Square Way

Suite 407

Holyoke, MA 01040

(413) 420-0183


Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA)

81 Kellogg Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201

Tel: 413-494-7332


Pittsfield Economic Revitalization Corporation

Small Business and Entrepreneur Resources


Boston Metro Region

(Includes Boston, Burlington, Cambridge, Quincy, Somerville, Waltham)

Greater Boston area is an excellent place to live, work and visit. The region benefits from a rich history, excellent recreational resources, and world-class cultural amenities. The region compares favorably to other major U.S. metropolitan areas when compared on quality of life factors. In addition to world class health care and academic institutions, this region is home to tier-one research facilities, and excellent public transportation.


Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in Massachusetts (AICUM)

11 Beacon Street, Suite 1224

Boston MA 02108-3016

617-742-5147 x 1040


Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) 

One Beacon Street, 16th Floor

Boston, MA  02108




250 Summer St.

Boston, MA 02210



Bocoup Loft

2 Faneuil Hall, 3rd Floor

South Market Building

Boston, MA 02109



Bolt Boston

110 Chauncy Street

Boston, MA 02111


Boston Startups Guide

jay.neely@socialstrategist .com


Cambridge Innovation Center

One Broadway, 14th floor

Cambridge, MA 02142



The Capital Network

31 St James Ave, Suite 920

Boston, MA 02116


District Hall Boston

75 Northern Avenue

Boston, MA 02210



Founder Collective


1 Mifflin Place Suite 300

Cambridge, MA 02138


General Assembly – Boston

GA Boston

51 Melcher Street

Boston MA 02210



Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

265 Franklin Street, 12th Floor

Boston, MA 02110



Greentown Labs

28 Dane Street

Somerville, MA 02143


GSN Games

100 Summer Street

Boston, MA 02110



275 Third Street

Cambridge, MA 02142


Harvard i-Lab


Harvard University

Smith Campus Center

1350 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138



IBM Innovation Center-Cambridge

One Rogers St (1 Charles Park)

2nd floor

Cambridge MA 02142





001 Hayden Hall at Northeastern University

370 Huntington Avenue

Boston, MA 02116


Industry Lab

288 Norfolk St

Cambridge MA, 02139


Innovation District Boston


Intrepid Labs

222 3rd St., Suite 4000

Cambridge, MA 02142


KOA Labs


3 Locations:

KOA Labs-Springbok

66 Church St., 2nd Floor

Cambridge, MA 02138


KOA Labs-Kiwi

1430 Massachusetts Ave., 6th Floor

Cambridge, MA 02138


KOA Labs-Wallaby

1430 Massachusetts Ave., 2nd Floor

Cambridge, MA 02138


Launch Angels c/o WeWork

51 Melcher St

Boston, MA 02110




31 St. James Ave, Suite 920

9th Floor

Boston, MA 02116


Massachusetts Business Roundtable(MBR)

141 Tremont Street

5th Floor

Boston, Massachusetts 02111



Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX)

One International Place

6th Floor

Boston, MA 02110



Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MIT Events and Information

(7-121) in Lobby 7

77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA




21 Drydock Avenue, 6th Floor

Boston MA 02210



Mass Technology Leadership Council(MassTLC)

20 Mall Road, Suite 151

Burlington, MA 01803



Member Directory:


Microsoft New England R&D Center

1 Memorial Drive, Suite 100

Cambridge, MA 02142

(857) 453-6000


New England Venture Capital Association

1 Broadway, 14th Floor

Cambridge, MA 02142



NGIN Workplace

210 Broadway, #201

Cambridge, MA 02139



Pivotal Labs

745 Atlantic Avenue

Boston, MA 02111


Quincy Center for Innovation

180 Old Colony Ave,

Quincy, MA 02170

(617) 847-1454


Quincy Chamber of Commerce

180 Old Colony Avenue, Suite 300

Quincy, MA 02170

(617) 471-1700


Smaller Business Association of New England

1601 Trapelo Road, Suite 172

Waltham, MA 02451



Startup Institute

179 Lincoln St, Suite 405

Boston, MA  02111



Tech Stars- Boston

179 Lincoln Street,

Boston, MA 02111



TiE Angels Boston

101 Main St., Suite 1720

Cambridge, MA 02142

(781) 272 3875


Venture Development Center

University of Massachusetts Boston 

100 Morrissey Blvd.

Wheatley Hall, Floor 3

Boston, MA 02125-3393




50 Milk Street

Boston, MA 02109



We Work-Boston



2 Locations:

We Work-Fort Point

51 Melcher Street,

Boston, MA 02210


We Work-South Station

745 Atlantic Ave,

Boston, MA 02111


Work Bar Boston

711 Atlantic  Avenue,

Boston, MA 02111


Work Bar Cambridge

45 Prospect Street,

Cambridge, MA 02139



128 Innovation Capital Group

315 Lake Street

Waltham, MA  02451

Annette Reynolds, Executive Director

Phone: 617-306-2906


Cape Cod Region

(Includes Barnstable, Falmouth, Hyannis, Provincetown, Woods Hole)

Residents of Cape Cod benefit from the region’s exceptional physical beauty and recreational resources. The beaches, historic seaside communities, and unique scenic landscapes are central to its tourism economy, but the Cape also has numerous manufacturing and marine robotics companies, as well as world-class research institutions such as Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute. The region’s culture and environment provide a significant advantage in attracting and retaining qualified employees. The region offers a wide variety of residential options within a short drive to both Boston and Providence, Rhode Island.


Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce

5 Patti Page Way

Centerville, MA 02632




Cape Cod Community College

2240 Iyannough Road

West Barnstable, MA 02668


Lyndon P. Lorusso Applied Technology Building

Open Computer Lab, Room 116

508-362-2131 x4004


Cape Cod Technology Council

PO Box 579

Barnstable, MA 02630



Cape Cod Young Professionals



Coastal Community Capital

5 Patti Page Way

Centerville, MA 02632



Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Road

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050



Central Massachusetts Region

(Includes Worcester, Marlborough, Leominster)

Central Massachusetts is home to many outstanding colleges and universities as well as some of Massachusetts’ largest and fastest growing companies. Companies including Bose and EMC, and large employers such as UMass Medical Center are located in this economically vibrant area of Massachusetts.


Auburn Chamber of Commerce

446 Main Street, Suite 200

Worcester, MA 01608

Tel: 508.753.2924, ext. 224 

Eleanor Houbre, Director of Chamber Services


Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce

110 Church Street

Whitinsville, MA 01588



Jeannie Hebert – President & CEO                       


Central Massachusetts South Chamber of Commerce

380 Main Street

Sturbridge, MA 01566





Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts

11 Norwich Street

Worcester, MA 01608



Jeanine Belcastro Went

Executive Director


Kevin O’Sullivan President & CEO

508-797-4200 ext. 100


Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP)

100 Grove Street, Suite 108

Worcester, MA 01605



Massachusetts Biomedical Initiatives (MBI)

Gateway Park

60 Prescott Street

Worcester, MA 01605



Massachusetts Digital Games Institute (MassDiGI)

60 & 80 William Street

Worcester, MA 01609

(774) 696-6822


Running Start-Worcester

95 Prescott Street

Worcester, MA 01605



Wachusett Area Chamber of Commerce

1174 Main Street

Holden, MA 01520



Webster Dudley Oxford Chamber of Commerce

446 Main Street, Suite 200

Worcester, MA 01608

508-753-2924, ext. 224 

Eleanor Houbre – Director of Chamber Services     


Worcester Business Development Corporation

89 Shrewsbury Street, Suite 300

Worcester, MA 01604



City of Worcester

City Hall, 4th Floor

455 Main Street

Worcester, MA 01608



Collaborative for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

50 Prescott Street, Rooms 1319-1320

Worcester, MA 01605



WPI Venture Forum - Worcester Polytechnic Institute

100 Institute Road

Worcester, MA 01609-2280



Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce

446 Main Street, Suite 200

Worcester, MA 01608



Northeast Region

(Includes Lowell, Lawrence, Haverhill, Gloucester and Beverly)

This region boasts several economic and manufacturing hubs in the Merrimack Valley, including the cities of Lowell, Lawrence, and Haverhill. A former center for textile manufacturing in the 18th and 19th centuries, the region now boasts top-tier education and research centers at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, as well as world-class defense and robotics companies including iRobot. The Cape Ann area, which includes Gloucester, is a global hub for commercial fishing, but also boasts a growing innovation scene.


Cape Ann Business Incubator

33 Commercial Street, 2nd Floor

Gloucester, MA 01930



Chestnut Innovation Center

11 Chestnut Street

Amesbury, MA  01913



The Enterprise Center at Salem State University

121 Loring Ave 

Salem, MA 01970 




Entrepreneurship for All

Wannalancit Mills, 1'st Floor

175 Cabot Street, Suite 100

Lowell, MA 01854




360 Merrimack, Building #5

Lawrence, Massachusetts 01843




Merrimack Valley Clean Tech Companies


Merrimack Valley Defense and Security Companies


Merrimack Valley Economic Development Council, Inc.

Osgood Landing

1600 Osgood Street

North Andover, MA 01845



Merrimack Valley Robotics Companies


Merrimack Valley Software Companies


North Shore Alliance for Economic Development

121 Loring Avenue

Salem, MA 01970



North Shore InnoVentures

100 Cummings Center

Suite 438N

Beverly, MA 01915


Raytheon UMass Lowell Research Institute

Raytheon Co-Director: Chris McCarroll


Mark and Elisia Saab Emerging Technologies and Innovation Center (at UMASS LOWELL)

UMass Lowell Co-Director: Craig Armiento


University of Massachusetts  at Lowell

Massachusetts Medical Device Development Center (M2D2) 

Wannalancit Business Center  

600 Suffolk Street, 2nd Floor 

Lowell, MA 01854



UMass Lowell NERVE Center

1001 Pawtucket Boulevard

Lowell, MA 01854



Pioneer Valley Region

(Includes Springfield, Amherst, Greenfield Holyoke, and Northampton)

In Western Massachusetts, businesses enjoy being at the center of the Northeast’s major markets, with easy access to both Boston and New York, but enjoy lower operating costs, a talent pool of well-educated workers from numerous higher education institutions, and a more affordable, higher standard of living in any of the urban, suburban, rural, or college town settings.


Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield

1441 Main Street

Springfield, MA 01103-1449



The Baystate Health Technology Innovation Center


1350 Main Street, 5th floor

Springfield, MA 01103



Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship

Isenberg School of Management

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Isenberg Building, Room 225

121 Presidents Drive

Amherst, MA 01003



The Business Growth Center

Scibelli Enterprise Center, Building 101

1 Federal Street

Springfield, MA 01105



Click Workspace

20 Hampton Avenue, Suite 150

Northampton, MA, 01060


Easthampton Co Lab

Eastworks Building, #301

116 Pleasant St

Easthampton, MA 01027


Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts (EDC)

1441 Main Street                                                        

Springfield, MA 01103                                                            



Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce

177 High Street

Holyoke, 01040



Holyoke Economic Development and Industrial Corporation

City Hall Annex, Room 406

20 Korean Veterans Plaza

Holyoke, MA 01040


Holyoke Innovation District



21 Mohawk Trail PMB 290

Greenfield, MA 01301



Kittredge Center for Business at Holyoke Community College

303 Homestead Avenue

Holyoke, 01040


Kitteredge Center for Business and Workforce Development


The Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center

100 Bigelow Street

Holyoke, MA 01040



Open Square

One Open Square Way

Holyoke, 01040



Orange Innovation Center

131 West Main Street

Orange, MA



Pioneer Valley Innovation Nights

Willimansett Center West

546 Chicopee Street

Chicopee, MA 01013


SCORE Western Massachusetts

The Business Growth Center

1 Federal Street

Springfield, MA 01105



Springfield Technology Park

1 Federal Street

Springfield, MA 01105



University of Massachusetts Innovation Institute

UMass Innovation Institute

University of Massachusetts Amherst

217 Arnold House

Amherst, MA 01003-9304



Research Facilities and Services:

Innovation Tour of UMass Amherst:


Valley Venture Mentors

Tower Square, Suite 252

1500 Main St

Springfield, MA 01115



Western New England University

Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship 

1215 Wilbraham Road

Springfield, MA 01119



South East Region

(Includes Brockton, Fall River, New Bedford)

The South East region has two major urban centers, Fall River and New Bedford, deep-water ports that offer easy access to global  markets. Designated as a Foreign Trade Zone, New Bedford is accessible to most major cities in the U.S. via overnight delivery . The city is also a direct port of entry to Europe and Latin America. Fall River boasts a robust textile manufacturing base and growing centers for startups. The region benefits from it’s proximity to major airports in both Boston and Providence, where train service can connect business travelers to New York and Washington via Amtrak. 


Bristol Community College

777 Elsbree Street

Fall River, MA 02720



Business Innovation Center

385 Columbia Street

Fall River MA, 02721



Fall River Area Chamber Of Commerce & Industry

200 Pocasset Street

Fall River, MA 02721



Fall River Office of Economic Development

1 Government Center

Fall River, MA  02722-7700



Groundwork Co-working Space

1213 Purchase St., 2nd Floor        

New Bedford, MA 02740



New Bedford Economic Development Council

1213 Purchase St., 2nd Floor

New Bedford, MA 02740



New Bedford Quest Center for Innovation

Nancy A. Durant

Lending and Compliance Specialist

Quest Center Manager

508-991-3122 x 119



Southern New England Entrepreneurs Forum

151 Martine St

Fall River, MA 02723


University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth

Advanced Technology & Manufacturing Center (ATMC)

151 Martine Street

Fall River, MA 02723



Work Station- Cohasset

132 Chief Justice Cushing Hwy, Suite 70

Old Colony Square

Cohasset, MA 02025