Economic development

Advance, the economic development arm of the Greater Green Bay Chamber, is committed to improving and diversifying the local economy by assisting businesses. We do that several ways, including:

  • Being stewards of the Greater Green Bay Economic Development Strategic Plan (more information at left).

  • Making business retention and expansion (BRE) visits and follow-up to help businesses resolve issues impending their growth, expansion or viability.

  • Managing the Startup Hub, the front door to all entrepreneurial resources in Greater Green Bay.

  • Managing the Urban Hub, an extension of the Startup Hub, co-working space in the heart of downtown Green Bay.

  • Providing other resources and information to help entrepreneurial and existing businesses, including serving as the single source of information for locating a business in the Greater Green Bay area

For more information, call 920.496.9010.



The Startup Hub

The Startup Hub's physical facility is located at 2701 Larsen Rd., Green Bay, just down the street from the Green Bay Botanical Garden and on the edge of the Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) campus. More information on entrepreneurial resources is available at

The Urban Hub is located at 340 N. Broadway on the 2nd floor. More information is available at