Entrepreneurship Resources in Nevada County, California

Do you have a business or are you thinking of starting one? Here are some resources to help you build your business. Apiarity does not endorse or support any of these organizations; this page is provided only as an informational guide to help you find existing resources for entrepreneurship and business-building in Nevada County, California (including Grass Valley, Nevada City, Penn Valley, and Truckee). Click on any of the cities below to see specific resources for those areas, or scroll down to see county-wide resources.


Vision: "The NCERC is committed to ensuring a thriving, attractive business environment in Nevada County. We support scalable ventures that create quality jobs, promote entrepreneurship, help existing businesses, attract new businesses, and contribute to the overall prosperity of the community. Our prime focus is businesses, entrepreneurs and talent that draw from the national and global market, workforce and economy to grow investments and revenue in Nevada County.” Learn more


This organization has three primary initiatives: talent development (promoting tech education and career pathways), community development (outreach, TechTonic Tuesdays), and Connected Communities Academy (meetups and workshops). Learn more


Motto: “helping businesses thrive.” 

This organization offers one-on-one consulting services on creating a feasible business model, gaining access to business opportunities, financing, and strategy. Learn more


“Nevada County's programmers, software developers, and scalable tech business founders are getting together for hackathons, help, support, and fun. Join us, meet other local developers, build something great, and become a part of Nevada County's tech heritage.” Learn more