Blue North supports entrepreneurs, creators, and builders in NKY.

Northern Kentucky (NKY) is a place where roll-up-your-sleeves, chip-on-your-shoulder kinds of people find the opportunity to make their mark. We help people with great ideas and grand visions navigate the hectic realities of the business world in a collaborative effort to create a region that’s obsessed with furthering the quality of life for everyone.

Upcoming Events

Blue North hosts events and programs to connect and equip entrepreneurs, grow the entrepreneurship community, and celebrate our successes.

Good n’ Local

Good n’ Local empowers food entrepreneurs through education, personalized mentorship, and their signature annual food show.

Good n’ Local Food Show

Good n’ Local empowers food entrepreneurs through education, personalized mentorship, and their signature annual food show.

Taste of Gratitude

Join local foodies and community minded individuals to dine, support and fundraise for the Incubator Kitchen Collective.

News

RSS Entrepreneurship News – LINK nky

  • Rose Gynecology opens location in Erlanger July 23, 2024
    Correction: Rose Gynecology did not receive a Commonwealth Area Professional District Grant from the City of Erlanger. Bob McNichol of Skylight Financial, the previous owner of the building at 437 […] The post Rose Gynecology opens location in Erlanger appeared first on LINK nky.
    Kenton Hornbeck
  • Main Street Ventures marks 25 years July 18, 2024
    Northern Kentucky entrepreneur Rebecca Southern credits Main Street Ventures with helping grow her nutritious baked goods business, The Body Bakery & Company. Southern said she routinely utilized Main Street Ventures […] The post Main Street Ventures marks 25 years appeared first on LINK nky.
    Kenton Hornbeck
  • SparkHaus lands funding from Haile Foundation and Drees Homes Foundation July 17, 2024
    SparkHaus, a new hub for the Northern Kentucky startup community, received $750,000 in funding from the Carol Ann & Ralph V. Haile Jr. Foundation and Drees Homes Foundation. Specifically, the […] The post SparkHaus lands funding from Haile Foundation and Drees Homes Foundation appeared first on LINK nky.
    Staff Report
  • Nominations open for Aviatra Accelerators Woman Entrepreneur of the Year July 16, 2024
    Nominations are open for Aviatra Accelerators Woman Entrepreneur of the Year, with five award categories including Woman Entrepreneur of the Year, Woman Tech Entrepreneur of the Year, Woman Health Entrepreneur of the Year, Young Woman Entrepreneur of the Year and Paying It Forward Woman Entrepreneur of the Year. The post Nominations open for Aviatra Accelerators […]
    Staff Report
  • Entrepreneur Paul Koop wants Builder Backed to become the ‘Carfax of homes’ July 10, 2024
    How do you take care of a house? It’s an age-old question that all first-time homebuyers face. For Cincinnati native Paul Koop, owning a home presented various challenges – many […] The post Entrepreneur Paul Koop wants Builder Backed to become the ‘Carfax of homes’ appeared first on LINK nky.
    Kenton Hornbeck
  • Covington small businesses have until July 19 to apply for city incentives July 9, 2024
    Covington is offering $35,000 in economic development incentives to small businesses located in the city, with applications due by July 19, and three types of incentives available. The post Covington small businesses have until July 19 to apply for city incentives appeared first on LINK nky.
    Staff Report

Our mission is to help entrepreneurs in 11 Northern Kentucky counties find an easier path to bringing their ideas to life.

  • Boone County
  • Bracken County
  • Campbell County
  • Carroll County
  • Gallatin County
  • Grant County
  • Kenton County
  • Mason County
  • Owen County
  • Pendleton County
  • Harrison County

Get Started

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, interested in becoming a mentor, or want to learn about sponsorship opportunities, send a message to get in touch.