Open to the business community, our two-year incubator program includes everything needed for early-stage companies to develop into financially stable, high-growth enterprises by providing the tools, training and infrastructure that help facilitate smarter, faster growth.
Programming includes all the essential tools needed to succeed such as:
Businesses will also be able to utilize all of the CIE HotHouse resources, such as office space, conference rooms and an invaluable peer network. Programming includes virtual and in-person options. Applications are open year round.
Find out more about our current incubator companies listed below.
Abstract Security Inc is a stealth cybersecurity startup focused on developing advanced solutions to protect businesses and organizations from cyber threats.
AcreCloud’s farm-management platform offers growers and contractors customized control over their operations, extensive auditing capabilities, and access to new products, such as AcrePay and AcreAnalytics.
AMS Pharma is a MedTech startup focused in the neurology medicine and device industry.
Castle Innovations LLC is bringing firearm safety into the 21st century with their innovative firearm safety device integrated with high speed biometric technology. The team at Castle Innovations LLC is dedicated to their mission of saving lives by reinventing firearm safety in the United States.
Farm to Table Co. is improving independent access to quality food and maximizing crop yields while reducing the environmental costs of food production in a meaningful way in our communities.
Flora Instruments provides cloud connected agricultural sensing products and solutions for growers to employ precision agricultural techniques without the infrastructure investment and training requirements of other agricultural sensing solutions.
Horizon Biotech is working to empower people to make better decisions while drinking through their non-invasive, discrete, bar friendly product: a one-time-use smart patch that monitors wearer BAC levels using our proprietary chemical sensing system.
Little Place Labs is a software company that specializes in building advanced machine-learning solutions for deployment and execution on satellites and other space infrastructures.
Mense is a Feminine Hygiene Product Company with a mission to provide a more comfortable, safe, and most importantly working solutions for people with periods. The first product they are designing is a beginner-friendly menstrual cup!
Nexstera Tech is transforming material identification. Their Pyrotack dual radar system, powered by advanced ML, scans waste bins for lithium-ion batteries on waste hauler vehicles, enhancing safety in waste management. This not only helps collection companies reduce risks but also promotes e-waste education.
PureSite is dedicated to the design, production, installation, and upkeep of air purification systems. Backed by rigorous laboratory testing, their systems are designed to effectively sanitize and cleanse the air within food storage facilities and commercial structures.
Quantum’s TotalView Energy Platform illuminates the hidden costs, impacts and opportunities of the clean energy transition with exponentially faster electricity grid modeling and advances in life cycle assessment.
Quickie Delivery Co. delivers convenience store essentials like snacks, beverages, ice cream, and daily essentials to college students quickly, affordably, and sustainably by utilizing e-scooters for all deliveries, reducing our carbon footprint and promoting eco-friendly practices.
Spyra Beauty is a social media platform based around beauty and health. It draws on knowledge and common problems faced by consumers, beauty professionals, and dermatologists/plastic surgeons.
Vetama is a mobile veterinary franchise. Veterinarians receive business support and have a high quality of life while pet-owners receive personal veterinary care from the comfort of their home.