Pittsburgh Women's Connection

Business Resources

hether you are starting a business, trying to grow your existing business, or need some additional assistance in meeting your business goals, the Pittsburgh Women's Connection can help you to access the resources you are looking for through our business experts, regional service providers, member-partners and other specialized organizations.  Please take the time to identify the resources you would like to access, and contact us at contact@pwconnection.com to receive specific information about these services.  We will soon have more direct links to these resources for your convenience. 

Start Up Resources: 

New Business Start up Check list
Start Up Calculator
PA State Forms
Insurance Needs
Protecting Your Idea
Tax Credit Certification Form
CIty of Pittsburgh Zip Code Map
Federal EIN (Tax ID) Request Form
SBA Approved Personal Financial Statement

Management assistance:    

Discounted Business Consulting Services 
Business Advisory Services
Business Plans
Management Development
Concept Validation
Business Concept assessment
Strategic planning  

Funding services:

Public funding programs

Grant information

Venture capital

Capital access assistance

Seed and early stage funding

Specialized Services:

Intellectual Property
Product development
Information resources
Operations consulting
Women's business programs
Day care centers
Innovative idea support


Other Services:

Small business web sites
Group purchasing
Educational programs
Real estate location assistance
Regional business publications
Educational events and seminars
Business filing forms and information
Legal and accounting resources
Advertising and sponsorships
IT industry services
Business relocation assistance