E.B. Howard Consulting: Pioneering Inclusive Innovation with Rochester Woman Online Feature

  • May 7, 2024

At E.B. Howard Consulting we are driven by a mission to foster inclusive innovation and support the growth of startups and small businesses. We are excited to share that our efforts have been recognized in the April 2024 issue of Rochester Woman Online! This feature not only highlights our achievements but also underscores our commitment to creating equitable opportunities in the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Read the article in its entirety 👉 https://issuu.com/kellybreuer/docs/rwo_april2024/228

Promoting Inclusivity in the Startup Ecosystem

Our founder, in the feature article, discusses the core values that drive E.B. Howard Consulting. Central to our mission is the belief that inclusivity is essential for sparking innovation and cultivating a diverse economy that benefits everyone. We are proud to be a certified Minority/Women-Owned Business Enterprise, dedicated to guiding clients in securing, applying for, and evaluating the impact of non-dilutive grant funding.

Our commitment to inclusivity goes beyond providing services. We actively mentor and advise in prestigious programs such as the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps™), Columbia Technology Ventures, the Verizon Forward for Good Accelerator, and NYSERDA’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program. These engagements allow us to support historically marginalized founders and foster an innovation ecosystem conducive to inclusive economic development.

Empowering Entrepreneurs through Expert Guidance

The article in Rochester Woman Online delves into how we empower entrepreneurs by demystifying the grant funding process. Many startups and small businesses face challenges in understanding and navigating the complex landscape of grant opportunities. At E.B. Howard Consulting, we provide clarity and guidance, ensuring that our clients are well-prepared to secure the necessary funding.

A Personal Journey of Resilience and Growth

The feature also highlights the personal journey of our founder, from facing unexpected career challenges to establishing E.B. Howard Consulting. This journey is a testament to resilience and the power of turning setbacks into opportunities. It serves as an inspiration for aspiring entrepreneurs, demonstrating that with determination and the right support, success is within reach.

Our founder’s experience in program and project evaluation, particularly in post-award reporting, became a springboard for helping businesses unlock the potential of grants. This background has been instrumental in shaping our approach and ensuring that we provide valuable insights and effective solutions for our clients.

Ready To Take the Next Step?

We assist our clients in locating, applying for, and evaluating the outcomes of non-dilutive grant funding. We believe non-dilutive funding is a crucial tool for mitigating investment risks, and we are dedicated to guiding our clients through the entire process—from identifying the most suitable opportunities to submitting and managing grant applications.