Advantages

Advantages of Renting Space at the Peoria NEXT Innovation Center:

  • Reasonable rent/with electricity and water included
  • Broadband internet, VOIP provided by Bradley University
  • Free Parking with secured monitored premises
  • Conference Rooms free of charge
  • Mailroom facilities
  • Break Room, Vending Areas
  • Loading Dock
  • Research Library on Site
  • Educational Seminars free to Tenants
  • Receptionist on Site
  • Locker and Shower facility on site

Great Value outside these walls to Tenants:

Access to Partner Institutions/Resources

  • Central Illinois Angels
  • Bradley University Faculty, Student collaboration/Interns
  • Turner Center for Entrepreneurship – Free Counseling/Business, Technical
  • Caterpillar Product Development – 3rd Floor of PNIC
  • USDA Ag Lab – Research
  • Area Hospitals – OSF, UnityPoint Health Methodist, U of I College of Medicine
  • Networking Groups – Novus

Bradley University offers a wealth of assistance to the Peoria NEXT Innovation Center tenants.

Faculty members are committed to research and knowledge creation and serve as consultants.  The students utilize their multi-faceted education, group projects and research to collaborate with the faculty and tenants as well.  Many students have served as Interns with tenant companies.