About INCspire

The INCspire Education Foundation, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit subsidiary of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce provides business education, support, and mentorship to startup and emerging businesses in Fairfax County.  Founded in 2000 as a incubator program, the Foundation graduated over 130 companies that have created over $50 million in equity.  INCspire continues to provided education and mentorship through its monthly Business Education Series, the annual BizMaker Grant Program, and yearlong collaborations with regional industry leaders and subject matter experts.

Board of Directors

Angela Inzerillo
Impact Business Solutions

Angela Harpalani
Dimensional Concepts LLC

Charles Kapur
President & CEO
INCspire Education Foundation
Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce

Eric Horvitz
Odin, Feldman, & Pittleman P.C.

William Berg
Vice President
M&T Bank

Colin May
Chief Strategy Officer

Matt Brennan
General Counsel P.C.

Mary Pociask
Schooley Mitchell

Craig Green
TeamLogic IT of Reston & Tysons

Casey Veatch
Veatch Commercial Real Estate

INCspire Programs

BizMaker Grant Program

The BizMaker Grant Program promotes inclusive entrepreneurship and a diversity of economic opportunities for businesses committed to job creation and revenue generation within Fairfax County.

Qualifying organizations are encouraged to apply to the program.  Applicants will have an opportunity to submit details regarding an innovative product, design, service, or technology that they are looking to develop and/or expand.  Grant awards will be provided to fund qualified business operations for entities operating within Fairfax County.  Applicants will be provided access to local professional services firms who are available to address a variety of organization development needs.  Grant awardees will participate in the INCspire mentoring program, which provides access to selected industry leaders to help the awardees meet their targeted development goals.

Business Education Series

The Business Education Series (BES) supports the educational needs of our local business community. These monthly, workshop-oriented classes are offered free of charge and are designed to focus on key business areas and offer easily implementable advice and solutions. All BES sessions are conducted virtually and are available for on-demand viewing through the Greater Reston Chamber’s YouTube channel.

Click here to access our events calendar for information on the next BES workshop.

Click here to visit our on-demand video library of past BES workshops

Mentoring Services

As a subsidiary of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, INCspire has access to hundreds of professional services providers willing to provide complimentary advisory sessions and mentoring services.  These programs are a powerful method of addressing growth opportunities with your business operations.  For more information regarding INCspire’s mentoring services, contact communications@restonchamber.org 

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