Collaborate on Your Next Venture with Other Big Thinkers

“Innovation comes from people meeting up in the hallways or calling each other at 10:30 at night with a new idea.”

- Steve Jobs

Mark Zuckerberg started Facebook in a Harvard dorm room and grew it into a company with a market cap of almost $400 billion.

Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak founded Apple in a garage, building it into one of the world’s most profitable firms.

The apartment of Airbnb’s founders was the company’s first office—and product. The home-sharing startup is now valued at $30 billion. 

Now, imagine what your venture could achieve with a workspace as ambitious as you. 

INGUARD has opened Innovate @ INGUARD, a state-of-the-art innovation space—free to all experimenters, pioneers and big thinkers—at our Downtown Wabash headquarters. 


Innovate @ INGUARD is loaded with all the tech and amenities you need to fuel your next big idea—and it’s open 24/7 so you can use it whenever inspiration strikes. Just show up, let yourself in and get to work alongside local entrepreneurs, businesspeople and high-performing students. The space features a stunning modern design, engineered to spark maximum creativity and the perfect layout to get you in the zone. 

It’s 100% free—and we’re looking for more people of any age with big ideas to apply for membership. Once ‘IN’, you’ll enjoy access to the following programs:

  1. Manchester University College of Business Entrepreneurship Class — The class uses the innovation space to collaborate with local and regional clients to develop their current businesses and create new startups.
  2. CO.STARTERS — A nine-week course taught by regional business leaders about the basics of creating and maintaining a successful startup takes place here.
  3. Speaker Programs — The space hosts regional and national thought leaders having inspiring TEDx-style conversations.
  4. Co-Working — Local individuals who are members use the space 24/7 to work remotely.
  5. Creative Collisions — The space hosts weekly lunches for local organizations and businesses to collide, network and leverage channels in the region.
  6. Fellowships — Sponsored fellowships use the space to collaborate and launch ideas.
  7. Startup and Business Consulting — Advice for entrepreneurs and businesspeople from local experts. 
  8. More — At any given time, the space might host even more exciting initiatives, such as incentivized business competitions, venture clubs and the Little INGUARDIAN Lemonade Stand. 

Interested in unleashing your idea or venture’s potential? We’d love to hear all about it. Fill out the form to apply today to Innovate @ INGUARD. 

Innovate @ INGUARD