2. Business Formation and Early-Stage Growth
Pearland must enhance its entrepreneurial ecosystem of individuals, organizations, institutions, and programs that encourage and support the formation and growth of new businesses. By ensuring that Pearland has an optimal business climate and support services to aid business formation and growth, Pearland can position itself as an attractive destination for entrepreneurs and new and growing firms in the Greater Houston region.
2.1 Ensure that Pearland’s business climate and support services are optimized for enterprise formation and growth
2.2 Establish a hub for entrepreneurship to concentrate local services and connect to the regional ecosystem
2.3 Establish a revolving loan fund (RLF) to incentivize primary business formation and growth