Direct Route To Your Profitable Business

About Us

Launch815 is a partnership between the local agencies that provide critical help to anyone looking to successfully launch a new business or grow an existing business. The path a local entrepreneur must navigate to turn their idea into a profitable business can be confusing and expensive. Ensure you are following the most direct route to profitability by consulting with various experts to create your business’s best strategy.



Start Here

Rockford Public Library is the starting point of the Launch815 network. By starting your journey with Rockford Public Library you will be able to move forward with confidence that you understand some key topics which will be required by all other network partners in order to be able to assist you. Access to books, videos, and digital materials will provide you important building blocks as well as provide a resource where you can meet your future learning needs.


Startup Business Coaches


Existing Business Coaches


Financial Support

IL Small Biz Assistance

Small Business Administration


Real Estate Support


Product Development and Innovation Coaches


Education Outreach


Small Business Events


Additional Resources




Launch 815 Partners: