Business Resource and Innovation Center

The Business Resource and Innovation Center is temporarily closed.

Tuesday, October 6 – Message from Staff

While the Business Department at the BRIC is physically closed we remain committed to your professional development. Our programs and services have been moved online. Check out our upcoming virtual programs, schedule an appointment with a librarian, stay current by signing up for our newsletter, and access our virtual library of classes and database demonstrations. Still have questions? Reach out to us and let us know how we can help! 

Upcoming Events

Connect with Customers and Manage Your Business Remotely

Wed, December 9, 2020 10:30 A.M.

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, discover Google tools that can help business owners work and manage their business during this time of uncertainty. Plus, get insights on more online…

VIRTUAL Office Hours: Registered Patent Agent

Thu, December 10, 2020 12:00 P.M.

Interested in protecting your invention with a patent? Would you like to talk to a Registered Patent Agent for free? We are pleased to announce that we are accepting requests for free 30…

VIRTUAL How to Apply for Pro Bono (Free) Patent Services and More

Thu, December 10, 2020 5:15 P.M.

Interested in free (pro bono) legal assistance to apply for a patent for your invention? Pro-bono patent services are available locally, nationally and internationally, for entrepreneurs and small…

Headshots at the BRIC!

Thu, January 7, 2021 1:00 P.M.

Get a FREE headshot photo taken at the Business Resource and Innovation Center! Headshots are a unique service for entrepreneurs, nonprofit professionals, job seekers, and more.  Use…

Whether you are an emerging entrepreneur or an established small business owner, the Business Resource and Innovation Center is here for you!

If you are running a successful company, thinking of growing your business, or just planning your first venture, start here! Dedicated to assisting the professionals of Greater Philadelphia in all stages of business growth, the BRIC offers a variety of resources to help fit the needs of the community. Are you looking to narrow down your target market? Find your ideal demographic? Identify and analyze your competition? We can help you do that!

Questions? Visit our website or email us at