The Clarksville Entrepreneur Center CEC was founded on April 29, 2009 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our mission is to provide the services, space and support critical to the development of entrepreneurs.


ENTREPRENEURS often begin with an idea, a new and innovative solution to an existing problem. But it takes the right resources to grow that idea into a meaningful business opportunity, one that captures the imagination of the marketplace and makes a positive economic impact in the region.

CEC client companies – which represent a wide variety of industries benefit from the center’s proactive business counseling and mentoring as well as its state-of-the-art facility to commercialize their business.

CEC simultaneously offers a community rich in collaboration with other innovative entrepreneurs to champion your successes and provide additional guidance in the growth of your company.

As a result, your business not only improves its profitability potential in the market but also becomes an economic engine committed to creating jobs in the city of Clarksville and the region.