The Bay Area Entrepreneur Center (BAEC) of Skyline College is a business incubator/accelerator and innovative resource center offering aspiring Bay Area entrepreneurs the information, access and support to grow their current business or business idea. The Center is located in the San Bruno downtown commercial district, close to Caltrain and local restaurants and shops.
The BAEC will accept both start-up companies as well as more established early stage companies as clients. For local businesses, aspiring entrepreneurs and students, the BAEC provides classes, workshops, one-on-one business coaching and other resources to support and increase the likelihood of business success. To businesses located within the BAEC, the Center provides facility space, flexible and affordable leases, office amenities, direct business assistance and guidance, mentoring, and networking to access capital.
The Bay Area Entrepreneur Center was established by Skyline College, a college of the San Mateo County Community College District, with support from the SMCCCD Board of Trustees under the leadership of Chancellor Ron Galatolo.