BusinessNet Emmen is a network department of BusinessNet Netherlands, in which an enthusiastic group of entrepreneurs generate turnover for each other.

Windkracht 5

Is a unique start-up programme from Groningen, which distinguishes itself by its personal approach and applied approach, in the field of consultancy.


A Capital support with business angels.

Toolbox Emmen

We facilitate tools, knowledge and a network so that everyone gets a chance to to develop. We offer a place where you can make and work together, learn, innovate and do business. And if necessary coaching.

The Northern Times

A English Newspaper about the northern three provinces, which also shares startup news.

Technologies Added

Technologies Added in Emmen is the first Smart Factory in the Netherlands where like-minded companies produce together under one roof.

Tech hub Assen

A place where entrepreneurs, companies and institutions from the region find each other to solve innovation issues together in collaboration with knowledge institutes.

SNN Innovation monitor

The Innovation Monitor is a strategic collaboration between SNN and the University of Groningen. Aim of the monitor is to map and analyse innovation activities, investments and results of SMEs in the region


The Northern Netherlands Alliance united voice from the Northern Netherlands. They are an administrative organization through which the three provinces and the four large cities in the region coordinate their spatial planning and economic strategy. They are a Management Authority (MA) for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). They are a network organization that enables businesses, knowledge institutes, regional authorities and civil society organizations to meet and combine their strengths to foster innovation – both in the Netherlands as well as in Europe.

RTV Drenthe

Entrepreneur media

Rabobank Emmen-Coevorden

Rabobank finances through applications and programs such as Incentive Capital, Rabo Participations, MGF, Rabo Real Estate Finance, Innovation Loan, Crowdfunding, Rabo & Crowd, Qredits, Money Meets Ideas, Rabo Meet & Grow.

Provincie Drenthe


Ondernemerskring Emmen (OKE)

meeting platform for Business-to-Business entrepreneurs active in industry and technology on the Emmense business parks; Bargermeer, Waanderveld, EMMTEC Industry & Businesspark, A37, De Tweeling, De Vierslagen and Pollux.


Entrepreneur media

Ondernemers contact Noordenveld

Business area / network / entrepreneurial fund / platform

Ondernemend Hoogeveen

is a network of entrepreneurs located in Hoogeveen.