BRITE Network


About BRITEnetwork

BRITEnetwork is the front line of the energy revolution.  We are the committed circle of communities and businesses that will advance the energy transition while creating jobs and igniting local and regional economies.

For corporations, startups, investors, government, academics and nonprofits seeking to advance energy innovation or execute sustainability programs within their own ecosystems, BRITEnetwork is the connecting point for opportunity, engagement and insight.

Within BRITEnetwork, the ecosystem comes together to leverage the collective energy network in one of the fastest mobilizing industries in the world.

Network Benefits

Events and Networking Opportunities:  Scheduled events and networking opportunities with thought leaders, industry experts and investors.

Funding Announcements:  Real-time announcements and updates about funding opportunities and incentives.

Exclusive Market Insights:  Quarterly reports and industry updates, weekly newscaps, and other curated content.

Be at the forefront of energy affiliated industries by joining the BRITE Network. BRITE Network is a way for your organization to support the only energy technology incubator in the State of Ohio serving the greater region. By becoming a member, take advantage of connecting to new technology startups and hundreds of other organizations, and grow one of the fastest emerging ecosystems in the country.

This is a limited opportunity to accept BRITE Network membership at our introductory levels.


  • Networking Opportunities: Curated access to thought leaders, industry professionals and policy makers.
  • Exclusive Market Insights & Investment Report: Quarterly opportunity report for venture scouting, de-risking
    technology adoption and business development.
  • BRITE Network Logo: Cross promote network with your brand on BRITE’s website and a complimentary BRITE
    Network digital badge.

Faqs and Details

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Events and Networking Opportunities:  Bi-monthly roundtable discussions (BRITEside Chats) with industry executives and thought leaders covering trending topics like electrification, decarbonization, emerging innovations in energy tech, and industry challenges like risk mitigation, supply chain. BRITEside Chats present compelling opportunities for gaining strategic insight while engaging with the leaders and influencers that are driving the Energy Revolution

Funding Announcements:  BRITEnetwork members gain “first-to-learn” access to announcements, updates and schedules surrounding government funding and incentive opportunities, grants, SBIRs, investor releases and other time sensitive information. At the current pace of progress and investment, time is more precious than ever.

Exclusive Market Insights:  BRITEnetwork’s quarterly reports and weekly newscaps cover the bandwidth of market interests, from emerging technologies, and economic trends while staying current with what’s happening locally, regionally and  statewide. 


Who’s in the BRITEnetwork?

  • Businesses and corporations seeking to acquire and/or adopt emerging energy technologies. 
  • Businesses and corporations seeking to advance ESG programs or other decarbonization strategies.
  • Businesses and organizations seeking knowledge of funding and incentive opportunities.
  • Investors seeking investment opportunities in energy tech and innovation.
  • Businesses and community organizations advancing EV, mobility and other energy initiatives. 
  • Nonprofits seeking insight, alignment and strategic partnerships.
  • Academic organizations seeking and promoting opportunities for their energy tech related programs.
  • Startups and energy tech innovators seeking exposure, insight and opportunity

Registration is Now Open!

BRITE Network Membership registration is now open for the calendar year 2023. Applicants may be subject to the right of refusal by existing members or if professional conduct is breached at any time during the annual term.

Corporate members and above typically experience a return on their annual membership through opportunity within the same year of their annual term. Opportunities are facilitated by the BRITE Network but provide no guarantee or assumption of liability. Benefits are member exclusive, provided directly to members, and are not intended for digital distribution outside of the network.