Catalyze diverse and small businesses throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania
40 Years Celebrating Economic Impact: Est. 1983
Catalyze Diverse and Small Businesses Throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania.
North Side Industrial Development Company d/b/a Riverside Center for Innovation (RCI) works to create a healthy environment for the region’s diverse entrepreneurs and small businesses to prosper. RCI provides direct services to small businesses, entrepreneurs, neighborhoods and communities. RCI serves as a resource-rich, innovative, and sustainable economic engine for all who live and work in the region by providing incubation support, training, innovative strategies and brownfield development.
RCI’s is transforming the City of Pittsburgh from a “smart” to a globally-recognized “intelligent” city. “Smart” cities have robust integrated technology (IoT), transportation, and climate resilience, but they have yet to eradicate poverty. Our programming will help transform Pittsburgh into that “intelligent city” – one which is diverse, human-centered, racially equitable, and enables prosperity for all.