Grand Junction Business Incubator Center
Jon Maraschin is the executive director of the Business Incubator Center in Grand Junction, Colorado. The BIC was founded in 1987 and is a 60,000 square foot mixed-use campus which includes manufacturing and office space as well as a commercial kitchen. The center hosts a business loan fund and the Grand Junction SBDC. It also administers the Enterprise Zone tax credit program.
Maraschin started as a volunteer with the Incubator for more than six years before coming the director in 2011. Prior to joining the staff, he had a successful career for more than 15 years as a commercial banker in Salt Lake City, Steamboat Springs, and Grand Junction.
Maraschin, a Grand Valley native, is an honorably-discharged U.S. Navy veteran. He earned his bachelor's degree in marketing with an accounting emphasis from the University of Utah.