Innovation in Delaware
America’s No. 1 state for patents per capita
In the First State, our collaborative spirit and interdisciplinary strengths allow us to punch above our weight in the innovation game. Our track record includes some of today’s biggest names in business, including DuPont, Gore and Incyte, and spans all major Delaware industries along with a host of top-performing incubators, co-working spaces and more.
Today, Delaware startups are supported by our diverse workforce and ideal location at the center of more than 100 top universities. Our pro-business legal and regulatory climate, including the globally-recognized Delaware Court of Chancery, and supportive entrepreneurial ecosystem comprise just some of the many benefits that facilitate innovation in Delaware.