Adresses & Links

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Apart from our Department of Economic Promotion there are many other associations, groups and institutions that will help you to get started up in Giessen.

Contact: Edgar Reinhardt
Ostanlage 25
D-35390 Giessen
Tel.: +49 641 94810-91
Fax: +49 641 94810-93

The EC-M is intended to give small and medium-sized companies information about the use of modern information and communication technology, aiming to maintain their place on the market and to secure advantages for competition.

EINZELHANDELSVERBAND HESSEN-MITTE e.V. (Retailers’ Association in Hesse)
Bismarckstr. 5 A
D-35390 Giessen
Tel.: +49 641 72181
Fax: +49 641 78783

Tradespeople can use the Association as a contact point for a first consultancy on location and questions concerning this branch.

Hessen-IT, Projektbereich Mobiles Arbeiten
Contact: Detlef Persin
Karl-Benner-Straße 27
D-35396 Giessen
Tel.: +49 641 7950333
Fax: +49 641 7950334

Apart from encouraging the introduction of teleworking this action line in Hesse runs information events together with regional associations and offers companies or communal authorities advice free of charge when they want to consider introducing teleworking.

Industrie- und Handelskammer Giessen-Friedberg
(Chamber of Industry and Commerce)
Contact: Franz-Josef Schnöde
Lonystraße 7
D-35390 Giessen
Tel.: +49 641 7954-2515
Fax: +49 641 7954-2516
Advice and an extensive seminar offer for entrepreneurs is given by the IHK (Chamber of Industry and Commerce). Information about public financial assistance plays a particularly important role as the IHK supports those intending to become self-employed by making reports to the banks and public institutions. Furthermore the IHK establishes contacts to company proprietors who might be looking for someone to take over their firm.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Giessen
(Local Association of Craftsmen)
Goethestr. 10
D-35390 Giessen
Tel.: +49 641 97490-0
Fax: +49 641 97490-60

The business office gives information on basic questions and conditions of becoming self-employed as a craftsman, as well as on the legal types of company and official grants.