In addition to the traditional institutions providing consultation and advice, the association P.E.G.A.S.U.S. supports start-up businesses in Heidenheim.
P.E.G.A.S.U.S. is an association of experienced, active and partly retired entrepreneurs, self-employed people and executives from industry, trade, handicrafts and service companies. The association was founded in order to give advise and to support young entrepreneurs over a certain period of time. P.E.G.A.S.U.S. advises and accompanies young entrepreneurs when they set up their new businesses. Under certain circumstances, P.E.G.A.S.U.S. can also arrange for capital funds of a regional fund for start-up businesses.