Collaborating to help start ups thrive in WNY
Starting a business is never easy, but access to the right tools can make a world of difference. The Western New York Incubator Network is a collaborative effort of incubators and entrepreneurial service providers from New York's Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, and Niagara Counties, working together to turn our region into a hotbed of entrepreneurial activity. We share best practices, networking, mentoring, educational, and financial resources to better assist incubator client companies.
We are designated as the WNY Innovation Hot Spot, a NYSTAR program enabling program funding and a unique set of tax incentives for companies in their earliest stages. Our program is managed via UB STOR.
Incubators43NorthBuffalo, NY BNMC Innovation CenterBuffalo, NY Directed Energy Virtual Incubator Fredonia Technology IncubatorDunkirk, NY Harrison Place Business CenterLockport, NY INCUBATORWORKSAlfred, NY Olean Business IncubatorOlean, NY UB BioSciences IncubatorBuffalo, NY UB Technology IncubatorAmherst, NY Z80 Incubator LabsBuffalo, NY
PartnersErie County Industrial Development Agency UB Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences UB Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
Lead EntityUB STOR
UB Associate Vice President, Economic Development
Business Formation and
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