Daily Collaborations

Daily Collaboration and Collision
With a Large Entrepreneurial Community

The Incubator strives to keep members involved with other member entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial services through relationships with NextCorps, 76 West, and 43 North. We also host social events and founders’ luncheons with experts in startup need areas of IP, licensing, valuation, sales, and marketing.


NextCorps is a nonprofit catalyst for entrepreneurship and innovation-based economic development. We apply business expertise and network connections to aid in the formation and profitable growth of companies in the Rochester area and the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York. NextCorps provides a suite of services, including technology commercialization for very-early-stage opportunities, business incubation for high-growth-potential startups, and growth services for existing manufacturing companies seeking to improve their top- and bottom-line performance.
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76West is an unparalleled competition focused on growing entrepreneurs and attracting resources from the U.S. and around the world to build clean energy businesses and jobs in New York State’s Southern Tier region. Over eight years, the competition offers $40 million in prize money and support services, including a $1 million yearly top prize.
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Through $5 million in annual investment, 43 North is committed to growing the startup scene in Buffalo, NY. The group offers free incubator space and the opportunity to operate tax-free, as well as hands-on recruiting, marketing support, and access to an extensive investor and customer network.
Learn more about 43North