The region has a wealth of resources for aspiring and active entrepreneurs. Here are some ways to tap the knowledge in our community.
Serving Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Wayne Counties, the SBDC assists with New York State M/WBE certification applications and more. Offers free counseling, training, and business research on starting and running a business.
Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIR) guide early-stage companies through specific projects and issues, such as staffing for growth, budget management, resource planning, strategic partnering, obtaining investment, and board management. An EIR has a strong background in executive-level management at technology-based companies. Seasoned executives share experience, skills and acquired knowledge with early-stage companies.
The Urban League of Rochester’s Business Development Center has worked in the Rochester community for over 20 years, promoting self-sufficiency through entrepreneurship. We assist minorities and women in launching and growing their businesses through classroom instruction and one-on-one technical assistance. We also assist dislocated workers, Veterans, the disabled, and aspiring small business-persons in the start-up, […]