Fostering Entrepreneurship in the Southern Tier
BUILT FOR STARTUPS
The Koffman Southern Tier Incubator in downtown Binghamton, NY, is a business incubator offering offices, high-tech labs and co-working spaces to promote collaboration and business growth. Through partnership with Binghamton University and SUNY Broome — programming, mentoring and a host of other resources are provided to promote startup success.
An incubator’s purpose is to offer the necessary resources critical to a developing a business. Within the Koffman are numerous programs which seek to progress startups in areas ranging from clean energy to customer discovery. Monthly events involve the community and provide a venue for learning and connection-making.
Tenant startups (who have office or lab space) and co-working members (who utilize the 10+ common areas) are working hard to make a positive impact on the local community and the world as a whole. The ecosystem fostered by the Koffman Southern Tier Incubator allows innovative startups to thrive. Reach out to see how the Koffman can foster your startup or idea.
Mark your calendars! Wednesday, May 6, 2020 is the Southern Tier Startup Summit, a day-long celebration of entrepreneurial success in the region.
Do you have a unique product or service with the potential to become something big, but don’t know your next steps? If so, this program is for you!
This National Science Foundation -funded set of short courses provides expert guidance and grants to help you discover the needs of your true customer.
“The Incubator Program supplied me with the expert mentors and the physical space to make my product. I started my company a year ago and it is amazing where I am today.”Kathryn Cherny
“The commitment and motivation of staff and mentors towards building the business ecosystem is really valuable for the entrepreneurs in this community.”Katie Doherty