Business Incubator

Business Resources

Starting a new business can be exciting, challenging and stressful all at once. Regardless of whether you’re starting a small online side project or launching a full-time venture, that initial period is always the hardest part. However, if you have the right support network in place, everything becomes much easier to handle. That’s why it is essential to recognize the value of startup business resources before, during and after your company’s launch phase.

It may seem like there are an infinite number of hurdles to clear as you're launching your company, but The University of Toledo Business Incubator offers a wide variety of resources to help new founders get off on the right foot.

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Incubator Blog  

One of the best ways to grow your startup is to read as much as possible.  View the list of business-specific content our staff and advisors have written to help you grow as a business owner and entrepreneur.

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Join the Incubator

The UToledo Business Incubator is here to help you on your entrepreneurial journey. Take advantage of the program and its wide variety of business and funding resources for startups. 

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Minority Businesses

The Minority Business Development Center (MBDC) provides an ideal environment for minority-owned startups thrive and contribute to economic development in Northwest Ohio.

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In partnership with MathWorks, the incubator offers a free one-year  MATLAB and Simulink Suite subscription to eligible startups. 

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Entrepreneurial Services Program

Sponsored by The Ohio Third Frontier, the goal is to increase the positive technology-based entrepreneurial commercialization outcomes in Ohio.

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Business Model Canvas Videos

Learn how to describe, design, challenge, invent, and pivot your business model. See how your startup can benefit from this resource series. 

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For additional information about the incubator or assistance with your startup, contact Jeanine Bragg.
Last Updated: 5/16/23