Creating the Technology Incubator

Ribbon-cutting for Incubator's opening in Dunkirk July 2007

Ribbon cutting for Technology Incubator

The Technology Incubator is temporarily located in the Lorenzo Building, Dunkirk, N.Y.

Technology Incubator expands vision to improve economy

The Center for Regional Advancement coordinated the work to create a Fredonia Technology Incubator

  • Helped obtain $4.7 million in construction funding from New York State
  • Received $604,000 in start-up operating funds for the incubator from NYSTAR (New York State Foundation for Science, Technology and Innovation).
  • Incubator opened at temporary site in July 2007, and is currently about to celebrate a groundbreaking for the construction of its permanent site.
  • Shown in photo are above are, left to right: Tom Barresi of the Chamber of Commerce, adXit Vice President Mike Brennan (2002 graduate), Incubator Project Director Jeffrey Corcoran, State Senator Catharine Young, Mayor Richard Frey, Assemblyman Bill Parment, County Executive Greg Edwards, Assemblyman Joseph Giglio, and Fredonia President Dennis Hefner cut the ribbon for the temporary home of Fredonia's technology incubator on Central Avenue in the city of Dunkirk, NY.


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State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
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