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Incubator receives funds from community foundation

Monday December 17, 2018Lisa Eikenburg

The Fredonia Technology Incubator recently received a community grant from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation to further its Multimedia Innovation Design Studio. The studio is a physical maker space located within the Fredonia Technology Incubator (FTI) that houses high-performance computers, specialized software, peripherals, video, and recording equipment designed for innovative cross-disciplinary collaborations and development.

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Fredonia Technology Incubator welcomes CCIDA and county planning department

Friday August 22, 2014Lisa Eikenburg

The State University of New York at Fredonia’s Technology Incubator is welcoming the relocation of the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency’s northern county offices to its facility, located in the central business district of Dunkirk. The move will provide greater coordination as the university launches its StartUp NY plan and enhances services to its entrepreneurs located in the Technology Incubator.

SUNY Fredonia, UB team-up for Lean certification course

Monday February 3, 2014Michael Barone

The SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator is hosting a certification course this spring for business professionals of any industry who are interested in improving their company’s performance. The Certified Lean Professional (CLP) course educates candidates in the continuous improvement methodology of reducing waste.

Tech Incubator brings Indie-Hollywood to Western New York

Thursday June 27, 2013Michael Barone

The SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator’s newest resident, Worldwide App, Inc. (Worldwide), is looking to bring hometown independent (“indie”) filmmakers from across the U.S. to Hollywood for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to make their dreams come true. The company is establishing its east coast headquarters in the incubator — just in time for the public launch next month of its mobile application, which will allow users to access independent films from their devices and vote for their favorite filmmakers to advance in an “in-app” competition.

Technology Incubator welcomes new tenant AVtick

Tuesday May 7, 2013Lisa Eikenburg

The SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator has welcomed its newest business, AVtick, an audio- and voice-based social media and networking company. AVtick brings the sound of audio to mobile-based social interactions and, more importantly, makes personal interactions easier to share, more engaging and more personable. To see a video from its founder, Michael Manthey, visit www.tinyurl.com/avtick .

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Seven entrepreneurs featured at Tech Incubator's open house

Monday April 15, 2013Lisa Eikenburg

The incubator’s first graduate, Textivia, was represented by co-owner Dave Christopher, who shared his company’s future plans to grow. Textivia moved from the incubator into Dunkirk office space in October and has since hired five employees to serve its more than 100 clients. Other Incubator businesses that showed off their accomplishments last week included AVtick, Silicon Wolves Computing Society, STASH Sporting Goods and V3 Studios.

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