The Bronx Business Bridge is part of NYCEDC’s Low Income Fast Track Entrepreneurship Program (LIFT), designed to connect New Yorkers from low-income neighborhoods with opportunities to grow their business and help alleviate key challenges that prevent many from moving up the economic ladder. The Bronx Business Bridge Incubator provides approximately 30 flexible workstations and conference room space to premier start-ups and small businesses. The incubator hosts a suite of services fine-tuned to help guide entrepreneurs towards success.
NYCEDC and Business Outreach Center Network today announced the launch of BXL Business Incubator, a business incubator in Hunts Point that supports early stage entrepreneurs as they grow their businesses and create jobs in the Bronx.
On January 21, BXL Business Incubator celebrated its 2015 launch and rebranding with its new operator, Business Outreach Center, and NYCEDC as its sponsor. Let's meet some of the entrepreneurs who are part of this community.
Hot Bread Kitchen (HBK) Incubates is Hot Bread Kitchen's culinary incubator and business development program that is catalyzing the growth of startup food businesses. HBK Incubates members are growing their businesses and thriving in the kitchen! Let's see what they're cooking.
The Staten Island MakerSpace, a 6,000 square-foot workshop on the borough's north shore, buzzes with the sound of sawing, welding, and plasma cutting. Abundant work space and enriching workshops make this MakerSpace a true community gathering space.
Chashama is an arts not-for-profit that connects New York City artists with affordable workspaces. Since 1995, chashama has hosted its largest subsidized studio program, NYC Artist Studio, at the Brooklyn Army Terminal in Sunset Park. This program makes approximately 50,000 square feet of artist studios available to more than 95 artists.
The Made in NY Media Center by IFP opened in October 2013 and already serves as a home to over 100 innovators in film, video, gaming, and technology. We visited the space to feature one of its member companies, storytelling startup Narratively.