Fun People! Serious Business.

We're more than just an incubator. The YBI maintains a focus on developing successful digital businesses, advancing women’s & minority entrepreneurship, and furthering advanced manufacturing technologies.


shark tank 2022

We are excited to present this year’s fundraising event, the 3rd Annual 'Shark Tank' on October 6 at Mr. Anthony's Banquet Center— showcasing entrepreneurship and innovation across the Mahoning Valley and Northeast Ohio.

Shark Tank invites businesses and entrepreneurs to pitch their ideas to a live audience in order to gain exposure and potential investment.

Click below for event information, tickets, sponsorship opportunities and applications to pitch your idea.

YBI’s impact on the Northeast Ohio (2020)

Employees at Portfolio Companies


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YBI recognized as the No.1 High Impact Incubation Program in North America by UBI Global in 2015

The Youngstown Business Incubator is an internationally recognized program focused on the development of software and additive manufacturing companies in the Mahoning Valley.

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