There’s no one path to success.

But there is one community that can change your trajectory.

Here to Help

Entrepreneurs have different needs. We handle most. Whether you want to take a class, get expert advice, talk with peers, or just network, NextCorps can help. Sure, we have swanky digs and fully equipped labs. But we also have opportunities to meet with founders, investors, manufacturers, and other experts. This facilitates game-changing hallway conversations — not to mention more than 20 carafes of free coffee a day!

Take advantage of what our community has to offer.


Located at the center of the Rochester Innovation Zone in Sibley Square, our space integrates historic design and architectural elements with technology and workplace needs of the future.

Work Areas & Support Spaces

  • 26 private offices
  • 62 coworking desks
  • 7 conference rooms
  • Soundproof booths
  • Kitchen
  • Auditorium
  • Game room
  • Rooftop patio


Developing technology? Our facility includes a fully featured R&D optics lab, an electronics lab, a fabrication lab with 3D printers, and four wet labs.

Get more information on our lab features and equipment. Download Fact Sheet

Why is NextCorps repeatedly named one of Rochester’s coolest spaces to work? See for yourself.

Learn With Us


Expert Advice

We invite the special guests. You just need to come and learn. Every month we host a lunch and learn to tackle a different topic, from how to raise funds and close sales, to storytelling and marketing. Sign up for our newsletter to see what topic is coming next. Or check out our video library for bite-sized content.

Pitch Opportunities

Founders spend a good amount of time preparing for the pitch. We help them get in front of potential investors, partners, suppliers, manufacturers, and potential grantors by holding pitch opportunities throughout the year. Sign up for our newsletter to stay on top of upcoming events.



NextCorps is smack dab in the middle of the Finger Lakes Innovation Hot Spot, so we know what’s going on and who’s involved. To share the latest on entrepreneur events, stories, and news with you, we help run the RocStarts website. It’s a community resource for all things related to entrepreneurship. Visit


The Forward Faster podcast offers bite-sized insights for entrepreneurs. Get inspired and learn about regional startups, leaders, and resources to grow your business.


We’re fortunate to have the support of regional partners that work with us and our entrepreneurs to make new opportunities available.

If you’d like to join our corps, let’s start a conversation.

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