The Pittsburgh ecosystem is built from a wide array of resources for all types of entrepreneurs.
Alloy 26North Side
Providing great companies with office space, amenities and programming to help you build the next big thing!
Pittsburgh nonprofit coworking campus. Dedicated to equitable revitalization of the 5th/Forbes corridor & supporting startups & social impact.
A 24/7 network of neighborhood coworking and office spaces, designed for individuals, small businesses, and enterprise-level corporations.
A coworking community of independent workers with an awesome space in the heart of Pittsburgh’s Lawrenceville. We are designers, developers, writers, entrepreneurs, comedians, and creatives of all types.
Code and SupplyFriendship
Software events, communities, and media that people are excited to be a part of.
Factory UnlockedNorth Side
A product start-up manufacturing co-working space offering affordable, accessible tools & tech, designed to meet 21st century market economy needs.
Elegant and welcoming work environments for growing businesses and established professionals. Private glass offices surrounding beautiful communal space.
Novel Coworking Golden TriangleDowntown
Private offices, co-working, and meeting space for small businesses and entrepreneurs.
Serendipity Labs: 3 CrossingsStrip District
Accelerates innovation with a network of on-demand private and collaborative workspaces.
Spaces Bakery SquareEast Liberty
A creative platform for an international entrepreneurial community. We offer dynamic work areas for you to think, create and grow.
A community workspace for creatives and entrepreneurs, artists, change makers, and anyone else building something with their best talents.
Work Hard PittsburghAllentown
A cooperative of digital workers. Our CoOp supports businesses of all sizes by providing access to talent, capacity, & capital.
Accelerators / Incubators / Programs
A startup accelerator providing seed capital, mentoring & space to innovative companies
AlphaLab GearEast Liberty
A hardware and robotic startup accelerator that provides physical product companies with investment, mentorship and connections.
A hub for Pittsburgh’s starters and builders, providing programming, incubation, and coworking.
Founder Institute of PittsburghDowntown
Premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program.
A non-profit, economic development organization that invests in and works with entrepreneurs to transform innovative business ideas into commercial activities, and leverage global programs to attract talent and investment to the region.
LifeX LabsSouth Side
A purpose-built space for collaboration and invention in the Life Sciences.
New Sun RisingMillvale
Provides programs and services which help social businesses and nonprofits plan, connect, and access resources to build vibrant communities.
The PGH Lab program provides a platform where local startups use technology to make the City of Pittsburgh more efficient, sustainable, and inclusive.
SteelBridge LabsStrip District
An early-stage FinTech incubator. Organically grown from our experience as world-class management consultants at SteelBridge Consulting, the founders of SteelBridge Laboratories (The Lab) identified the need to create a welcoming community for financial services technology companies.
The Bakery Society PittsburghMount Oliver
The region’s first and only bakery incubator.
Investment Firms / Groups
Partners with entrepreneurs to help build high-growth technology companies.
BlueTree Allied Angels
A members-only group of accredited investors focused on funding promising startup companies.
Innovation. Talent. Hustle. Small town. Big city. It doesn’t matter. Your work. Your life.Your customers. Your partners. Your network. It is all here in the Midwest.
Providing venture capital to extraordinary midwest entrepreneurs who are changing the world. Proud member of the Draper Network.
Grouse Ridge Capital
A single family office that acts as both an investment vehicle and advisor.
Seed-stage investor in Southwestern PA, with 370+ portfolio companies, and the organization behind AlphaLab, AlphaLab Gear, and Startable PGH.
Kieretsu Forum Pittsburgh
Offers access to a wealth of international angel funding opportunities.
Localize Capital positions regional stakeholders at the forefront of creating a self-sustaining economic movement that creates a blueprint for growth without needing to seek validation, capital, or resources from the coasts.
Next Act Fund
Women Investment Community supporting local Women-owned & led businesses.
An early-stage venture capital firm focused on investing in southwestern PA.
Blast FurnaceUniversity of Pittsburgh
The student accelerator that provides student entrepreneurs with the knowledge and skills they need to commercialize their ideas.
Center for Women’s EntrepreneurshipChatham University
Creates economic opportunities for women through entrepreneurial education and training, mentoring, and networking.
Project OlympusCarnegie Mellon University
A startup incubator program that encourages and supports entrepreneurship on campus. It helps faculty, students, and staff turn their cutting-edge research and great ideas into startups.
Build412 Tech is Pittsburgh’s most collaborative, cooperative and interactive community of technology professionals.
An exclusive event group for early-stage, investable tech startup founders in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Entrepreneurs Forum
Their mission is to serve the Pittsburgh entrepreneurial community by connecting people through events focused on different facets of the region’s entrepreneurial development.
Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association (PVCA)
The PVCA fosters the growth of venture capital and businesses in western PA through educational, investment and networking programs and events.
A non-profit organization for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs, we foster entrepreneurship through networking, education, funding and mentoring.
Women in Technology Pittsburgh
WIT PGH offers a fresh new take on the #womenintech movement and continues to authentically build connections with folks from all ages and industry backgrounds in order to create and retain a pipeline of strong talent.
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