UB's Downtown Gateway is home to the Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership, in the heart of a region where innovation is flourishing.
Taking Care of Business
The Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) recognizes and
supports the power of entrepreneurship to unlock human potential,
create jobs, inspire wealth and invigorate the greater Western New
York economy and community.
Advancing entrepreneurship is vital to invigorating the
university, the surrounding community and the greater Western New
York economy. The CEL provides an individualized and interactive
education in entrepreneurship. Designed by entrepreneurs and for
entrepreneurs, the CEL is based on proven principles, centered on
best and next practices and backed by the thought leadership of the
UB School of Management.
The Startup CEL program provides specialized support and
guidance to companies pursuing a business opportunity to help them
build more effective teams and better navigate the complex pathway
to commercializing their products, service or technology.