Ibero Business Center

IBC provides business financing and bilingual business training for minority and women-owned enterprises since 1979.


Ibero Business Center is co hosted by Ibero-American Action League, Inc and Ibero American Investors Corporation. Since 1979, IBC has been providing bilingual business training and business financing to minority and women owned enterprises. Located across WNY, each center invites aspiring Minority Women Business Enterprises to join a business cohort to guide them toward success. Cohort participants will complete business plans, network with other entrepreneurs and business consultants, and complete financial aid packages to help grow their businesses.

Services Provided

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator
  • Incubator

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Demographic and Census Data
  • Diversification
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Identification and Research of Foreign Markets
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development

Events and Community Building

  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals
  • Pitch Events

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Angel Investment
  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Debt Funding
  • Equity Funding
  • Government Funding
  • Grant Funding
  • Insurance Requirements
  • Loans
  • Matching Funds
  • Microloans

Marketing and Sales

  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research
  • Student Marketing Projects


  • Formal Mentoring Programs
  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Peer Mentoring

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Board Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Technical Services

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Hispanic Business


  • Retail Space

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes


  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Marketing Plan Training
  • Online Courses and Videos
  • Startup Classes
Primary Contact
Agustin Rodriguez
817 E Main St
Rochester, NY 14605
(585) 256-8900 Ext: 125