The Youngstown Business Incubator has a new partnership with Manufacturing and Growth Advocacy Network, and the two are looking to help local manufacturers.

In a release, the two entities say they will provide support in adoption and development of new technologies within their businesses.

"MAGNET is excited to deepen our partnership with YBI as we jointly serve manufacturers in Northeast Ohio with services focused on additive technology, supply chain, and Industry 4.0," said Mike O'Donnell, the Vice President of Operations of MAGNET. "Our organizations have successfully collaborated for years and this next step in our relationship will allow us to offer even greater impact for manufacturers in MAGNET's 24 county region.

MAGNET is a non-profit that specializes in manufacturing growth.

"We are thrilled to have the opportunity to partner with them to increase our impact with manufacturers across the region," said Barb Ewing, YBI's CEO.

To learn more about the partnership and how the two services can aid manufacturers, visit