The Catbird Seat is a certified business incubator in Oklahoma. It began as a partnership between the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) and the Small Business Development Center. After years of proven success helping Oklahoma businesses launch and grow, The Catbird Seat is now affiliated exclusively with the University’s Customized Education department.

Why the name?

“The catbird seat” is a phrase used to describe an enviable position, often in terms of having the upper hand or greater advantage. The combination of being in the right space with the support and advice of the UCO Customized Education team puts your business into that great position.


The Catbird Seat is a member of the Oklahoma Business Incubator Association