RPI’s Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship focuses on customer validation when training student entrepreneurs to build companies with customers. Learn about RPI success story, Timmy Oh, Founder of VARA Firearm Security.
IgniteU NY brought six local startups together to speak about due diligence. The workshop was led by UNY50’s David Wojeski of Wojeski & Co, and Matthew Wagoner of The Wagoner Firm. First lesson? Due diligence is not and should not just be a one-sided investigation.
To Advance Saratoga, the Saratoga Economic Development Corporation set priority initiatives including attracting and retaining corporate headquarter and innovators along with the investment, jobs and wages they create. Please find news of two projects where Capital District entrepreneurs are expanding their capacity to grow here.
TEN helps startups and exciting small businesses by using instructors who are current and relevant – leading successful companies today and sharing expertise and first-hand experience. Now under a new program – TEN 201 – entrepreneurs will receive a combination of intensity and camaraderie from peers and experts. Applications are open.
NextGen Healthcare has completed the acquisition of of EagleDream Health Inc., a cloud-based analytics company that drives meaningful insight across clinical, financial and administrative data to optimize practice performance. EagleDream Health is headquartered in Rochester, NY. The acquisition was approximately $26 million.
A fledgling idea, born during an airport layover and cultivated with the help of Colgate’s Thought Into Action Entrepreneurship Incubator, landed a recent alumnus on the two-hour season premiere of ABC’s Shark Tank.
The Electronic Gaming Federation (EGF) is partnering with the Connecticut Association of Schools (CAS) to bring esports to high schools across their state. Connecticut will be the first state to join EGFH, EGF’s national high school esports league, ahead of the league’s Spring 2018 launch.
Once this year’s IgniteU NY summer program came to a close, we sat down with our two interns, Richard and Jason, to learn about their key takeaways from their experience this summer. Here’s what they had to say.