It’s Big News for Our.News! The Upstate NY startup has successfully raised $100,000 in pre-seed funding. Our.News has also secured a strategic partnership with world-renowned pollster, John Zogby, to help the company bring its revolutionary news platform to the public.
StartFast Venture Accelerator announced that it has closed 3 follow-on investments in 2017, a record number for the firm. The companies financed include New York City based Electronic Gaming Federation (EGF), Canadian company Tunedly, and Buffalo based RepHike.
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.