Jennifer Sertl

2018 Unleashed - Winners & Speakers | Upstate Venture Connect

Upstate Venture Connect hosted over 450 entrepreneurs, investors and community leaders at the 2018 Upstate Unleashed Conference and Venture Ecosystem Awards. Guests traveled from Albany, Buffalo, Binghamton, Ithaca, Syracuse, Rochester and Utica to learn, celebrate and connect. This annual event aligns with UVC’s mission to create a region-wide startup ecosystem by connecting entrepreneurs to the people and resources needed to build great companies in Upstate NY. Here are your 2018 winners >

Husband and wife entrepreneurs, Justin and Emily Call, competed head to head at AFRL Commercialization Academy Demo Day. Both came out on top for their ventures – GoFigure and idoolocal. Here’s an exclusive interview on how Emily and Justin Call are running two high-growth ventures…while raising four children.