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Rochester Nominees for 2017 Venture Ecosystem Awards

by Kerry Feltner | Rochester Business Journal Community members across Rochester have been nominated for the 2017 Ecosystem Awards, Upstate Venture Connect said. Upstate Venture Connect is a non-profit that aims to create a startup ecosystem for Upstate New York led by entrepreneurs. The organization received 120 submissions across the five awards categories this year. “We’re ready for another year of connecting entrepreneurs to investors and community builders. We’ll showcase...

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2016 Award Winners

Upstate Venture Connect (UVC) hosted the 2nd Annual Upstate Unleashed Conference and 2016 Venture Ecosystem Awards on September 16 at the Turning Stone Resort. 300 entrepreneurs, founders, mentors and investors from the startup community were in attendance coming from communities from Albany, Buffalo, Binghamton, Syracuse, Rochester and the Hudson Valley. Here are the five award categories, including winners and finalists!...

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12 UNY Startups Selected to Pitch National Investor Paul Singh

60 Startups Apply for Private Sessions with Paul Singh, Over 500 Startup Community Members Register to Network. As part the Upstate New York Tech Tour, national entrepreneur and investor Paul Singh will be scouting startups raising capital or in position to receive venture capital as he looks to expand his investor portfolio. He’ll also meet with hundreds of startup community members and angel investors to...

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Nonimate the leaders building Upstate's startup economy

UPSTATE, NY - (PRESS RELEASE) - Upstate Venture Connect (UVC) announced that nominations are now open for the 2016 Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards. This year’s Awards Luncheon will be preceded by a morning conference titled Upstate Unleashed. Nominations can be submitted online at http://uvc.org/Awards-Nominations. Early Bird registration is also open at 2016-Upstate-Unleashed-Awards.Eventbrite.com....

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