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Entrepreneurship is Thriving at SU - Winners of NYBPC

Student ventures that are part of the Blackstone LaunchPad at Syracuse University, and the LaunchPad itself, have accomplished an incredible amount in just 12 months - placing first in four of six categories in the recent New York Business Plan Competition. ...

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Marnie LaVigne: Driving Force Behind Upstate NY"s Venture Economy

Marnie is the President of Launch NY, and on the Board of Directors for the Western NY Venture Association. In 2016, Marnie was honored with an Ecosystem Champion award for her contributions to Upstate's entrepreneurial community. In an exclusive interview, Marnie spoke about startup resources available through Launch NY, and the success of the organization's new seed fund, which has already invested in 10 companies...

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