David Thiemecke

Digital Health Entrepreneur, Investor & Community Builder

David Thiemecke | UNY50 Leader & UVC Community ConnectorDavid believes that startups are the best way to sustainably transform our economy in Upstate NY and keep friends close.


He is the Co-founder and Vice President of Algonquin in Buffalo, NY in 1998, and went on with his partners to start more than ten other businesses since then.


Together, they launched the VCAMP Health Accelerator, which focuses on healthcare and wellness software startups.


David enjoys mentoring founders and serves on the board of Startup Grind Buffalo and Bright Buffalo Niagara.


He earned an Executive MBA from the University at Buffalo, and BS in Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. David is a proud Buffalo native.