Upstate Capital is hosting Venture NY, a conference that includes the Venture NY Startup Showcase on May 6, 2021, and the NYBPC Finals on May 7.
Venture NY Startup Showcase: This pitch event is produced in partnership with 43North, GENIUS NY, 76 West, Grow NY and Luminate. Featuring some of the fastest-growing startups from across New York, this event features quick pitches and plenty of opportunities for group and 1-1 networking.
New York Business Plan Competition Finals: The NYBPC, Upstate Capital’s annual intercollegiate competition with 500+ students, 60+ colleges and universities across all 10 regions of New York compete for recognition, prize money, and opportunities to make connections with business and industry. The regional semifinals are hosted by local partner colleges and universities, and the top teams from each of the 10 regions advance to the final round of the statewide competition on May 7, 2021.
This virtual workshop will benefit anyone wanting to get their business up and running quickly!
This intensive 20 hour, virtual workshop* will be taught over a 3 day period on May 11 , 13, and 18 from 9:00AM – 4:30PM each day.
Topics will include:
– Business Plan Development
– Hiring Employees
– Financial Management
– Business Financing Options
– Social Media
This workshop will be taught by a certified New York State Small Business Development Center (NYS SBDC) Business Advisor, and includes a variety of presenters who are all experts in different facets of small business start-up. View the presenters list HERE: http://www.onondagasbdc.org/fast-track.html
If you would like to start a restaurant or a food truck, have been doing some catering, selling at a Farmers Market or are operating out of a commercial kitchen and would like to step up your business game, this is the program for you!
The SBDC is offering a two-part training on how to successfully navigate and expand your food industry business and stop leaving money on the table!
If you are a new restaurant owner (<5 years) and would like to increase your bottom line, this is the program for you!
The SBDC is offering a two-part training on how to identify critical factors, how to create and interpret reports to make changes to go from just surviving to taking money home.