Press Releases

Upstate Venture Connect news and milestones
  • Rochester Nominees Announced 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.......

  • UVC Receives Over 120 Nominations for Venture Ecosystem Awards

    Join us on September 19, 2017 to celebrate the ecosystem builders creating Upstate NY's startup economy. Over 120 Venture Ecosystem Awards nominations received....

  • Nominations Open for 2017 Venture Ecosystem Awards

    Upstate Venture Connect (UVC) is excited to announce that nominations are now open for the 2017 Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards. Nominations can be submitted online at uvc.org/Awards-Nominations-2017....

  • UVC Launches First Upstate CEO Survey

    Upstate Venture Connect has launched the first ever Upstate CEO Survey to determine the economic footprint of high-growth businesses in our region. No systematic effort to determine the actual economic impact of these companies has yet to be conducted. Here's how you can participate....

  • Winners Announced for 2016 Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards

    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!...

  • Top Upstate NY CEOs Present High Tech Businesses

    UPSTATE, NY - (PRESS RELEASE) - Upstate Venture Connect (UVC) is excited to announce serial entrepreneur Tim Keenan, will be the keynote speaker for the 2016 Venture Ecosystem Awards on September 16 at the Turning Stone Resort....

  • Over 100 Community Builders Honored

    Upstate Venture Connect (UVC) is excited to announced over 100 nominations were submitted for the 2016 Venture Ecosystem Awards. Nominations represent ecosystem builders from all across Upstate NY throughout the five awards categories. View all nominees at http://uvc.org/Awards-Nominations....

  • 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 share his experience and help us move towards creating a sustainable venture economy in Upstate New York....

  • Paul Singh Visits Upstate in Search of Promising Startups

    Get ready UNY, serial entrepreneur and national venture capitalist Paul Singh is coming in Upstate New York as part of his Results Junkies North American Tech Tour to meet promising startups ready to get funded!...

  • Nominations Are Open for 2016 Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards

    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....

  • Entrepreneur VC Paul Singh to Tour Upstate NY Communities

    Serial entrepreneur and startup investor Paul Singh (500 Startups, 1776) will visit Upstate New York from August 15- 20, 2016. Singh will participate in a weeklong series of events hosted by UVC’s ecosystem partners. His itinerary will include discussions with founders, tech meetups, and Fundraising 101 sessions for investors. Those interested in meeting Paul can register at https://nvite.com/techtour16....

  • Upstate Expat Returns to Build Region’s Venture Ecosystem

    Kathryn Cartini has assumed the position of Director of Marketing and Communications at Upstate Venture Connect (UVC). She will be responsible for building campaigns and media relations to increase visibility of Upstate NY’s emerging tech ecosystem, strengthening startup community partnerships and promoting entrepreneur events across Upstate New York....

  • 2015: UVC Press Releases

    Here is a collection of press release on Upstate Venture Connect (UVC.org) news and events from 2015. ...

  • 2010-2014: UVC Press Releases

    Here is a list of press releases on Upstate Venture Connect (UVC.org) news and events from 2010 - 2014....