UNY50 Leadership Network Tag

Mark Oney - Rochester Business Journel

At UVC, we spend a lot of our time helping emerging entrepreneurs in Upstate communities find the people that can help them succeed. For the past year, however, a new trend seems to be coming together--experienced entrepreneurs from major tech hubs are rediscovering what a great place Upstate is to build out their teams!...

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CEO Survey Shows More Jobs For Upstate College Graduates | Upstate Venture Connect

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Kathryn Cartini, Upstate Venture Connect Phone: (978) 345-3288 Email: kathryn@uvc.org   Higher pay and rapid advancement retain talent in Upstate NY communities   Upstate, New York, May 15, 2019 -- The 3rd annual Upstate CEO Report, commissioned by Upstate Venture Connect, shows that fast-growing companies across our region have average salaries that are up to 60% higher than the average salary in a typical upstate metro area.   “Scalable...

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Crunchbase | Upstate Venture Connect

Armory Square Ventures raised a second fund of $31 million to invest in cities and towns in upstate New York. The firm, led by UNY50 member Somak Chattopadhyah will continue to focus investment efforts in Ithaca, Syracuse, Rochester and Buffalo. Crunchbase also references Upstate Venture Connect's CEO Survey, noting how startups in the region still need significant capital to scale adequately. Cheers to Somak and...

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