The 2018 Upstate Unleashed Conference gathered hundreds of entrepreneurial leaders for an unforgettable day. Attended by the top CEOs of Upstate NY’s fastest growing companies, and celebrating ecosystem champions across our region during a special Awards Luncheon.
Creating a region-wide startup ecosystem
Nasir Ali, Co-founder & CEO, Upstate Venture Connect (Central NY)
Richard Glaser, Creator, RocGrowth (Finger Lakes)
Bob Manasier, New Venture Manager, Innovate 518 (Capital Region)
Elisa Miller-Out, Founding Partner, Chloe Capital (Southern Tier)
Dan Miner, Reporter, Buffalo Business First (Western NY)
The following people and companies were honored with 2018 Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards.