Submitted by admin on November 17, 2015 - 1:34pm
The Knotel, a serviced office focused on growing companies and teams of entrepreneurs, has joined BIA/NYS as our newest member. Founded as an outgrowth of the teamwork platform Knotable, The Knotel's 25,000 square-foot site is located on W. 17th St. in Manhattan, with additional locations planned in the Financial District, NoHo, Long Island City, and beyond.
The founders of Knotel are Edward Shenderovich of Kite Ventures and Amol Sarva, a successful serial entreprneeur who founded Virgin Mobile USA and created the Peek smartphone. Knotel is the first commercial startup space of its kind to join our association, and we warmly welcome them to membership.
Submitted by admin on November 16, 2015 - 8:33pm
thINCubator, our member in downtown Utica, was profiled in a three-part series by WKTV focusing on specific examples of assistance rendered to local entrepreneurs who are ready to launch or to roll out local concepts nationally. The videos are available at thINCubator's blog entry or embedded here after the break.
Submitted by admin on November 16, 2015 - 8:21pm
On the occasion of its graduation into commercial office space, The Ithaca Voice published a letter of tribute to our member incubator Rev: Ithaca Startup Works, where the local online news site began operations just a year ago. The letter is very much worth reading for insight into the role that incubators play in small cities. It is available here.
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Our member The Griffiss Institute has rolled out a Job Board that will list local hiring opportunities offered by startups graduating from the Commercialization Academy that the incubtor runs in partnership with the Air Force Research Lab Information Directorate in Rome and Wasabi Ventures, a national firm. The first jobs listed are with VidFall, a shopping site that won a $25,000 judges' prize at the Commercialization Academy's Demo Day.
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Re-Nuble, a tenant/client of our member incubator Harlem Biospace, was profiled at InnovateLI because it is simultaneously receiving incubation support from the NYSERDA-supported Clean Energy Business Incubator Program (CEBIP) at Stony Brook University. According to the profile, Re-Nuble is converting food waste through anaerobic digestion into fertilizer designed specifically for hydroponic agriculture, providing a substitute for chemical fertilizers. Here is the Re-Nuble profile.