Upstate Capital Annual Event

Annual Awards Celebration

WHEN: December 2023

WHERE: Rochester, NY

Join us in Rochester for the 8th Annual Awards Celebration hosted by the Upstate Capital Association of New York.

The 2023 Annual Awards Celebration will take place December 7 in Rochester.

Celebrate the most interesting deals and most active dealmakers across New York State in seed, venture, private equity and M&A. Companies and individuals will be recognized from all across New York State.


Who Will Be There?

The Annual Awards Celebration will be attended by more than 200 entrepreneurs, CEOs, executives, professional advisors, investors and capital providers.


Check back for ticket pricing.

Upstate Capital Members receive discounted tickets.

Sponsorship Packages

Email Noa Conger Simons, CEO & President of Upstate Capital, at or call (845) 204-8090 regarding sponsorship and participation.

The Annual Awards is one of my favorite Upstate Capital events every year. It’s wonderful to see all the activity throughout New York and to celebrate the accomplishments of so many people in the community.  

Randy Bianchi, Chairman of the Board

Upstate Capital’s Annual Awards celebrate the important work that people are doing in VC + Growth and PE + M&A. Every year, we recognize the people and the companies making impacts in communities across New York. Join 200+ people active in VC + Growth and PE + M&A in Upstate NY for Upstate Capital’s Annual Celebration, the marquee event celebrating the successes of our community.  

Past Events


2022 Annual Awards Celebration

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