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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 1/26/22

Deals, News & Events for the Upstate Capital Investment Community 



UPSTATE CAPITAL NEWS

Upstate Capital’s President and CEO, Noa Simons, sat down with Techstars Foundation’s Director, Angela Madura for a conversation around the partnership between the New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) and the Accelerate Equity program. Noa said, “Access to the Techstars network will be a game-changer for the NYBPC and all participants. The access to a much bigger and broader network of mentors, accelerators, and founders will give our participants more value. The alignment of our brands will provide much broader visibility for the NYBPC nationally and globally. The financial support will help us continue to build a stronger, more inclusive, and more impactful platform for emerging entrepreneurs.”


VENTURE + GROWTH

YUVO HEALTH RAISES $7.3M IN SEED ROUND OF FUNDING

Yuvo Health, a NYC-based, tech-enabled administrative and managed-care solutions company, has raised $7.3 million in a seed round. The company will leverage the new financing to expand their downstate NY program for community health centers, develop proprietary technology tools, and strengthen partnerships in the greater NY area and other key markets.

BUFFALO BRIDGE: CURATED NEWS FROM LOCAL STARTUP FOUNDERS

Curious about startups and/or VC in the Western New York area? Join the Buffalo Bridge email list for a weekly curation of resources, opinions and insights from local startup founders straight to your Inbox. Long Live Buffalo!


PRIVATE EQUITY + M&A

BUFFALO-BASED WALKABOUT WORKPLACE SOLD TO NEXGEN VIRTUAL OFFICE

Walkabout Workplace, an all-in-one digital workplace solution, has been sold to NEXGEN Virtual Office. Walkabout Workplace helps remote teams be more engaged and effective by giving them a three-dimensional online workplace.

RAI ARCHIBOLD TO BE PANELIST AT JAN 21 “ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 2022” EVENT

Rai Archibold, Managing Director of the Schwartz Heslin Group, an Albany-based firm that specializes in management consulting and investment banking, will be a panelist at the Janaury 21 event, “Economic Outlook 2022.” The event is hosted by the Albany Business Review and will feature local and national experts discussing their economic forecasts for the upcoming year.


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2022 Annual Awards Deal Nominations

November 16, 2022

2022 Annual Awards Deal Nominations


Upstate Capital announces the 7th Annual Awards Ceremony – Deal of the Year nominees representing Upstate NY companies. Check out the nominees for award categories designated by investment stage: seed, venture capital, growth equity, private equity, and exit.

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Middle-Market Private Equity + M&A Update – Q3 2022

November 1, 2022

Middle-Market Private Equity + M&A Update – Q3 2022


The Middle-Market PE + M&A Update is a quarterly publication for the Upstate NY deal-making community, presented by the Upstate Capital Association of NY and The Bonadio Group,

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/26/22

October 26, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/26/22


Send your nominations for the Annual Awards Celebration by October 31st! Nominate a client company and associated transaction, a colleague, or even your own successful deal. Multiple entries are encouraged.

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Event Recap – Invest NY: Climate Tech

October 24, 2022

Event Recap – Invest NY: Climate Tech


Over 100 people gathered at the University at Albany’s ETEC Center on October 19 for Invest NY: Climate Tech. The event was part of the Invest NY series, sponsored by NYSTAR and NYSERDA and produced by Upstate Capital, designed to highlight innovation in various industries across New York.

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/19/22

October 19, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/19/22


Send your nominations for the Annual Awards Celebration by October 31st! Nominate a client company and associated transaction, a colleague, or even your own successful deal. Multiple entries are encouraged.

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/13/22

October 13, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/13/22


Last Call to Register for Invest NY: Climate Tech at the University at Albany’s ETEC Center. Meet more than 30 startups, venture-backed CEOs, investors, and keynote with Dr. Bill Acker talking about the future of energy storage. Join us in-person and online!

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/5/22

October 5, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/5/22


Should you or someone you know be recognized at the Annual Awards Celebration? Nominations are open now through October 31 for capital providers, companies, and people in the industry.

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Event Recap – 2022 Buffalo Private Equity Summit

September 28, 2022

Event Recap – 2022 Buffalo Private Equity Summit


On Wednesday, September 21 through Thursday, September 22, 2022, Upstate Capital hosted the Buffalo Private Equity Summit in Buffalo, NY. This event featured panels with investors, dealmakers and M&A professionals, as well as opportunities to network. Wednesday began with invitation-only round table discussions with Michael Richter and Women in Leadership at Marcy Casino in Delaware […]

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 9/28/22

September 28, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 9/28/22


Invest NY: Climate Tech will be held at the brand new University at Albany ETEC on October 19. This year’s program will include a keynote presentation from Dr. William Acker.

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Event Recap – Accelerate Hudson Valley

September 22, 2022

Event Recap – Accelerate Hudson Valley


On Thursday, September 15, 2022, Upstate Capital partnered with Think Dutchess to host Accelerate Hudson Valley in Poughkeepsie, NY. This event featured conversations with local real estate investors building places to foster innovation, pitches from investor-ready startups raising capital,  along with insights from investors, business leaders, and professionals supporting the innovation economy.

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