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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 4/6/22

Deals, News & Events for the Upstate Capital Investment Community 


SETH LEVINE + ELIZABETH MACBRIDE: KEYNOTES AT VENTURE NY EVENT

Join Upstate Capital for a keynote conversation with the authors of “The New Builders: Face to Face with the True Future of Business”, Seth Levine, Founder and Managing Partner at the Foundry Group, and Elizabeth MacBride, a seasoned journalist. Seth and Elizabeth will be at Venture NY on April 27, in Syracuse and online.


VC + GROWTH

KLAW Industries has been selected from over 400 applicants to compete in the Rice University Business Plan Competition, the largest intercollegiate student startup competition. Upstate Capital members, Koffman Southern Tier Incubator, Binghamton University and The Shipley Center for Innovation at Clarkson University helped to develop KLAW’s venture.

CNYBAC client Aurie was awarded a $1M Phase II Small Business Innovation research grant. Coupled with their recent $1.5M funding round, the company will fast track R&D efforts towards regulatory submission and plan for a seed round raise this year.


PRIVATE EQUITY + M&A

David has been part of Upstate Capital for nearly two decades, as well as being a founder and managing partner at Bluehenge Capital Partners. Connect with him here to talk about capital for buyouts, acquisitions and growth.


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Are you running a startup in the food production, food processing, food science and agricultural technology industry? We want to meet you! Pitch your startup to investors interested in the sector at the event on June 29 at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park.

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Upstate Capital Announces 2023 Board of Directors

December 20, 2022

Upstate Capital Announces 2023 Board of Directors


The Upstate Capital Association of NY, the membership organization for private capital investors and transaction professionals across Upstate New York, has announced its 2023 Board of Directors.

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Upstate Capital Announces Winners of the 2022 Annual Awards

December 15, 2022

Upstate Capital Announces Winners of the 2022 Annual Awards


Upstate Capital hosted its 7th Annual Awards Celebration to celebrate the investment ecosystem across Upstate New York. The marquee event highlights the most interesting deals and most active dealmakers across the State in seed, venture, private equity and corporate finance. Over 100 companies and individuals were nominated from all across New York State for awards that recognize individuals and teams that build businesses and conduct transactions.

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2022 Annual Awards Award Winners

December 7, 2022

2022 Annual Awards Award Winners


Upstate Capital announces winners at the 7th Annual Awards Ceremony in Rochester for award categories designated by investment stage: seed, venture capital, growth equity, private equity, and exit.

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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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