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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 6/8/22

Deals, News & Events for the Upstate Capital Investment Community 


Calling All Food and Agtech Innovators

NYSTAR and Upstate Capital present Invest NY: Future of Food on June 29 at the Culinary Institute of American in Hyde Park, NY. This event brings together members from established food and beverage companies, suppliers, investors, and dealmakers together with entrepreneurs and startups.


PE + M&A

Schwartz Heslin Group provided a 409A valuation analysis for Astro Digital US, Inc. for management and it’s advisors. Astro Digital designs and develops “micro” satellites to be used in a variety of applications that require long-term monitoring of geographical areas.


MEMBER NEWS

Chloe Capital commits $300K to Pittsburgh Tech Startups. Chloe Capital, a New York-based venture capital firm that invests in women-led technology companies, is excited to share the success of Invest In Women x Pittsburgh

Ted Janicki, Bank of America discusses his desicion to invest in the WNY Impact Investment Fund. Janicki said. “When Tom [Quinn] was explaining the fund to me, where not only does it invest in amazing local companies but it measures the impact they’re having, it really spoke to me as something that can have a positive impact.”

Upstate Capital member Launch NY brings Western New York native back to the region. Dustin Wilson, a Genesee County native, is returning to the area as program manager of Launch NY.


COMMUNITY NEWS

GENIUS NY extends application deadline to June 14th. GENIUS NY is looking for companies who are focused on uncrewed systems, IoT, big data and robotics. To apply and see program requirements visit, www.geniusny.com/about

Grow-NY is currently accepting applications from startups through July 1st. The Grow-NY competition attracts innovative, high-growth food and agriculture startups from across the globe and engages them in the region’s rapidly-growing startup ecosystem.


MORE UPSTATE CAPITAL NEWS

Registration is open for Invest NY: Future of Air and Space on July 14th at the Innovare Advancement Center presented by NYSTAR and Upstate Capital. This event highlights the air and space industry and innovation in Upstate New York.


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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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