“Remember: the entrepreneurs need to be the leaders.” –Brad Feld


We are launching this program as an outgrowth of the Severino Center, but we need your help. True success and growth will only be possible through the direct involvement of a community of entrepreneurs.


If you’d like to present your startup at our next meetup, please use the form on this page to sign-up, thanks!

For a list of our past presenters, click here.


Helpers From The Entrepreneur Community


newprofile_squareJason Kuruzovich | LinkedIn
Director of the Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship
Associate Professor of Information Systems, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship
The Lally School of Management
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

@JasonKuruzovich (Twitter)

Anthony DeBonisAnthony DeBonis | LinkedIn – Presenters’ Coach

Partner & Head of Application Development at Troy Web Consulting




Esther Vargas | LinkedIn – Presenters’ Coach

Director, Emerging Ventures Ecosystem at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute




Mark Poskanzer l LinkedIn – Presenters’ Coach

Director, Sales & Marketing at Troy Web Consulting



Kelly Reardon-Sleicher | LinkedIn
– Event Coordinator and Presenters’ Coach

Senior Program Administrator, Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute