Teachme – an app which allows its user to have access to a unique private database of videos pertaining to a specific activity in their sport or field of interest, uploaded by the coach or instructor.
Presenter: Kevin Danaher (Pictured left, LinkedIn
), Jennifer Hogan (Pictured center, LinkedIn
), Firmin Alexander (Pictured right, LinkedIn
Major Buzz – an app creation company launching their first product targeting the college student market.
Presenters: Justin Lee (Pictured left, LinkedIn
), Raheema Robinson (Pictured center, LinkedIn
), and Bradley Nwosu (Pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the May 4, 2016 Event:
O’Malley’s Oven – Specialty bakery offering gluten free pastries and desserts.
Presenter: Melanie O’Malley (LinkedIn
Conversation Driver – Helping B2B companies increase the number of meaningful conversations sales representatives have daily by 4-10x.
Presenters: Alexander Gutin (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Alexey Gutin (pictured right, LinkedIn
), and Ethan Bloomfield (not pictured, LinkedIn
Amparo – Redefining prosthetic care in developing nations using a human-centered design.
Presenter: Matthew Dion (LinkedIn
Presented at the April 6, 2016 Event:
Mountain Ridge Adventure – a new Treetop Challenge Course located in the Capital District where you can experience the excitement of traversing through trees up to 75′ in the air and zip lining over our 500’x100’x50′ deep gorge, all located 1,100′ above sea level.
Presenter: Michael Cellini (LinkedIn
Moo Plans – Revolutionizing on-campus and off-campus catering though community-source meal planning.
Presenter: Wesley Sherow (LinkedIn
Recruit Registry Inc. – connecting college coaches to potential recruits throughout the country. Finding information on potential recruits is very difficult- we solve that problem.
Presenter: Chad O’Donnell (LinkedIn
I518 – Early stage incubation program
Presenter: Matt Grattan
Presented at the March 2, 2016 Event:
Brightboard LLC – Crowdsourcing website for facilitating medical innovations through peer based collaboration, evaluation,education and investment.
Presenters: Allen Carl (LinkedIn
), Christian DiPaola (pictured, LinkedIn
Lately – Organize all your online and off-line marketing information into one place, giving you the whole picture in a way that’s easy to understand and take advantage of.
Presenter: Kate Bradley (LinkedIn
Windrush – Windrush solves the problem that every business faces today, communicating with data is hard. Windrush is a platform that allows businesses to produce beautiful and compelling online data driven stories with ease.
Presenter: Taylor Zorman (LinkedIn
Odd Networks – Make it easy for you to develop and publish exciting and engaging video applications for mobile and TV connected devices.
Presenters: Clarke Foley (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Brian Corrigan (pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the February 3, 2016 Event:
Truxx – is like Uber meets U-Haul, we connect people who need to move stuff with people who own pickups or vans.
Presenter: Carlos Suarez
SkyTubeLive – the site for live streaming drone videos, providing a web platform where users can find and watch currently available live aerial video, clearly organized by location and displayed by map, as well as mobile apps to make the streaming process user friendly and easy.
Presenter: Brian Barris (LinkedIn
Troy Innovation Garage – an entrepreneurial ecosystem being launched in Downtown Troy in 2016 that features 10,000 feet of open and private co-working space and incubator programming.
Presenter: Tom Nardacci
9 Miles East – dedicated to making it easy for busy people to enjoy healthy food.
Presenter: Gordon Sacks (LinkedIn
Upstate Concierge Medicine – is a turnkey telemedicine solution that connects patients to local doctors using every day technology like phone, video, text and email.
Presenter: Keith Algozzine (LinkedIn
Presented at the December 2, 2015 Event:
Telelingo – The next generation speech centric telematics and mobile learning company leveraging Natural Language Processing and AI capabilities.
Presenter: Roberto Sicconi (pictured left, LinkedIn
) Maggie Styś (pictured right, LinkedIn
Jowl – Simplified community software for effective engagement between brands and their users.
Presenters: Quinn Cully (pictured left, LinkedIn
) Devon Bernard (pictured right, LinkedIn
Miobox – Providing a personal campus chef experience through your smart phone.Providing a personal campus chef experience through your smart phone.
Presenter: Chris Peng (LinkedIn
) Bryan Dieudone (LinkedIn
Pick My Solar – an online solar marketplace connecting homeowners to qualified solar installers.
Presenter: Chris Blevins (pictured left, LinkedIn
) Max Aram (pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the November 4, 2015 Event:
Enable Labs – delivering high performance, robust, quality web and mobile apps.
Presenter: Mark Menard (LinkedIn
Daydream.io – is a lightweight, intuitive, mobile VR platform for anyone with a smartphone.
Presenter: V Owen Bush (LinkedIn
Momentum Mechanics – uses relentless innovation to develop comprehensive police and military response technology.
Presenter: Adam Ware (LinkedIn
Presented at the October 14, 2015 Event:
expex, inc. – an automated accounts payable system & big company purchasing power.
Presenter: Anthony Lombardo
Double Ds – a line of inexpensive bras for Kenyan women, in the sizes Kenyan women wear, in the color of their skin.
Presenter: Stella Langat (LinkedIn
WorkOrder.es Inc. – a mobile work order ticketing service for Landlords & Property Managers.
Presenter: Chris Thompson (LinkedIn
AllStolen – affordable, premium streetwear taking cues from high fashion & sportswear.
Presenters: Elizabeth Worgan (LinkedIn
), Dave Florence
Presented at the September 2, 2015 Event:
Up In Your Business – connecting colleges and communities with a mobile app featuring where to shop and dine.
Presenter: Maya McNulty (LinkedIn
– Providing warmth and inspiration for children when they need it most. For every 100% organic cotton, made in the USA blanket that is purchased, one is donated to a child in need.
Presenter: Zac Halloran
heynay – enabling neighbors to rent everyday items among one another.
Presenter: William Noto (LinkedIn
Node40 – provides digital currency “savings accounts” to customers who purchase, hold and trade digital currency
Presenter: Perry Woodin (LinkedIn
New Ed Inc – a web engagement platform for educational institutions
Presenter: Craig Maslowsky (LinkedIn
Presented at the June 3, 2015 Event:
Legacy Media LLC, Latertalk.com – creating “legacy media” for those subscribers who wish to provide their family, relatives and friends with predefined and authentic messaging via text, video/photos and audio for individual and generational use.
Presenter: Don McPhee (LinkedIn
IRWise Imaging – provides preventive health discovery services using an advanced infrared imaging technology that is 100% safe and is uniquely able to detect any inflammation and potential cancerous activity at an early stage.
Presenter: Muhammad Jamil, Ph.D.
Xlerate Technologies – Intelligent battery and power management systems that create performance improvements in light electric vehicles and consumer electronics
Presenter: Dave Rich (LinkedIn
Presented at the May 6, 2015 Event:
DrivOns – a mobile application company that combines location aware services with mobile advertising. We provide businesses with the location-based technology tools they need to drastically enhance their marketing strategies, promotional programs and customer loyalty.
Presenter: Antonio Chabrier (LinkedIn
Semi-Lux, Inc. – a clothing company that caters to busy people where the spend their time….at the office. We bring our 300 sq ft mobile showroom to office parks, businesses, homes and functions to assist quality-seeking professionals with their shopping needs. All products are American made.
Presenter: Heather Dwyer (LinkedIn
Margination – a non-profit organization working to create a roadmap for just, inclusive local economies and find a solution to the insecurity and isolation facing a growing number of Americans.
Presenter: Jesse Marshall (LinkedIn
Presented at the April 1, 2015 Event:
Howdeco – a B-to-C platform from which suppliers such as interior designers, home builders, realtors, furniture manufacturers and retailers can interact with homeowners using our 3D technologies.
Presenter: Wayne Chen (LinkedIn
Illium VR – developing a line of highly advanced virtual reality controllers and systems to revolutionize the way we physically interact with games.
Presenter: Sebastian Sarbora (LinkedIn
ThermoAura Inc. – uses nanotechnology to unleash the potential of thermoelectrics for transformative solid-state cooling and heat-to-electricity generation.
Presenter: Rutvik Mehta (LinkedIn
Learn Blitz – a rapid learning platform that builds knowledge and reduces memory loss allowing users to recall material when desired.
Presenter: Christopher Morrison
Somml Health – enables hospitals and providers to track and engage patients with meaningful, actionable information.
Presenter: David Wood (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Kurt Lozier (pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the March 4, 2015 Event:
Wise Labs – connects experienced scientists and engineers to businesses and investors to commercialize inventions and solve tough technical challenges.
Presenter: Jon Glass (LinkedIn
Glibble – a career services social network designed to assist colleges and training institutions’ placement services.
Presenter: Jason Matthews (LinkedIn
ConSENSus Technologies – empowers enterprises by transforming data into actionable insights. By leveraging the capabilities of artificial intelligence, we enhance communication between people and technology.
Presenter: Alexandra Hudak (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Adam Klich (pictured right, LinkedIn
ToneTree creates unique computer music interfaces, revolutionizing the way we interact with the world.
Presenter: Brian Cook (LinkedIn
Presented at the February 4, 2015 Event:
Ener-G-Rotors, Inc. commercializing the ORCA™, a revolutionary appliance that economically converts low temperature heat to carbon free electricity for as little as 1.5 cents per kWh, representing a breakthrough in heat to power technologies.
Presenter: Scott Gold (LinkedIn
EnerMat-Tech working on an all-carbon lithium ion battery configuration that is four times lighter with twice the energy density and thirty times the power density while simultaneously facilitating a significant reduction in the cost.
Presenters: Rahul Mukherjee (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Eklavya Singh (pictured right, LinkedIn)
StoriedBoards – a vintage reclaimed lumber retailer that is expanding its product lines into fireplace mantels.
Presenter: Tyler Russell (LinkedIn
Voom – a multi-platform wellness program designed to combat the sedentary nature of the work day.
Presenters: Dr. Gregory Soltanoff (pictured left LinkedIn
), Emily Soltanoff (pictured right LinkedIn
ChugaChaga – a health & wellness company making teas, soaps, and supplements out of the superfood known as Chaga.
Presenters: Luke Evans (pictured left LinkedIn
), Marc Iskander (pictured right LinkedIn
Presented at the December 3, 2014 Event:
Lightfeed – A wearable electronic sensor which spectrally resolves a user’s ambient light exposure, enabling researchers to study the effects of ambient light on human circadian function.
Presenter: Theo Pak (LinkedIn
PageBlank – makes it simple and affordable for your business to have amazing design across all your marketing materials.
Presenter: Hammad Ghuman (LinkedIn
Pack Flow Concepts is an innovative product storage and automation system has been designed to address the changing needs for robotic order picking and packing found in today’s warehouses.
Presenter: Steve Derby (LinkedIn
LeetSystems CyberSecurity – focuses primarily on assisting organization to secure themselves using the benefits of offensive security and penetration testing.
Presenter: Tyler Wrightson (LinkedIn
HR Resolved – leverages today’s virtual environment offering human resource services with a balance of in-office presence & real time/all the time availability, as a retained partner or a la carte service provider from their New York headquarters.
Presenters: Katie Tansey (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Bill Tansey (pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the November 5, 2014 Event:
Cinch Men’s Wear – a men’s clothing retailer that also provides subscription box service where stylists hand-select outfits to meet customers needs and tastes.
Presenter: Samuel Gonzalez
COAST Designwear – brings a fresh new approach to the industry, offering unique frames made from exotic hardwoods.
Presenters: Glenn Rothwell (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Mark Olivier (pictured right, LinkedIn
Roamplate – helps restaurants broadcast their best, seasonal, creative, local, and most importantly, “off-menu” dishes to our area’s dining out crowd.
Presenter: Zack Vogel (LinkedIn
Empire Windrush – helps publishers build better visuals to make their content more engaging and interactive.
Presenters: Riley Alsman (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Max Walker (pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the September 3, 2014 Event:
ChannelEyes – A channel acceleration platform for vendors, manufacturers and distributors to connect with their partners.
Presenter: Jay McBain (LinkedIn
Embedit – An electronics development platform that allows your software to interact with the physical world in a way that emphasizes power and flexibility.
Presenters: Robert Barron (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Brian Bradley (pictured right, LinkedIn
Mad Glory – new service -Kalamari is a multi-site, multi-outlet, cloud hosted content platform for publishers which allows them to store and distribute content to numerous campaigns.
Presenters: Clarke Foley (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Brian Corrigan (pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the June 11, 2014 Event:
Goyal Abraham Robotics – creates robots sports venue maintenance. Their Robotic Tennis Court Squeegee solves the problems introduced by water left sitting on tennis courts
Flitti – a website that helps its users gamify their daily positive actions with a points system that holds monetary value in an online marketplace. Rewarded actions fall into fields such as education, community service, fitness, and environmental responsibility.
Presenter: Hunter Fortuin (LinkedIn
Vital VIO – a biomedical and lighting design company focused on manipulating light to address real world problems. Their current products offer the benefits of passive decontamination for environmental safety from microorganisms, to drastically reduce costs for hospitals.
Presenter: James Peterson (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Colleen Costello (pictured right, LinkedIn
Patriot Flow Controls – is an early stage start-up developing remotely controlled water delivery systems. The initial product will defend buildings in the path of wild fires in the absence of people at the site.
Presenter: Daniel Sharron
getOUT4 – A cause marketing platform that gives businesses an alternative to discounting and helps nonprofits raise money.
Presenter: Jason Kuruzovich (LinkedIn
Presented at the May 7, 2014 Event:
Chequed.com – enables predictive talent selection through the use of pre-employment assessment tools, connecting talent selection to business results.
Presenter: Greg Moran (LinkedIn
Resumazing – is an automated web service which uses machine learning to bundle resume building and headhunting into one powerful and synergistic platform.
Presenter: Kevin Lyman (LinkedIn
Open Campus – matching students to resume-building projects in the NY Capital Region and beyond.
Presenters: Marcella Jewell (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Ezra Levy (pictured right, LinkedIn
Clipcentric – removes the cost and complexity barriers typically associated with rich media and video advertising production. Produce dynamic and compelling rich display advertisements in-house, with the confidence that your ads will perform as intended across all platforms and devices.
Presenter: Shawn Pokorny (LinkedIn
Noom – Noom’s scientifically proven behavior change programs take the uncertainty out of creating a healthier lifestyle, reliably delivering health outcomes.
Presenters: Saeju Jeong (pictured left, LinkedIn
), Artem Petrakov (pictured right, LinkedIn
Presented at the April 2, 2014 Event:
Dumbstruck – Application to capture reactions to messages you send from your mobile device.
Presenter: Peter Allegretti (LinkedIn
SmartKids NY – A classroom visiting series introducing elementary students to new technologies through hands-on demos, experiments and field trips led by young entrepreneurs.
Presenter: Peg Zokowski (LinkedIn
Vistex Composites – A disruptive technology for the manufacture of advanced thermoset and thermoplastic composite materials.
Presenter: Casey Hoffman (LinkedIn
Make It Private – A secure online communication tool used for protecting one’s privacy.
Presenter: Laben Coblentz (LinkedIn
Rollio – A mobile utility tool and an analytics based web-app for client meetings and business trip optimization
Presenter: Jake Soffer (LinkedIn
Presented at the March 5, 2014 Event:
– Collect, organize, and expand what you know with easy, powerful ways to save webpages, add images and files, even entire websites to collections you create.
Presenter: John Schroeder (LinkedIn
– Double the revenue of peak-shaving energy storage systems by selling their spare capability into the frequency regulation market.
Presenter: Will Gathwright (LinkedIn
WorkOrder.es – A real estate software startup that enables landlords and tenants to submit, assign, track, and complete work orders for the physical world.
Presenter: Chris Thompson (LinkedIn
Presented at the January 28, 2014 Event:
Rocket Docket – Legal software for attorneys, paralegals and other law office staff, get paperwork off your desk fast and efficiently.
Presenter: David Brickman (LinkedIn
FixT – First-level employee technical support, from software to hardware, mobile to desktop
Presenter: Craig Skevington (LinkedIn
Actasys Inc. – An active flow control device to be used for ground vehicles in order to reduce their aerodynamic drag and ultimately increase their fuel efficiency
Presenter: Daniele Gallardo (LinkedIn