5 Minutes with ANCA

On Thursday I had a conversation with Caitlin from ANCA – the Adirondack North Country Association and they were in town running the 2015 Clean Energy Economy Conference at SUNY Poly. Their main mission is to focus on rural economic development through connecting entrepreneurs and farmers with programs, grants and initiatives that can create sustainable…

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MESH Kit Recap

On June 9th the thINCubator hosted the first in a series of networking events designed to connect Makers, Entrepreneurs, Students and Hackers (MESH). One of the common problems in our region is that there are young entrepreneurs who don’t know the makers, who don’t know the hackers, who don’t know the seasoned entrepreneurs, etc. To build…

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Creating the MESH

Central NY has some amazing talent. I’ve met people in the past 3 weeks who are working on high tech business ideas such as software platforms, UAVs (drones), apps, and computer modeling, as well as entrepreneurs looking to capitalize on brick and mortar retail, local services and their own lifestyle products. But I’ve also noticed…

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thINCubator adds Director to Drive Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Mohawk Valley

The thINCubator has hired Ryan Miller as its full-time Director to help develop business ideas from both student and community teams throughout the Mohawk Valley, and to help foster a culture of entrepreneurship. He will be the primary resource for connecting entrepreneurs with a diverse network of mentors, community members, resources, and programming that will…

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