Mohawk Valley Mini Maker Faire Recap

We were really excited to have been a part of the first annual Mohawk Valley Mini Maker Faire which was held at SUNY POLY in Utica. There were so many interesting exhibitors and makers who were working with steel, robotics, wood, toothpicks, alternative transport, drones and that’s just to name a few. Ryan spent some…

See you at the Mohawk Valley Mini Maker Faire

Have you heard about the Mohawk Valley Mini Maker Faire!? Well, it’s happening this upcoming weekend, April 16th from 12pm to 4pm at SUNY Polytechnic Institute. It is FREE! You can register in advance and find more information here www.makerfairemohawkvalley.com What is it? In its simplest form, Maker Faire creates opportunities for conversations with Makers.…

Guest Post: Ladies Represent at thINC Cohort

What do an anthropologist, architect, chef, photographer, mom, and business advisor have in common? They’re my fellow female cohort participants at thINCubator for winter 2016. We’re joined by a teacher turned serial entrepreneur, a personal trainer, a medical specialist interested in organic juices, web-technology business owners, and other folks pursuing passion projects they hope will…

$25,000 Impact Opportunity Challenge

We’re very excited to be partnering with The Community Foundation and their corporate partners for their Impact Opportunity Challenge. They’ll be providing up to $25,000 in seed capital to an entrepreneur who wants to get their business idea off the ground or expand their existing business into one of four Utica neighborhoods (Downtown, Bagg’s Square,…

MESH Recap 02.10.16

Thanks to everyone who came out to our most recent MESH event and kicked off 2016 with a bang! About 50 Makers, Entrepreneurs, Students and Hackers took over the thINCubator to network, share ideas and hear pitches from two local CNY Startups- Universal Bookkeeper and Made In Utica. Check out some videos and photos from…