thINC Vlog 11.29.16

Reading Time: 1 minute We’re going to try to continue to put out semi regular vlogs from now through the new year (not every day though) so you can see what some of the teams and entrepreneurs are working on as we barrel through the end of 2016. Today we talked about building a startup with students from HCCC,…

The Creation of One World Artisans

Reading Time: 1 minute The Mohawk Valley Resource Center for Refugees and the thINCubator has teamed up to create and deploy One World Artisans, an opportunity for refugee’s and newcomer entrepreneurs to get involved with the community, sell their artisanal goods and learn the fundamentals of operating a business by managing the One World Artisans cart. Refugees and newcomers…

thINC Tank – Original Grain

Reading Time: 1 minute Last week we had a chance to sit down with two Syracuse-area entrepreneurs (Eric Hinman and Chris Biley). They just opened a new restaurant in Armory Square called Original Grain and we loved their story because they don’t have tons of experience in the restaurant business, so we talked how you get into a business…

Talking with Technosafi – using SMS to grow public health education in Keny

Reading Time: 1 minute We sat down with Leonard Kilekwang and Andy Chen – two recent grads from Hamilton College that we’ve been working with to learn about their company, TechnoSafi. TechnoSafi is an SMS story-based public health education service that Andy and Leonard are building. They’ll be developing their beta product, test marketing and hopefully launching in Kenya…