Entrepreneur Resources

REV Ithaca Startup Works

Rev: Ithaca Startup Works is a business incubator and workspace in Ithaca, NY. They offer business mentorship, workspace, and startup resources for any new or growing business that will create jobs in the community.

Cayuga Venture Fund

A venture capital team interested in investing in startups located in Upstate NY and NYC at various stages across a wide range of industries.  They invest in companies that excite the team.

Southern Tier Capital Fund of New York

A venture capital and pre-venture capital investment fund operated by the investor members within the fund under the guidance of a Managing Director.  Their mission is to invest in the very best startups, to return capital to investors and to promote the development of the entrepreneurial ecosystem within the Southern Tier Region.

Entrepreneurship at Cornell

The gateway to everything entrepreneurial at Cornell University.  Entrepreneurship at Cornell is a diverse, university-wide program working to finds and foster the entrepreneurial spirit across all colleges and fields of study.

Kevin M. McGovern Family Center for Venture Development in the Life Sciences

The McGovern Center’s program focuses on accelerating research/development of its client companies’ technology/products, validating its client companies’ business plans, and strengthening its client companies’ management teams.

Tompkins County Area Development (TCAD)

Tompkins County Area Development (TCAD) focuses on economic development in Tompkins County. They strive to create a supportive environment for entrepreneurship and business development.

New York Small Business Development Center

New York Small Business Development Center (NYSBDC) provides small business owners and entrepreneurs in New York with the highest quality, pro-bono, confidential business counseling, training, and business research.

Southern Tier Start Up Alliance

The STSA organizes workshops and programming throughout the region for entrepreneurs and budding entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs-in-Residence provide 1:1 mentoring to entrepreneurs and startups in the region. Member startups at the STSA’s partner incubators may also qualify to receive tax benefits through the NYS Innovation Hot Spot program.