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Online Customer Acquisition Series

Presented by Maisha Walker
March 23, 2017 (All day) to October 19, 2017 (All day)
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IRS Small Business Tax Workshops

Presented by the Internal Revenue Service.
January 25, 2017 (All day) to March 9, 2017 (All day)
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Autumn Adeigbo’s dream had been to become a clothing designer. Today, she has dressed Solange Knowles and her startup is gaining momentum.

Best's Library Center combines the time-honored Best's Insurance Reports in a single platform, allowing users to assess companies' financial strength, performance ratios and market segments.

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Directory for contact information of multinational companies. Uniworld merges two print directories into one online database: American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries and Foreign Firms Operating in the United States, and includes companies in over 200 countries and 20,000 industries. Note, if a company only has offices in one country, it is not included in this database.

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Uniworld merges two print directories into one online database: American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries and Foreign Firms Operating in the United States, and includes companies in over 200 countries and 20,000 industries. Note, if a company only has offices in one country, it is not included in this database.

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2016 Winners

  • 1st place        Reefill Inc. - Patrick Connorton, Jason Pessel, and Andrew Betlyon
  • 2nd place       The Lit Bar - Noelle Santos
  • 3rd place        Manhattan Mushroom Company - Christina Clark 
  • runner up       Urby Lifestyle LLC. - Jacqueline McCabe
  • runner up        Spoonable Spirits - Kellie Lipson


Read the press release about the winners!

2016 Finalists

  • Cooked Cards & Comics, Inc. – Scott Pere
  • Food Sin Fronteras – Evette Zayas
  • The LIT Bar – Noelle Santos
  • Manhattan Mushroom Company- Christina Clark
  • Newsbyte- Carlos Vassallo
  • Refill Inc. -  Patrick Connorton
  • Snaggletooth – Michelle Galvin
  • SPEIDR, Inc. –  Aaron Laroc
  • Spoonable Spririts, Inc. – Kelli Lipson
  • Urby Lifestyle, LLC. – Jacqueline McCabe

2015 Winners (Video)

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2014 Winners (Video)

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Read about the 2013 Winners and Finalists!

Video of the 2013 New York Start Up! Winners



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StartUP 2012 Winners and Finalists below:

First place $15,000 - Dwayne Samuel, R.N., Esq. and Jason Funes, JD for a business plan to create Curatio HCS, a full-service home health care agency in the Bronx.
Second place $7,500 Bernice Mast and Richard J. Becker for their plan to create Wheatless and Meatless, gluten-free vegan burger mixes and meal starters.
Third place 5,000 Rina Mansukhani and Christi Helsel for iEvoke, a plan to create a line of products that uses the powerful connection between scent and memory.
Runner-up : $1,500 Jean-Pierre Adechi of Wheelie
Runner-up : $1,500 Monica Sharma and Kim Nguyen of Runway Exchange

Read about the 2012 winners in Upstart Business Journal 


New York StartUp! 2012 Finalists:
Jean-Pierre Adechi
Case Carpenter
Regina Clark  
Kurt Franz
Rina Mansukhani
Bernice Mast
Dwayne Lloyd Samuel
Monica Sharma
Precious L. Williams, Esq
Shaunte L. Williams

2012 New York Start Up! Winners!

Read about the 2012 finalists.


Start UP! 2011 Competition - Read about 2011 winners. Link to list of 2011 winners and judges
View a list of the finalists for the 2011 competition.View a video of 2011 Winners (bottom of page) 

Watch a Video about 2010 winners (1st annual competition, 2010) 

New York Start Up Business Plan Competition 2011 Winners
October 5, 2011

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Business Boost: Social Media Marketing Series

Presented by John Crant and Charlie Conard.
January 18, 2017 (All day) to March 28, 2017 (All day)
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PrivCo is a premier resource for financial data on 900,000 private companies, non-publicly traded corporations, family-owned, private equity-owned, venture-backed & international unlisted companies. Library users must create an account for use in the library only, with their name and email address to access PrivCo, and monthly account limits will apply. This database may be accessed at SIBL only, on library computers, not through Wi-Fi.  

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