START-Up Genesee

START-Up Genesee for new businesses and Entrepreneurs

START-UP Genesee 

Join the START-Up Genesee team at exciting events to learn more about early stage business planning, site or location assistance, access to capital, product development and much more.  Events are free to attend thanks in part to our generous sponsors.  

START-UP Genesee


2018 Events

June 21, 2018- Downtown Batavia Innovation 

July 25, 2018- GLOW Business Match Maker

August- Harvester Business Incubation

September- Commercialization Conference

October 18, 2018 - LeRoy Main Street Businesses - Photos

2018 Sponsors



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Business Assistance Partners

-      Beth Kemp, Director of the Batavia Business Improvement District

-      Tom Turnbull, Director of the Genesee Co. Chamber of Commerce

-      Sam Campanella, New York State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Business Advisor

-      Rachael Tabelski, Batavia Development Corporation 

-      Chris Suozzi, VP of Business and Workforce Development for the GCEDC

-      Reid Smalley, Director of The Best Center at Genesee Community College

-      Lina LaMattina, Director and Assistant Professor of Business at Genesee Community College

-      Jim Krencik, Director of Marketing and Communications for the GCEDC

-      Gregory Hallock, Director of Genesee Orleans Regional Arts Council (GO ART!)

-      Tom Mancuso of the Mancuso Business Development Group

-      Sam Vagg, LeRoy Business Council








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