Early Stage Investments
that Propel Growth

UpVentures invests in early stage technology companies, primarily in Upstate NY but also NY metro, Silicon Valley and other locations where our relationships extend to help entrepreneurs start and grow companies.

ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY ZONES

UpVentures Opportunity Zone Fund has invested in four commercial and residential deals to date, in both Upstate NY and NYC Metro. If you are interested in learning more about Economic Opportunity Zones or would like to learn how to start your own Qualified Opportunity Fund (QOF), please apply to join our investor network.

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INVESTOR NETWORK

The UpVentures Investor Network (UIN) includes not only the dozen + fund relationships that we are active as Limited Partner and/or Advisors, but also hundreds of investors we have contact with through Upstate Venture Connect and corporate venture capital units.

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FUND RELATIONSHIPS

UpVentures is a Limited Partner in several seed and venture capital funds, with the intent of being able to serve as a reference for prospective investors or entrepreneurs who might be interested in working with one of these groups.

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Our Team

Our team is fully invested in helping our portfolio companies become industry leaders



Martin Babinec

Managing Director



Michael Sciotti

Venture Associate



Mike Krupit

Venture Partner