May 21, 2019

Empowering Regional Investors to Make a Local Impact on the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Through the Fundamentals of Angel Investing Program

Launch NY, Buffalo Angels & Techstars team with Angel Capital Association and local and nationwide panelists to introduce new angels and accredited investors to funding startup companies

Buffalo, N.Y. – Launch NY, Upstate New York’s first and only venture development organization to provide pro bono mentoring and capital access to high-growth startups across the 27 westernmost counties of the state, is committed to connecting investors with promising entrepreneurs in Upstate NY who need seed and early stage capital. As an important step in engaging ever increasing numbers of funders in these Invest Local connections, Launch NY is taking the mystery out of what is known is angel investing. Through a collaboration with ecosystem partners, Angel Capital Association’s Fundamentals of Angel Investing Workshop has come to Western New York. The objective is to bring together new angels and accredited investors for a deep dive into the world of angel investing with panelists from Western New York, San Francisco, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Ontario and more.