Central New York is fertile soil for startups.

The Tech Garden is the Northeast's premier entrepreneurial ecosystem, providing comprehensive support for turning great ideas into high-growth businesses. Our unique approach fuses the best aspects of technology incubators and business accelerators, creating the ideal home for nurturing entrepreneurial visions.

For Entrepreneurs

Plant yourself here.

For Mentors

Unleash your inner entrepreneur.

For Investors

Fund better prepared businesses.

For Service Providers

Meet your future best clients.

A Trellis for better, faster growth

To help entrepreneurs focus their time, energy and resources on business growth, we provide the physical, educational, networking and capital formation support they need to accelerate success. Collectively, we call our programs, resources and facilities the Trellis.

In the Trellis, The Tech Garden’s educational and competitive programs connect entrepreneurs at all levels to collaborators, mentors and funding sources most applicable to their industries. Numerous resources surround startups with as-needed operational and technical talent to help them get farther faster. Our facilities give young companies affordable access to the physical amenities necessary for collaborating, meeting and entertaining.

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Clean Tech Center Graduates
Announcing three graduates from the Tech Garden's Clean Tech Center! The Clean Tech Center graduates include Cortland Research, Ephesus and Rapid Cure Technologies. The Clean Tech Center, a program of The …
Student Sandbox: Bike Safety App
2014 Syracuse Student Sandbox company, BikeRules, has developed an app and navigation system that links to a blinker system they designed with a goal to advance safety for bicyclists.  Jeremy Mingtao Wu, …
"Artists Telling Stories" Opening Reception

On Jul 24th

Join us for the opening reception for "Artists Telling Stories" this Thursday at The Tech Garden Art Gallery! All artwork tells a story.  This juried exhibit showcases 23 artists' work accompanied …