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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The Art of Sales Communication (Upcoming Course)
Want to learn how to gain greater control over your selling efforts so that you can increase your bottom line? Don’t miss this 6 week program: “The Art of Sales Communication, the …
Marketing Essentials for Entrepreneurs Series
Following the success of our summer workshop series, The Tech Garden is pleased to announce that the Marketing Essentials for Entrepreneurs workshop series will be held again beginning Tuesday, September …
UVANY Venture Forum: Syracuse Arunas Chesonis with Armory Square Ventures

On Sep 9th

Did you know that one of the most successful exits in recent past in all of New York State was led by an upstate  CEO?  Join Somak Chattopadhyay of Armory …