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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CenterState CEO Announces Six Teams Competing in The Germinator
CenterState CEO today announced the six teams that will compete in The Germinator, the region’s largest and most comprehensive annual business competition. On May 11, teams will each receive $10,000 …
Volu wins first place at the New York State Business Plan Competition
Volu, a Syracuse Technology Garden based company, provides an application that makes the volunteering cycle easier, faster, and more efficient. On April 24th Volu won first place and $10,000 at the New …
Linkedin 101

On Jun 4th

Learn the core features and functionality of LinkedIn to grow your professional network. We will explore the purpose of LinkedIn;  personal profile formatting;  strategies for connecting with professionals;  LinkedIn posts …