We pair each startup with business partners in banking, accounting, law, and more to strengthen your business from every angle.
Our partnerships with regional universities gives startups additional technical and business support and talent resources.
We help connect our startups with the partners you need. Our ability to forge strategic connections with and for you is what we do best.
UP TO 50K IN FUNDING
The UpTech Fund provides startups with an investment of up to $50,000.
Our mentors offer years of experience and crucial industry connections to help you succeed.
COMMITMENT TO SUCCESS
Our startups have secured nearly $3MM in follow-on funding. Once the program concludes, the Northern Kentucky office of the KY Innovation Network, steps in to continue offering you guidance.
LEAN LAUNCHPAD COURSE
Lean Launchpad is an intensive startup education program led by our program director, JB Woodruff.
Local entrepreneurs and startup-savvy professionals share stories, insights, and practical advice in this guest speaker series.
INVESTMENT AND FUNDING
UpTech co-founder Casey Barach leads the investment education and funding efforts.
Your big idea deserves a world-class mentor. We’ve got you covered.
Elizabeth M. Reeder
Elizabeth Reeder is an attorney with Adams, Stepner, Woltermann and Dusing. She advises UpTech participants on business and IP law…
“The entrepreneurial spirit is a gift that inspires others to become the best they can be. From passion and…
Paul H. Spitz
Paul is a business attorney, with a practice focused on startups and small businesses. He has more than 20 years…
Carol J. Ney practices IP law, especially in the areas of trademarks and licensing. She assists UpTech companies by providing…
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