Thank you for Voting!

The turnstone contest is over.  Though they did not publish the vote count on the site, we will find out the results at the end of the month, hopefully around May 31st.

No matter how the contest goes, we learned one really important fact.  You all care.  You, the fans and friends of #IncubateNYC, rose to answer the call for support.  You forwarded our video and mission to your networks, friends, family, and anyone who would listen.  You opened your hearts to our cause and support our mission.  For that, we are eternally grateful.

When people support us and put themselves and their brand on the line for us, we do not take that lightly here, and we wanted to take a moment and say thank you from the bottom of our hearts.  We hope to continue to give you a reason to believe in #IncubateNYC!

Best,
The #IncubateNYC Team

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Welcome Our New Teammate!

This summer, you may be seeing a new face #Incubating NYC along the team.  Mike Denklau, a JD/MBA student at Kellogg, will be spending part of his summer helping us build awareness of our movement across the City.  If you see him, give him a high five or at least a big hug!

You can find Mike on Twitter here, or email him at michael@incubatenyc.org

The movement is growing!  Let’s keep incubating the City to success!

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We Need Your Vote!

On the journey to build a tech incubator for all entrepreneurs, #IncubateNYC was selected from over 100 companies as one of the TOP 25 companies being considered to be given $25K in furniture from turnstone!

This is a huge accomplishment for the team and could have a big impact. #IncubateNYC was founded to support entrepreneurs, and if we win this contest, we can focus a lot more resources towards helping all you entrepreneurs instead of the buying furniture and decorations. A win for us means a win for you!

To win, we need your help:

1) Go here (http://contest.myturnstone.com/videos/?orderby=title) and watch the “IncubateNYC: Entrepreneurship for All” video
2) Vote for our video
3) Tell all of your friends!

We would love to be able to invest more in you – will you help us do that?

Best,
Team #IncubateNYC

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Vote and Get Salsa Lessons!

Cinco de Mayo happened.  Now you get salsa lessons!

Vote for #IncubateNYC here and get a chance to win free salsa lessons from Co-Founder Brian L. Shields, a man of many talents.

Viva la Incubacion!

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Developers – Looking for Extra Cash?

General Assembly is currently seeking instructors and teaching assistants for introductory and intermediate programs ranging from web development to computer science theory. If you ever wanted to teach but couldn’t fit it into a busy schedule this is a great opportunity. GA can make the schedule flexible to accommodate everything from 10 minutes/week to answer a student email to 10 hours/week of instruction, TA sessions, grading, or reviewing curriculum. GA can offer compensation by the hour (rate based on experience) or in-kind payment of access to GA classes. If interested fill out the TA Form and one of the Producers will be in touch shortly.

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Uptown 2.0: Crowdsourcing Ideas for New York’s Next Big Tech Neighborhood

Harlem has always been New York’s most iconic and historic neighborhood. Legendary art and music from this neighborhood have been the voice of inspiration, and hope for the future abounds. As New York’s tech and innovation scene blossoms, what better place for New Yorkers to pioneer the next tech renaissance?

#IncubateNYC, in partnership with Imagine Harlem and Maysles Cinema, would like to invite you to join this working session and help design the next big tech neighborhood. Join us and give input on what you have seen work and not work for tech communities in NYC and nationwide. Together we can make New York the beacon of entrepreneurship and the anchor of 21st century success.

To RSVP, click here

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Uptown 2.0
May 20, 2012, 2pm
Maysles Cinema
343 Lenox Ave @ 126th S

Agenda

  • Introduction
  • Topical Discussion: Keys to Building Great Entrepreneurial Communities
  • Idea Competition (winning team gets a free happy hour!)
  • Free Drinks. (What else!)
  • NYC Winning
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#IncubateNYC supports Rising Affluent Conference

Co-Founders Marcus Mayo and Brian Shields will be speaking on various panels at the Rising Affluent Conference this Saturday!  Get your tickets today!

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Rising Affluent is the best conference for Young Professionals in NYC.  Learn how to best navigate your career, build a killer business and brand yourself like a champion.

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