First Thursdays Creative Collisions with RocGrowth and Startup Grind

May 2, 9:30 – 11:30 PM


Fattey Beer Company, 60 Adventure Place, Rochester, 14607

Community collaboration and creative collisions are critical ingredients for a thriving and innovative community, join us for a meetup with anyone who identifies as an entrepreneur, creative, community supporter, mentor, advisor, connectors, and more!

In-person event


About this event

Community collaboration and creative collisions are critical ingredients for a thriving and innovative community. RocGrowth, Startup Grind and Rochester Open Coffee Club (ROCC) have been partnering for years. Join us for our First Thursdays Creative Collisions meetup for anyone who identifies as a startup entrepreneur, creative or community supporter (mentor, advisor, connector).

The Creative Collisions happy hour event is hosted at Fattey Beer Company.

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Thursday, May 2, 2024
9:30 PM – 11:30 PM UTC


  • Michael Thaney

    Startup Grind


  • Joshua Batres


    Community Outreach Lead

  • Dustin Doucette

    Upstate Venture Connect

    Director of Operations

  • Carolyn Spencer


    Founder Relations

  • Ananth Prajval Tallavajhula


    Community Manager

  • Eric Leinberg

    InfoPreserve Inc.

    Founder @ InfoPreserve

  • Nate Thomas


Global sponsor

Dell Technologies logo

Dell Technologies


RocGrowth logo


Rochester Open Coffee Club logo

Rochester Open Coffee Club

RocDev logo


Bootsector logo


Upstate Venture Connect logo

Upstate Venture Connect

RIT logo


NextCorps logo


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