Meetup with MARL Startup Studio

Jul 21, 2022, 10:00 PM – Jul 22, 2022, 12:00 AM

Port 100, 350 East Avenue, Rochester, 14604

MARL Startup Studio, Metro Collective and Startup Grind are happy to announce a startup ecosystem meetup for founders and investors.

In-person event

About this event

Welcome to the MARL Startup Studio Meeting Up with co-sponsors Startup Grind Rochester, Metro Collective, where we will get a chance to celebrate Rochester as an entrepreneurship hub and meet MARL leadership team.

Please join us for an evening of vivid discussions around Rochester's startup ecosystem and networking! Food and beverage will be provided for your enjoyment, courtesy of MARL Startup Studio, Startup Grind, Metro Collective.

We are exited to meet you during this event! A word about our co-sponsors who have graciously lended their help to the organization of this meetup :

Startup Grind is the world's largest startup community providing programming and connections to entrepreneurs and startups.

Metro Collective is a collection of people, ideas, and spaces that foster growth and connectivity across Central and Upstate New York.

If you have any questions or inquiries, please call or text : 585.704.5202. You may also email :

See you all soon!

Check out what happened


  • Jenn Sertl

    Circle Optics





July 21 – 22, 2022
10:00 PM – 12:00 AM UTC


  • Michael Thaney

    Startup Grind

    Chapter Director

  • Maureen Ballatori

    29 Design Studio

    Founder and CEO


  • 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


Metro Collective logo

Metro Collective

RocDev logo


RocGrowth logo


NextCorps logo


Rochester Open Coffee Club logo

Rochester Open Coffee Club

Bootsector logo


Wefunder logo


RIT logo


About Startup Grind

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Our Mission

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Our Values

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Take advantage of resources and offers provided by organizations we know and love, designed to help you navigate the startup journey.

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