The Tech Garden is a place where ideas come to grow into profitable businesses. Our goal is to be the focal point for high-technology entrepreneurship and business growth in the region.
Our mission is to foster entrepreneurial activity in Syracuse and the Central New York region by stimulating technological creativity through the incubation of technology start-up businesses. Our state-of-the-art facility provides the environment and resources required to grow and sustain these early-stage companies. We foster the growth of emerging technology companies and support the process of technology commercialization in the region.
Our experienced on-site staff helps entrepreneurs:
- Develop tailored business models and the plans to turn those into reality
- Connect with experienced mentors
- Access angel investments and venture capital
- Meet potential clients and strategic partners
A network of partnerships delivers one-stop access to leading business and technical service providers. Special partnering arrangements with universities and colleges enable companies to reach out for the best and brightest talent in the area and connect to technical expertise.
Conveniently located in downtown Syracuse the $3.5 million specially constructed facility covers 33,000 square feet and is a regular gathering spot for aspiring entrepreneurs, early stage investors, and creative individuals seeking to connect with others to share their passion for technology and business. In addition to facilitating the growth and development of early stage technology companies, the Technology Garden offers its facilities to the public for use for meetings conferences, and gatherings. And since 2014, the Tech Garden opened an adjancent building explanding it's campus to 51,000 sq ft.
The Tech Garden is an affiliate of the CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity, a twelve-county business leadership and economic development organization. A private, not-for-profit organization, CenterState CEO represents 2,000 members and serves as the region's primary economic, community and business development catalyst.