Tag Archives: entrepreneurship

New Coworking Space Helps Economic Revitalization

After working a part-time job and following his passion for real estate on the side, Troy Evans was burned out. He found a way to follow his true calling by joining a coworking space—a collaborative effort between 40 Below and the Syracuse Technology Garden. While setting up shop in Syracuse’s first coworking space, Evans experienced the benefits of working on

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Northside Revealed Bus Tour shows new side to historic neighborhood

On Thursday April 16, Northside UP, Hopeprint, St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center and the Central New York Community Foundation collaborated to showcase the changing dynamic of Syracuse’s Northside neighborhood on a 40-minute bus tour. The bus tour had 11 stops through the historic neighborhood to demonstrate examples of new developments and investment in the neighborhood. Syracuse’s Northside started off as

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UP Start Collaborative Helps Food Truck Entrepreneur Realize Dream

Small, independently owned businesses, offering a variety of goods and services, have been the backbone of Syracuse’s Northside neighborhood for generations. Curtis Washington’s story is a wonderful example of what can happen when Syracuse residents with a taste for entrepreneurship can make their dreams a reality with the help of resource and mentoring connections. Washington is a daytime chef at Carnegie Cafe

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