Our Sponsors

Hofstra University is an engine for research and innovation, combining a Center for Entrepreneurship, a Center for Innovation, the expertise of its faculty, the energy of its students and the state-of-the-art resources of its schools of engineering and applied science, business, law and medicine to drive and transform the region’s economy. Visit us.

 

Bridgeworks is Long Island’s modern coworking and office space. Headquartered in Long Beachour workspace offers flexible month-to-month private offices, meeting rooms and innovative amenities for companies of all types. Membership includes onsite management, high-speed Internet access, mail services, full café, onsite parking and easy access to the Long Island Rail Road. Members also gain early access to the Airbnb for commercial real-estate, DropDesk.


New York Institute of Technology’s 90+ profession-ready degree programs incorporate applied research, real-world case studies and professors who bring decades of industry knowledge and research into the classroom, where students and faculty work side by side researching cybersecurity, drone design, microchips, robotics, artificial intelligence, app development and more. Visit us.

 

Sahn Ward Coschignano is one of the region’s most highly regarded and recognized law firms. Our attorneys are thought leaders and dedicated to achieving success through excellence. With our broad experience in land use, development, litigation, real estate, corporate and environmental law, we have the vision and knowledge to serve our clients and our communities. Please visit www.swc-law.com.


The Long Island Business Development Council has helped build the regional economy for more than 50 years by bringing together government economic development officials, developers, financial experts and others for education, debate and networking.


SUNY Old Westbury empowers students to own the future they want for themselves. In a small college atmosphere and as part of the dynamic, diverse student body that today is 5,000 strong, students at Old Westbury get up close and personal with the life and career they want to pursue. Whether it’s a cutting-edge graduate program in data analytics, highly respected programs in accounting and computer information sciences, or any of the more than 70 degrees available, a SUNY Old Westbury education will set students on a course towards success. Own your future.

 

The Law Offices of Andrew Presberg is Long Island’s premier “IDA attorney” for businesses relocating, expanding and growing on Long Island. Founded in 1984, the practice also focuses on the purchase, sale, leasing and financing of commercial and industrial property, SBA loan transactions, construction, commercial banking and real estate litigation.

 

Whether it’s helping in site selection, cutting through red tape or finding innovative ways to meet specific needs, businesses that settle in the Town of Islip soon learn that we take a proactive approach to seeing them succeed. If your business wants to locate or expand in a stable community with great quality of life, then it’s time you took a closer look at Islip.

 

St. Joseph’s College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through SJC Brooklyn, SJC Long Island and SJC Online, the College offers degrees in 50 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs. Learn more here.

 

Nixon Peabody is an international law firm with an office in Jericho that works with clients who are building the technologies and industries of the future. We have the experience necessary to drive your business forward and help you negotiate risks and opportunities related to all areas of business and the law, including startup work, private placements, venture capital and private equity, IP and licensing, labor and immigration and mergers and acquisitions.

 

Northwell Health is New York’s largest healthcare provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, 750 outpatient facilities and 70,000+ employees. We’re making research breakthroughs at the Feinstein Institute, and training the next generation of medical professionals at the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies. Visit Northwell.edu.

 

Farrell Fritz, a full-service law firm with 15 practice groups, advises startups on entity formation, founder and shareholder agreements, funding, executive compensation and benefits, licensing and technology transfer, mergers and acquisitions and other strategic transactions. The firm’s blog, New York Venture Hub, discusses legal and business issues facing entrepreneurs and investors.

 

BOWEN is a top-rated creative agency and digital marketing company headquartered in Garden City Park. For more than 15 years, we have partnered with ambitious clients to drive growth and success through effective strategy, exceptional artistry, and high-level collaboration. Our established team offers custom web design, search engine marketing, SEO, e-mail marketing, social media, content strategy, branding, and digital strategy.

 

Farmingdale State College is New York’s largest public college of applied science and technology, and a national pioneer in environmental sustainability. With over 10,000 students, Farmingdale has Long Island’s second-largest undergraduate enrollment among four-year institutions, and offers rigorous academic programs in business, engineering technology, health sciences and liberal arts and sciences. Farmingdale also offers a Master’s degree in Technology Management. Learn more here.

 

With more than 60 attorneys, superior knowledge of the law, polished business acumen and proven credentials, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek has earned a reputation for excellence and success. The strength of our firm’s resources greatly enhances what we can accomplish for clients; to not only solve problems, but to create opportunities. This ongoing achievement makes RMF an acknowledged leader among our peers and the preferred choice among business leaders.

 

Headquartered in New York for over 20 years, Webair delivers agile and reliable Cloud and Managed Infrastructure solutions leveraging its highly secure and enterprise-grade network of data centers in New York, Los Angeles, Montreal, Amsterdam, and Asia-Pacific. Its services can be delivered securely via direct network to customers’ existing infrastructure, enabling them to consume SLA-backed solutions with ease, efficiency and agility — as if they were on-premise. With an emphasis on reliability and high-touch customer service, Webair is a true technology partner to enterprises and SMBs including healthcare, financial, legal firms, IT, eCommerce, SaaS and VoIP providers.

 

Science and technology are driving the economy, and Adelphi University now offers three exceptionally innovative new programs preparing the next generation of business and industry leaders. A unique new Accelerated Business of Science program provides a high-speed path for earning a B.S. and M.B.A. in just five years. The Scientific Computing minor, developed in partnership with Brookhaven National Laboratory, gives undergraduate students the advanced skills needed to analyze data in large-scale experiments. And the Willumstad Winning Edge, a new program for undergraduates at the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business, prepares students to be tech-ready and career-ready for today’s quickly changing business world.