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Collective Internships

LaunchPad has partnered with Savvy Hires to create Long Island’s first Internship Collective.  Combining the strategic expertise of an in-house campus recruiting department with a cost-effective cooperative approach, Benefits: Pipeline future hires “try out” talent prior to committing to a full-time hire Give back to the community Manage work overflow Tackle special projects Bring new […]

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Exploring the Science of Recruiting, With Savvy Hires

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 NewsNo Comments »

Felicia Fleitman is in no rush. Don’t call her “slow and steady,” because development of her first-ever startup, Westbury-based Savvy Hires, is not going slowly, but at its own proper pace. However, there’s a certain deliberateness to Fleitman, who gleaned from early professional experiences that she wanted to start her own company – she even […]

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Product Launch a Success from Collaboration

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 News1 Comment »

LONG ISLAND, NY September 21, 2016 – Angel Dough Ventures ( a startup accelerator on Long Island, has collaborated with LaunchPad NYIT and NYIT, at New York Institute of Technology in Old Westbury, to produce personalized laser-engraved drinkware that has taken off with tremendous success. “In less than a month, the response to the customized […]

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Pitch Night heralds latest LaunchPad

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 News, WestburyNo Comments »

The newest member of the LaunchPad Long Island family will celebrate its grand opening with a showcase of regional innovation. LaunchPad Westbury, an 8,000-square-foot co-working space carved out of the 180,000-square-foot office complex at 1025 Old Country Road, officially opens for business Monday. The sixth Long Island facility to wave the LaunchPad flag will mark […]

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Product Launch Success From Collaboration

Monday, August 1st, 2016 launchpadli, News, NYITNo Comments »

LaunchPad recently produced a laser engraved growler with their LaunchPad NYIT location, which has taken off with great success, with the sale of over 1,000 bottles. The resources available on NYIT’s campus allow for small businesses to see their ideas come to life, as seen with the initials engraved into these growlers. “I went to the […]

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