Expanding Your Expertise with urSwim Founder Marina Montes

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 Huntington, launchpadliNo Comments »

LaunchPad-based urSwim’s motto is: “urPool, urTime, urSwim.” It’s a company built on providing swimming lessons to people in their own pools — or those in their communities. Joe Connolly sits down with founder Marina Montes to learn how urSwim went from 250 swim lessons in year one to more than 5,000 in its fifth. Watch the video below to learn more…

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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 (www.AngelDough.com) 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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