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Six Ways to Find Your Role in Buffalo's Startup Ecosystem


Here at 43North, we are proud to play an integral role in a collaborative effort of like-minded individuals and organizations who are passionate about our region and dedicated to building Buffalo’s future. Does this sound like you? If you are a passionate Buffalonian enthusiastic about the region’s economic prosperity, look no further.

We invite you to get involved. The work being done in Buffalo’s entrepreneurial and innovation space has the potential to impact generations to come. And, you don’t have to work in tech or be a venture capitalist to be a part of it. Our community has a role for everyone, from careers and mentorship to attending 43North Finals at Shea’s or subscribing to the 43North newsletter; there is a wide range of opportunities and ways to get involved, and surely a role for all to play.

Interested in finding your role? Start here:

Work for a Startup:

Looking to work in the tech or startup place? We’ve got just the spot. Our job board is your go-to hub for tech and startup jobs in Buffalo. Job listings drop weekly from some of Buffalo’s hottest tech companies, including tech unicorn ACV Auctions (Y2), ShearShare (Y7), Verivend (Y7), and so many more! Join our talent network and get our email newsletter for weekly updates on job opportunities and upcoming events!

Read the 43North Newsletter 

Friends don’t let friends receive boring emails. We promise we won’t spam you with irrelevant content. By subscribing to our bi-weekly newsletter, you’ll receive everything you need to know to stay informed about Buffalo’s growing and thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem! With an occasional announcement or event invitation, subscribing will enable you to get involved and stay connected! Check out a token of our latest news HERE.

Tour Seneca One

We are proud to call Buffalo’s growing and thriving tech hub, Seneca One Tower, our home! Located in the heart of downtown Buffalo, SO radiates with promising energy that continues to ripple into the entire city. Serving as a beacon for Buffalo’s growing startup and tech ecosystem, the tower is home to our team, current cohort, and many other startup leaders. Don’t just take our word for it; check out the stunning above view of Buffalo for yourself! During your tour, don’t be shy. Come chat with us on the 24th floor! If you are a school or organization that would like a private tour of 43North’s HQ, please email us

Invest in a Startup

Over the past 7 years, we’ve invested in over 60 companies. Our portfolio includes companies across the globe and across several industries. Check out a snapshot of our investments. If you are interested in investing in our portfolio, start here!

Partner with 43North 

43North partners are some of our biggest supporters, many of who believe in our mission and offer our portfolio companies some of the best connections. We are incredibly grateful to all of the 43North partners backing us along the way! Interested in becoming a partner? For more information and general inquiries, contact Colleen Heidinger.

Attend 43North Finals 

Save the date! On October 20th, 2022, the world’s hottest startups will take the stage in Buffalo’s very own Shea’s Performing Arts Center. Can’t wait? Join our waitlist to be notified when tickets go live. Tickets are FREE, but space is limited! Want to see what it’s all about? Watch last year’s event here!

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