The Tech Garden Entrepreneur in Residence

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The Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) for The Tech Garden (TTG) is a temporary and rotating role responsible for The Tech Garden business incubator member and accelerator cohort development, including resources, entrepreneurial consulting, and intervention services.  


Essential Duties:

  • Present valuable programming, such as workshops and group training in coordination with Tech Garden curriculum
  • Support the yearly cohort of GENIUS NY teams to include, planning, mentoring, and the tracking of team performance
  • Find and manage resources for the incubator members and the accelerator cohort teams
  • Coordinate the support services with other CenterState CEO activities
  • Review and edit business plans, consult with startup companies on strategy, tactics, short and long term goals, and budgets


General Responsibilities:

  • Support a sustainable incubator that delivers maximum value to clients
  • Support the integration of the members into the larger CNY innovation ecosystem.
  • Perform all duties with the highest ethical and professional standards, often including strict confidentiality.
  • Participate as an active and eager member of a larger team, cooperating and supporting colleagues duties as directed
  • Identify opportunities within the clusters, such as UAS, clean tech, IoT, etc. for teams related to networking events, conferences, and investment.



A minimum 10 years of business experience.  Executive or entrepreneurial experience preferred. Experience with business accelerators or incubators is desired. A track record of meeting performance goals and executing complex operations is also essential.  

Send cover letter and resume to Beverly Mack at