For those who don’t know, I help run a program called IgniteU NY. It’s a non-profit initiative which supports entrepreneurs across New York State. We have an incredible office in downtown Troy which was one of the reasons I fell in love with Troy to begin with. IgniteU runs business accelerator programs and hosts a wide array of events and opportunities for the entrepreneurial community. As part of my duties I get to host a podcast called Upstate On The Move, where we interview entrepreneurs who are, well, on the move in Upstate NY.
Today we sat down with Richard Zack who is fighting misinformation (aka FAKE NEWS) and has quite the impressive resume in his two year tenure with the company. He’s also a friend of 2BD at the Troy Innovation Garage. Take a listen: