Rich Rund, CEO, and Dan Welch, CFO, are Rochester-born software entrepreneurs, co-founders, and brothers-in-law. The Rund family has been a part of the Rochester dining scene for four generations and over 100 years. Rich and Dan launched a company in 2004 that now employs 75 people and serves the largest national contract catering companies. They are the ideal inaugural guests since they are successful contemporary entrepreneurs with one foot solidly planted in our proud past.

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RocGrowth’s Coffee and Candid events empower the new Rochester, showcase our communities' leading innovators and entrepreneurs, instigate creative collisions and promote social equity.

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RocGrowth

RocGrowth’s Coffee and Candid events empower the new Rochester, showcase our communities' leading innovators and entrepreneurs, instigate creative collisions and promote social equity.

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RocGrowth Candids and RocGrowth Coffee are produced on alternating months and feature interviews with leading entrepreneurs and presentations by local innovators.

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