Latest Past Events

RocGrowth First Thursday Meetup for Creatives and Startups at Roc Brewing

Roc Brewing 56 S Union Street, Rochester

Community collaboration and creative collisions are critical ingredients for a thriving and innovative community.Join RocGrowth, StartUp Grind and Rochester Open Coffee Club (ROCC) every First Thursday as we invite everyone who identifies as a startup entrepreneur, creative or supporter (mentor, advisor, connector) to meet in person for creative collisions and drinks.WIth a salubrious venue, social lubricants and […]


Making Real Change: Diversity in the Workplace

Steve Metzger, Jeff Wight, and Mohammed Ahamed speak about diversity and inclusion in their organizations. RocGrowth Virtual Candids RocGrowth's mission includes a commitment to promoting greater equity in our community.  We also attempt to empower the new leaders of Rochester and highlight our community's great innovators.  With that in mind, we proudly co-produce this event […]

RocGrowth 2021-02-18: Marijuana Legalization: Opportunities and Challenges

Zach Sarkis, NY HempLab, and Jason Klimek, Esq., Boylan Code LLP will discuss the likely legalization of marijuana in NYS this spring.RocGrowth CommunityPlease join us to hear Zach Sarkis, founder of NY HempLab, and Jason Klimek, Esq., Chair of the Cannabis Practice at Boylan Code LLP, to discuss the likely legalization of marijuana in New York State this spring.The […]