Jason Saltzman

Jason Saltzman

Startup Mentor, Entrepreneur, CEO of AlleyNYC

Jason Saltzman is a seasoned entrepreneur with a background in sales and marketing. Through his roll as CEO of AlleyNYC and as a TechStars mentor, he advises hundreds of startups, offering real life practical application and creative marketing advice.  He is also considered a “must know” in the NYC entrepreneurial scene.  

Why I Back Eric Ries Over Peter Thiel
Entrepreneurs

Why I Back Eric Ries Over Peter Thiel

A philosophical debate over Lean Startup and vision means we all have to take sides. I'm with Eric Ries.
What the Father of Lean Startup Thinks You Need to Start Up
Lean Startups

What the Father of Lean Startup Thinks You Need to Start Up

Eric Ries started a revolution with his book, The Lean Startup. It still resonates for everyone today.
Why Competition Is Good
Alleynyc

Why Competition Is Good

If you find yourself alone in a market wondering where all the competition is, you very may be standing alone with no customers.
Content Is Boring, So FunnyBizz Was Born
Alleynyc

Content Is Boring, So FunnyBizz Was Born

Learn to create better content for your business with a conference designed to promote humor.
Using Entrepreneurship to Save the World. Really.
Alleynyc

Using Entrepreneurship to Save the World. Really.

There are a lot of really bad hotspots in the world. It's important to understand the good there, too.
Why the Hell Would Anyone Want to Be an Entrepreneur?
Alleynyc

Why the Hell Would Anyone Want to Be an Entrepreneur?

Being an entrepreneur might seem glamorous, but it isn't. Far from it. Still, the rewards are great... and not what you might expect.
A New Program to Support Entrepreneurs
Alleynyc

A New Program to Support Entrepreneurs

We at AlleyNYC and Entrepreneur Media have put together an awesome way to help colleges and incubators shepherd innovation.
An American Entrepreneur in Kuwait on a Mission
Alleynyc

An American Entrepreneur in Kuwait on a Mission

Why I proudly agreed to be part of the U.S. State Department's Speaker and Specialist Program to export entrepreneurism.
Noah Kagan on Entrepreneurship, and a Tool to Help Us All
Alleynyc

Noah Kagan on Entrepreneurship, and a Tool to Help Us All

Words of wisdom From Noah Kagan, a friend and entrepreneur who knows the startup scene inside and out.
Big Business Meets the Startup World
Alleynyc

Big Business Meets the Startup World

AlleyNYC and Rapp are connecting startups with big businesses.
6 Ways to Avoid Getting Screwed
Alleynyc

6 Ways to Avoid Getting Screwed

Getting screwed is part of the game, but it doesn't have to happen as often as it does.
The Hot Startups in the DreamIt Ventures NYC Class of 2014
Alleynyc

The Hot Startups in the DreamIt Ventures NYC Class of 2014

Here's a close look at the companies of 2014 DreamIt New York City.
Meet the Next Class of 500 Startups
Alleynyc

Meet the Next Class of 500 Startups

Introducing the next class of 500 Startups' accelerator program.
Meet a Company That IS Changing the World
Alleynyc

Meet a Company That IS Changing the World

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