Jason Saltzman

Jason Saltzman

Startup Mentor, Entrepreneur, CEO of Alley

Jason Saltzman is a seasoned entrepreneur with a background in sales and marketing. Through his role as CEO of Alley 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 New York City entrepreneurial scene.  

Passion Projects and Problem Solving: How Noa Santos Started Homepolish
Entrepreneurs

Passion Projects and Problem Solving: How Noa Santos Started Homepolish

The Stanford architecture and business graduate explains how his experience in the design space led to the creation of his company.
Can a Vegan Fashion Brand Survive in the Market?
Ethics

Can a Vegan Fashion Brand Survive in the Market?

Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart, founder of VAUTE, explains her ethically made clothing company.
What's the Worst Thing That Can Happen as an Entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurs

What's the Worst Thing That Can Happen as an Entrepreneur?

Two successful entrepreneurs talk about their worst days in business.
How to Break the Rules of the Internet to Create a Strategic Advantage
Success Stories

How to Break the Rules of the Internet to Create a Strategic Advantage

Convincing a company to send viewers to your website (and away from their own) is no easy feat, but it's possible.
How to Turn Your Side Hustle into Big Business
Success Stories

How to Turn Your Side Hustle into Big Business

Ari Meisel and Nick Sonnenberg were already experts in the industry when they launched their virtual assistant company.
Why Coworking Isn't Just a Rented Desk
Coworking

Why Coworking Isn't Just a Rented Desk

Here's why community, not being "hip" matters.
10 Companies Using Tech to Help You Eat, Drink and Be Merry
Innovation

10 Companies Using Tech to Help You Eat, Drink and Be Merry

TechStars partnered with AB InBev to get these food and beverage tech startups ready to rock.
New York Entrepreneurs: Nominate Your Company for The Resilience Awards
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New York Entrepreneurs: Nominate Your Company for The Resilience Awards

Your chance to spotlight yourself or someone you know who defines what it means to be an entrepreneurial warrior.
Feeling Down? 6 Tricks to Help You Cope and Find the Silver Lining.
AlleyNYC

Feeling Down? 6 Tricks to Help You Cope and Find the Silver Lining.

There's a trick to turning horrible days into positive lessons.
Co-Working Space Alley Expands to New York University
Announcements

Co-Working Space Alley Expands to New York University

The New York City-based startup is teaming up with NYU to support education entrepreneurship and education technologies at the college.
5 Ways Criticism Can Make You Stronger
Leadership

5 Ways Criticism Can Make You Stronger

Rather than get down, this CEO says negativity drives him to be the best version of himself.
How this Entrepreneur Learned to Cope With Anxiety
Health

How this Entrepreneur Learned to Cope With Anxiety

Jason Saltzman, CEO of co-working space Alley, shares his entrepreneur's guide to dealing with the debilitating disorder.
Just Open Your Eyes and See the Mentors Around You
Mentors

Just Open Your Eyes and See the Mentors Around You

Daddy Warbucks, the Easter Bunny and the Perfect Mentor have something in common: They don't exist.
The Power of a Practical App Over Building a Unicorn
Startups

The Power of a Practical App Over Building a Unicorn

The journey of DealSure, a car-leasing app, shows it's better to build to enhance than to impress.
The Power of WHY in Becoming an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship

The Power of WHY in Becoming an Entrepreneur

It's not about the 'what' in entrepreneurship. The real power rests in the 'why.'