Meet Our Team

Blackstone LaunchPad’s professional staff, venture coaches, students and volunteers make up a talented team whose expertise and cross-disciplinary knowledge will help you set your ideas in motion.

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Hadar Borden
Director

Email: hborden@buffalo.edu

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Tom Ulbrich
Assistant Dean
Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation Initiatives

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Alex Cleary Pelc
Senior Program Coordinator

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Venture Coaches

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Abid Alam
Lead Venture Coach

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Elijah Tyson
Venture Coach

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Venture Coaches

Our venture coaches are ready to help you with one-on-one mentoring and support to help move your idea forward.