Grasshopper Bank - NYC's Innovation Bank

We are proud to have Grasshopper Bank as a partner. The first digital, commercial bank to launch in the US, and a tremendous resource to the innovation community!

Reimagining modern business banking to create the best banking experience for the innovation economy, their talented team is filled with the expertise to see your vision through! From pre-seed to VC, Grasshopper is there to help you drive your innovation forward. 

With a deep passion aligned with NY Tech Alliance's mission of creating an equitable and accessible tech ecosystem for all New Yorkers and innovative tech, Grasshopper is a leader in modern business and what can happen when you make great banking services to everyone!

Check out their amazing resources!

Watch this great conversation with CEO, Judith Erwin & 51 Labs

Founder Spotlights w/ Micah Baldwin

Join us for this virtual event series created by NY Tech Alliance and Grasshopper Bank as we spotlight founders and leaders that are adapting their businesses to make it work during this time of so much uncertainty. We ask them to share practical knowledge, tools, and guidance that we hope will answer many of your questions and provide a bit of inspiration.

Micah Baldwin - Early Stage, Grasshopper Bank

About Micah Baldwin:

Micah currently works in the Early Stage Practice at Grasshopper Bank, the first digital commercial bank focused on supporting founders and venture funds. As a long time executive coach and investor, he advises several startups and funds, including Tuesday Ventures, an SF-based early-stage venture firm.

Previously, he founded Create33, a 22,000 sq ft innovation center for the Pacific Northwest that provides resources and access to founders to help fuel their growth. He spent 3.5 years at Amazon working with founders and designing programs to help them find customers. Prior to that, he founded or was early at several companies.

Upcoming Conversations

Wednesday, December 2nd @ Noon

Regina Gwynn

Regina Gwynn - CEO & Co-founder, TresseNoire

CEO & Founder

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Thursday, January 7th @ Noon

Rebekah Bastian

Rebekah Bastian - CEO & Co-founder, OwnTrail

CEO & Co-founder




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Ennie Lim

Ennie Lim, Founder, HoneyBee

CEO & Founder

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Dr. Emily Anhalt

Dr. Emily Anhalt - Co-founder, Coa

Co-Founder & Chief Clinical Officer

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Genevieve Ryan Bellaire

Genevieve Ryan Bellair - Founder, Realworld

Founder & CEO

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Maren Kate

Maren Kate - Founder,


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Katharine Zalenski

Katharine Zaleski - PowerToFly

Co-Founder & President

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Julia Niiro

Julia Niiro - Founder MilkRun

CEO & Founder

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Annie Cheng

Annie Cheng - CEO & Founder, The Table Less Traveled

CEO & Founder
The Table Less Traveled

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Alli Kasirer

Alli Kasirer - Founder, Robyn


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