Entrepreneur of the Week: Scott Friedberg

March 12, 2014

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Launch NY is proud to be working with some of the most promising start-up businesses in Upstate New York. Each week we will bring you an interesting story about people with whom Launch NY is working, and who are shaping the entrepreneurial landscape in Upstate New York.

Scott Friedberg

Co-Founder, Blu Arc Media

Scott FriedbergScott is a senior studying Finance in the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University. In addition to running Blu Arc Media, Scott is on the NY Regional Board of Kairos Society, a Connector for RvD IDEA Syracuse, and President of Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. Scott has a passion for business development and has become deeply involved in the startup community at Syracuse University where he is frequently a guest host for #IDEAChatCNY. Recently Scott was awarded the Entrepreneurship Engagement Scholarship from Syracuse University to continue growing Blu Arc Media all while pursuing a Masters degree.

Blu Arc Media


Blu Arc MediaBlu Arc Media is Syracuse’s only indoor digital billboard network. In less than two years, the company has established itself as the optimal way for businesses to communicate to consumers in the highest traffic businesses in the Syracuse University area. Blu Arc has received recognition as winner of the RvD IDEA Awards, Whitman Alumni Club Student Business Award, and 3rd place in the Panasci Business Plan Competition. The company has landed notable advertisers such as Turning Stone, Syracuse University, and the Woodbine Group.



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