Live Free and Start, an initiative of the New Hampshire High Tech Council, is aimed at creating jobs and making New Hampshire an even better place for innovative businesses to start, grow and succeed. LFS provides startups with the resources and connections they need to build their businesses in the Granite State. We are focused on expanding access to capital, modernizing business regulation, and sharing stories about how NH’s inspiring innovators are building a vibrant tech ecosystem. LFS has an active and ever growing community of followers in the tech sector, including entrepreneurs, established businesses, investors, and ecosystem partners.

New Hampshire was recently ranked as the 5th Best State for Entrepreneurship, but Live Free and Start won’t rest until we’re ranked #1!

LFS provides startups with the resources and connections they need to build their businesses in the Granite State.  We are focused on expanding access to capital, modernizing business regulation, and sharing stories about how NH’s inspiring innovators are building a vibrant tech ecosystem.

LFS has an active and ever growing community of followers in the tech sector, including entrepreneurs, established businesses, investors, and ecosystem partners.

Do you want to learn more?  Connect with us today!

 
 
 

ANGEL INVESTING IN THE GRANITE STATE CONFERENCE // 11.17.15

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LIVE FREE AND START ADVISORY COUNCIL KICKOFF MEETING // 7.15.14

GOVERNOR SIGNS SB 266, SECURITIES MODERNIZATION ACT INTO LAW // 7.27.15


LIVE FREE AND START ADVISORY COUNCIL MEMBERS


Court Klein, Howe Riley & Howe in Manchester
Michele Pesula Kuegler, Vice Chair, PeKu Publications in Manchester
Zach Luse, Paragon Digital Marketing in Keene
Paul Mailhot, Dyn in Manchester
John Orcutt, University of New Hampshire School of Law in Concord
Alan Reische, Sheehan, Phinney, Bass & Green in Manchester
Marc Sedam, UNH Innovation in Durham

Matt Benson (Chair), Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson in Manchester
Todd Boucher, Leading Edge Design in Enfield
Margaret Donnelly, Margaret Donnelly Marketing in Laconia
George Epstein, The Echo Group in Conway
Julie Glosner, NH Small Business Development Center in Manchester
Allison Grappone, Ascendle in North Hampton
Mark Kaplan, Alpha Loft, with locations in Durham, Manchester and Portsmouth

 

For meeting schedule, visit the Live Free and Start website