The Client

Buffalo Startup Weekend (

Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 400 past events in 100 countries around the world in 2011.

The Goal

Capture the excitement and energy of Buffalo Startup Weekend through video coverage of the event.

The Project

Nickel City Graphics has covered the past three Buffalo Startup Weekends with both photo and video; capturing the events in their entirety, and creating series of videos that the event has used in promotion for the event.

Photography taken during the event was broadcast via Buffalo Startup Weekend’s social media channels in ‘real time’. Giving followers and fans a glimpse into what the event is like as it happened.

The Results

Buffalo Startup Weekend continues to grow. It has run three times over the past two years, launched a number of startups and fostered many business relationships.