PHILLIPS LYTLE PARTNER AND ALBANY OFFICE LEADER RICHARD E. HONEN TO MODERATE PANEL DISCUSSION AT NEW YORK STATE INNOVATION SUMMIT

Rochester, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen will moderate a panel discussion at the New York State Innovation Summit. Mr. Honen will moderate Track 2 on Commercialization titled “Navigating Start-up Capital.” The panel’s members include Colleen Costello, CEO of VitalVio; Josh Aviv, CEO of SparkCharge and; Colin Touhey, CEO of Pvilion. The summit will take place on October 7th and 8th at the Rochester Convention Center.

Mr. Honen leads the firm’s Venture Capital Team and focuses his practice in corporate, finance, and venture capital law, as well as complex commercial litigation. He provides corporate counsel to a broad spectrum of companies from startup to Fortune 50, and has lectured extensively, particularly on the topics of corporate law, venture capital, and angel investing.