ON THE ROAD AGAIN by the Schenectady Daily Gazette
Meet four Capital Region entrepreneurs who pivoted out of practical or financial need amid COVID-19 shutdown. Tech Valley Shuttle was born and grew as a transport service serving the local hotel and hospitality sector, transporting groups to events and gatherings.
So you can see the immediate problem it faced during the pandemic, when groups, gatherings and events were all but banned.
“It became non-existent, literally,” said owner-founder Trent Griffin-Braaf. “We were on pace to double what we did last year in sales. Everything stopped with our contracted services. It was definitely scary.”