Mr. Andrushko holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Le Moyne College in Biology, as well as, a Juris Doctor with a co-curricular program in Technology Commercialization Law Studies from Syracuse University College of Law (SUCOL).
Mr. Andrushko worked as a Senior Research Associate with the New York State Science and Technology Law Center (NYSSTLC) a.k.a Innovation Law Center (ILC). Over the course of Mr. Andrushko’s tenure with the NYSSTLC, he has worked with over 30 companies to enable the commercialization of clients’ innovations. In his capacity with the NYSSTLC, Mr. Andrushko managed a partnership with GENIUS NY, the world’s largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems, IoT and big data startups. Through the partnership, Mr. Andrushko helped the accelerator finalists identify risk in order to accelerate growth.
Before joining the Southeast Innovation Institute (SEII), Mr. Andrushko utilized his experience to assist Business Expectations, LLC in leveraging their client’s new technology to obtain Phase I and/or Phase II SBIR/STTR government funding.
Mr. Andrushko has worked with companies in an array of fields, including: biomedical, drone, gaming, clean energy, aviation, mobile application, artificial intelligence, etc.