Team

Our team

Remy Arteaga

Executive Director

​After launching 5 startups with 1 exit and 2 continuing businesses, Remy went on to manage University entrepreneurship centers in NYS, Colorado, Silicon Valley and Arizona. He is a native New Yorker with a passion for empowering students with an entrepreneurial mindset to become game changers and change makers. Remy leads all aspects of CUNY Startups operations including staff, programming strategy, and operations.

Remy graduated top of his class with an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Rochester and a Certificate in Non-profit Management from Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Faith Jaskowiak

Associate Director

​Faith Jaskowiak manages external communications for student startups: events, competitions, social networks, newsletters. She is also a marketing maestro spreading the word on startups and entrepreneurship around all 24 CUNY campuses. Prior to joining CUNY, Faith worked as an Event Coordinator for the City of New York, Brooklyn Borough and was a Cofounder of Fresh Squeezed Events, an event management company based in Brooklyn, NY.

Faith earned a BA in Television and Radio from Brooklyn College, and an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Marketing from Baruch College.

Aaron Schoenfelder

Graphic Design

​Aaron leads design. A born and bred New Yorker, with a passion for design & a keen attention to detail. Prior to CUNY Startups, Aaron has worked with clients such as Smilow Design, The Players’ Tribune, UltraVirgo and NYFEST.

Aaron earned a BA in Digital Design
from The City College of New York.