3 Reasons Your Cloud Bill is So High – a guest post from speaker Lisa Gumerman

At Sunshower.io, we talk to a lot of people about their cloud infrastructure usage. In our professional lives, we’ve dealt with the confusion caused by different cloud vendors, including confounding billing methods, lack of insight into the infrastructure you’ve built, and just throwing hardware and money at the current problem and hoping it’ll fix it. […]

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Peggy Lyle – StartUp FoCo Podcast

Peggy Lyle, the Director for the Downtown Fort Collins Creative District, is one of the foremost advocates for treating artists like the entrepreneurs they are. She’s got her finger located directly on the pulse of our growing creative community. You can check out Peggy’s panel Sharing Your Personal Culture: Where Dance and Music Intersect on […]

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Sari Kimbell – StartUp FoCo Podcast

A creative community is composed of ALL KINDS of awesome entrepreneurs – and Techstars Startup Week Fort Collins brings together the best of the best. Today’s blog post/podcast features Sari Kimbell, Food Business Expert. You can check out Sari’s panels below: Overwhelmed by E-Commerce? Find Your Platform on Tuesday February 26th, 9:15am-11:00am @ Downtown Artery […]

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Episode 05 – Think Big Go Far

Think Big Go Far – Startup FoCo Podcast Episode 05 Notes Podcasting from Fort Collins Colorado, this is the StartupFoCo podcast episode 5.  I am your host Vanessa Pagan, gearing up for the 2018 Techstars Startup Week Fort Collins. In this pre-event episode, we have 8 guests who remind us to think bigger and go further. […]

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Podcast Episode 04 – Do The Work

Do The Work – Startup FoCo Podcast Episode 04 Notes Podcasting from Fort Collins Colorado, this is the Startup FoCo podcast episode 04.  I am your host Vanessa Pagan, gearing up for the 2018 Techstars Startup Week Fort Collins. In this pre-event episode, we have 8 guests who remind us to do the work. From […]

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Podcast Episode 03 – Founders & Food

Podcast Episode 03 – Founders & Food Episode Notes Podcasting from Fort Collins Colorado, this is the Startup FoCo Podcast episode 3. I am your host Vanessa Pagan, gearing up for the 2018 Techstars Startup Week Fort Collins. In this pre-event episode, we have 8 guests who are from the Founders and Food communities of […]

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Meet the artists, entrepreneurs and innovators driving ARTup Week 2018!

You may already be counting the days to Techstars Startup Week Fort Collins — a free, 5-day celebration of ideas, ingenuity and collaboration. Adding to this year’s excitement is Create Places ARTup Week, a brand new companion celebration of creative people building up the creative industries, creative environment, and creative community. Get to know a […]

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Get Smart About Your Money

A recent Motley Fool article described the finances of an “average American.” Their research suggests improvements in Americans’ financial literacy and management including a 5-point higher average FICO credit score of 700 and an increase in the average personal savings rate from 1.9% in 2005 to 5.5% today. (However, experts still recommend saving at least […]

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20+ Reasons Why to Use the Library to Start Your Business

“What? I never knew the library had these things!” It’s a statement Poudre River Public Library District librarians hear a lot when it comes to our small business and entrepreneur services. Many people think the library is just about children’s storytimes or senior programs, but in fact, we have an expansive collection of business resources […]

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Meet The #FoCoCreative

Building a business requires engagement, branding, and outreach. The minds behind growing your audience are media and marketing experts. Meet local media experts Scott Allen, Nick Armstrong, and Tim Wenger. Scott Allen Owner, Northern Colorado SEO Speaking on: SEO for Startups, Wednesday March 1 @ 2PM I have been doing SEO for over 15 years and […]

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Meet the #FoCoStarter

It is hard to know at what stage you are ready for investors or if you qualify for traditional financing. Three experts Dave Harris, Doug Johnson, and Mike O’Connell will be guiding you through funding 101 for entrepreneurs at startup week. Dave Harris Director of Operations, Rockies Venture Club Speaking on: Sharkless Tank: Aligning Angel Investors […]

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