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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What’s the difference between a successful Misfit Entrepreneur and someone with a J-O-B?

A special thanks to one of our Fort Collins Startup Week Speakers: Ariana Friedlander for donating a free ebook copy of her new book to every Startup Week Attendee: A Misfit Entrepreneur’s Guide to Building a Business your Way! Misfit Entrepreneurs Read to Succeed! Fort Collins Startup Week Attendees will be gifted a FREE copy […]

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The Smell of Success

It takes all kinds of entrepreneurs to create a successful startup community, which is why we’ve partnered with EsScentuals to blend up a special unisex body wash to commemorate Fort Collins Startup Week. The Smell of Success scent is a custom, unisex scent for entrepreneurs, startup warriors, and go-getters of all stripes. Hand-crafted in Fort Collins, […]

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A Brief History of Innovation in Northern Colorado

Necessity is the mother of invention. As the early pioneers crossed the Plains and settled along the frontier in the 1800s, they were often faced with situations either entirely different from what they had faced back East or without the tools to deal with problems adequately. So these indomitable souls found new and innovative means […]

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Meet The #FoCoFoodie

Fort Collins is slowly emerging on the food scene in Colorado. Like everything that happens around here, a #FoCoFoodie has a very distinct nature. From food trucks to food distributors and all that lies in between, food startups are all around. Learn more about three speakers Taylor Smith, Trish O’Neill, and Tim Solley. Taylor Smith […]

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How To #FCSW

So, you wanna attend Fort Collins Startup Week? Here’s the inside skinny on what you need to know: All events are 100% free to attend. That means you have two duties to perform: Act on the knowledge that you’ve gained, make connections, do something with your newfound knowledge that you wouldn’t have been able to […]

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Women are an intrinsic part of Fort Collins Entrepreneur ecosystem

Women are an intrinsic part of Fort Collins Entrepreneur ecosystem. Women of film and media are helping to shape an active, creative arts community. Get to know three women who strengthen the voice of the media: Dawn Duncan, Windy Borman, and Julie Sutter. Dawn Duncan CEO, Yellowbright, Inc. Fort Collins, Colorado Speaking on: Your Creative Advantage, Tuesday, […]

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Meet The FCSW Speakers V4.E1.

Fort Collins Startup Week exemplifies the body of the Fort Collins community. As you begin to plan your schedule, learn more about the speakers. This week we feature 3 speakers from the music track, Peggy Bruns, Jahna Eichel, and our music keynote speaker,  Lloyd Starr. Peggy Bruns Director, Entrepreneurship Center for Music (ECM) at CU-Boulder Speaking on: Higher […]

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That’s not coffee, that’s the smell of a Startup

Are you a little burnt out on coming home smelling like you were bearhugged by a barista? Good news, now you can indulge in an entire week of free coworking, thanks to our awesome Coworking partners: Cohere, Articulate, Digital Workshop Center, Music District, Front Range Business Center, FVC Mesh Fort Collins, and Office Evolution. Come […]

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They Don’t Tell You

One of the things they don’t tell you in entrepreneur school about being nearly broke is that you have to break your own club crackers in half if you want them the “normal” size. As a result, the package goes bad twice as fast. And the off-brand zip bags you have to buy to store […]

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Startup Week 2017 Dates Announced: February 27 – March 3

Startup Week returns to Fort Collins, Colorado February 6-10, 2017 February 27 – March 3, 2017. Startup Week in Fort Collins, Colorado and similar events across the nation are a platform to bring together like-minded individuals to foster and to celebrate entrepreneurship. This is the second year that the event will happen in early February. “We’re […]

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Sponsorship for 2016

This post is about sponsorship for 2016’s Startup Week. If you are interested in sponsoring 2018, please visit: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdfC5hCMsinQK4vYHwIfDay8o-O3Vz3FhqXjncwG7c_1Fv26A/viewform Fort Collins Startup Week is returning Feb. 1- Feb. 5, 2016. We are looking forward to engaging with the community through sponsorship. Below are the available sponsorship levels opportunities. If you are interested in this opportunity […]

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Startup Week is returning to Fort Collins // Feb. 1 – Feb. 5 2016

The public encouraged to celebrate the spirit of our entrepreneurial community through multiple events being conducted throughout the city. Startup Week in Fort Collins, Colorado and similar events across the nation are a platform to bring together like-minded individuals to foster and to celebrate entrepreneurship. In years past, Startup week Fort Collins has happened just after Memorial Day, […]

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