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Wednesday, November 18
 

5:00pm

VIP Kickoff Dinner - Esprit Entrepreneur Awards
Join the Boulder Chamber and NewCo at Esprit Entrepreneur with a networking reception and Jeffersonian dinner at the NEW Touchdown Club at CU Folsom Field.  There will be an online and LIVE social entrepreneur competition, Esprit Venture Challenge, followed by awards, including the Entrepreneur of the Year.

Presenters
avatar for Tim O'Shea

Tim O'Shea

Founder, Engage Colorado
Co-Founder of Engage Colorado and Producer of NewCo Boulder, Tim O'Shea loves to build community through collaborative, creative events.

Host Companies
avatar for The Boulder Chamber

The Boulder Chamber

The nonprofit Boulder Chamber is the region’s flagship business support and advocacy organization. With more than 100 years of experience, our innovative programs support businesses through professional education, advocacy, networking, research, and economic development. Together with 1400+ member organizations, the Boulder Chamber is building a smarter, more vibrant economy – establishing the region as a global capital of... Read More →

Volunteers
avatar for Tim O'Shea

Tim O'Shea

Founder, Engage Colorado
Co-Founder of Engage Colorado and Producer of NewCo Boulder, Tim O'Shea loves to build community through collaborative, creative events.
avatar for Paul Cullen Rowe

Paul Cullen Rowe

Founder / Development Lead, Silverleaf Limited
Freelance Web Developer, Serial Entrepreneur, Extreme sports enthusiast


 
Thursday, November 19
 

8:30am

Organic Sandwich Company
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Becoming an Entrepreneur to Join the Local Food Movement"

Session Description: Learn the motivations behind owner Marcy Miller's decision to open an organic sandwich shop. She will discuss the influence the local food movement has on her decisions and how she is helping to support the local economy one sandwich at a time. Farm to table sandwich shop? Come check it out.

Presenters
avatar for Marcy Miller

Marcy Miller

Owner, Organic Sandwich Company
Eating locally-grown food should not be a novelty. Eating clean, good food should not be difficult. We aim to be transparent about what we serve and where our food comes from. We help support the local farmers, the local entrepreneurs, and the local economy. We do this with a waste diversion rate of 79%. Our concept is simple, our hearts are big, and our sandwiches are delicious. | | We are firm believers that local businesses should... Read More →

Host Companies
avatar for Organic Sandwich Company

Organic Sandwich Company

Organic Sandwich Company

Volunteers
avatar for Elizabeth Treister

Elizabeth Treister

Boulder Representative, Boulder Business Welcomes
I assist business owners, newcomers, new business owners and organizations to be more productive, by offering them effective connections and resources .

  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description At Organic Sandwich Company, we create fresh, gourmet, organic sandwiches. We believe taste is just as important as the quality and source of our food.

8:30am

Zeal - Food for Enthusiasts
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "From Startup to Stability"

Session Description: Get an inside peak into the progress Zeal has achieved in transitioning from an upstart to a stable business. Owner Wayde Jester will give the presentation and walk the group through X's and O's of getting Zeal positioned for long term success.

Presenters
avatar for Wayde Jester

Wayde Jester

CEO, Zeal - Food for Enthusiasts

Host Companies
avatar for Zeal - Food for Enthusiasts

Zeal - Food for Enthusiasts

Zeal - Food for Enthusiasts
Really good food, inspiring atmosphere, all out in the open, no trade-offs...we call it Food for Enthusiasts, you'll call it Zeal! | | |  

Volunteers
avatar for Terra Grantham

Terra Grantham

Finance and Product, bridge21
NH

Neil Hardwick

Marketing Manager, BFF Foods

Thursday November 19, 2015 8:30am - 9:30am
Zeal - Food for Enthusiasts 1710 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description Really good food, inspiring atmosphere, all out in the open, no trade-offs...we call it Food for Enthusiasts, you'll call it Zeal!

8:30am

AppliedTrust
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Building an Open Book Company of Peers"

Session Description: Building an open book company of peers:
Sure, an "open book" company sounds great, but how do you get from point A to point B? We'll take a look at what we can learn from successful open book businesses, starting with 5-year-old lessons from Jack Stack. This session will be packed with tips and tricks for building an engaged team of people who truly understand the impact they have on the business, while avoiding cultural pitfalls and compensation-related freak-outs. Join us to get up to speed on open book management, and enjoy some "war stories" from our successes and failures over the past 14 years.

Presenters
avatar for Ned McClain

Ned McClain

Co-Founder, AppliedTrust
Ned McClain is co-founder and co-CEO of AppliedTrust, which he started in 2001 with Trent R. Hein.  In addition to his executive role, including setting the company’s strategy and vision with co-CEO Trent, Ned is focused on enterprise and cloud architecture, security, and infrastructure. He is a "full-stack" engineer with a passion for DevOps, opensource, deployment strategies, mobile development, and Linux. Ned has been developing for... Read More →

Volunteers
EL

Emily Long

Events and Marketing, Consultant
avatar for Chelsea Rogers

Chelsea Rogers

Techstars
I'm an operations nerd and client-centric get-it-done-er new to Boulder after 7 years in NYC. My background is in customer success and operations-focused roles but I also love community building, outreach and social media strategy. I'm a Michigan native happiest on hikes, a sometimes-cyclist, advocate for safe streets, animal rescue + women's health. Let's talk about your most recent camping weekend, what trails and summits are your favorite... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 8:30am - 9:30am
AppliedTrust 1033 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description We solve hard IT problems so you can make the world awesome.

8:30am

Creative Alignments
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: Ramping Up Without Busting Your Budget.

Session Description: We will demonstrate how we've used our unique hourly billing recruiting model to grow teams with case studies. In the last 30 minutes, we will have a Q&A and guided tour.

Presenters
avatar for Peggy Shell

Peggy Shell

Founder, Creative Alignments
Peggy Shell began her recruiting and HR career in 1999 as the HR Director at Tesser, a nationally-recognized and award-winning design agency based in San Francisco. In 2003, she transitioned into a consultant role for Tesser and began to offer her expertise to other clients in Colorado’s Front Range area. Armed with the idea that the contemporary recruiting model needed a smarter alternative to the contingency model... Read More →

Host Companies
Volunteers
CN

Cate North

Owner, FastBlurb
avatar for Victor Rojas

Victor Rojas

CTO, Lawbooth

  • Sort by Neighborhood East
  • Company Description Creative Alignments provides optimal recruiting services to growing companies. Unlike traditional contingency recruiting, we take no commission and no percentage of salaries. So whether you're targeting a key strategic role or dramatically expanding your team, our hourly billing model and on-demand approach respond to your evolving needs.

8:30am

Google, Inc.
Limited Capacity filling up
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Session Title: "Inside Google Boulder"

Session Description: Google Boulder's leader, Scott Green, will take you through a briefhistory of Google's presence in Boulder and our current activities.Find out what it's like to be a small (but vital) office in a bigcompany and explore some of the challenges and benefits that come from beingremoved from the action and pace of Silicon Valley.  Don't worry,we'll leave plenty of time for you to ask your burning questions.


Presenters
avatar for Scott Green

Scott Green

Site Director, Google Boulder, Google, Inc.

Host Companies
avatar for Google, Inc.

Google, Inc.

Google, Inc.

Volunteers
avatar for Lindsey Eilbacher

Lindsey Eilbacher

Client Success Manager, P2BInvestor
avatar for Tim O'Shea

Tim O'Shea

Founder, Engage Colorado
Co-Founder of Engage Colorado and Producer of NewCo Boulder, Tim O'Shea loves to build community through collaborative, creative events.

Thursday November 19, 2015 8:30am - 9:30am
Google, Inc. 2600 Pearl Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description Employees in Google's Boulder office represent a variety of teams including sales, marketing, recruiting and engineering, as well as product management for Google Apps and commerce platforms. The Boulder engineering teams work on Google's payments platform, geo, Google Now, and Google Drive.

8:30am

ZEAL Optics
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: The Search for Sustainability

Session Description:
ZEAL Optics invites you to look under the hood of the most sustainable sunglass company in the world. Built for life outdoors, designed and tested in Boulder, CO, we strive to inspire people to experience the outdoors and push their limits through our plant-based, polarized lenses. We’re constantly refining our eco-initiatives through ZEAL’s responsible business practices and brand pillars: social sustainability, environmental stewardship and life experiences.

Moderators
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DougWard21

CEO, Colorado Transit

Presenters
avatar for Ben Peters

Ben Peters

President, ZEAL Optics

Host Companies
avatar for ZEAL Optics

ZEAL Optics

ZEAL Optics

Volunteers
avatar for Nate Floyd

Nate Floyd

Seeking Employment Opportunities, Self

Thursday November 19, 2015 8:30am - 9:30am
ZEAL Optics 1230 Spruce St, Boulder, Colorado 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description At ZEAL we precision craft our sunglasses and goggles to ensure superior clarity and quality! Designed + Crafted in Boulder, Colo. USA

8:30am

SomaLogic, Inc.
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: “The Quest to Transform Medicine at SomaLogic- Aiming High”

Session Description:
Founded by Larry Gold in 2000, hear how the company’s goals of improving the well-being and quality of life of every individual are transforming how diseases are detected and diagnosed. Building on a decade of aptamer research, SomaLogic scientists have developed new proteomic technology that overcomes the significant challenges of current technologies and which have multiple applications across the biological and medical sciences. Our mission is to leverage our proprietary technology to discover, develop, and commercialize new life science research tools and breakthrough clinical diagnostic products that will transform healthcare.

Presenters
avatar for Larry Gold

Larry Gold

Founder, SomaLogic
Larry Gold serves as the Founder and Chairman of the Board of SomaLogic, and is a Professor at the University of Colorado Boulder. Larry also serves on the Board of Directors of BioForce Nanosystems, BT Pharma, CompleGen, MicroPhage and the Scientific Advisory Board of Archemix. Prior to SomaLogic, he also founded NeXagen, Inc., which later became NeXstar Pharmaceuticals, Inc., then merged with Gilead Sciences, Inc. to form a global... Read More →

Host Companies
Volunteers
KE

Karen Ellenberger

Founder, Report Spark
avatar for Monika Wittig

Monika Wittig

director, LAN
Monika Co-Founded LAN / Live Architecture Network which directs workshops and consults on digital design and fabrication practices internationally. Monika holds a Postgraduate degree in 'Digital Architecture Production' from IAAC (Barcelona). Her research at present focuses on forwarding increasingly accessible human health data as the next significant data set to drive architectural design processes and applying design principles of mass... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 8:30am - 9:30am
SomaLogic 2945 Wilderness Pl., Boulder, CO 80301
  • Sort by Neighborhood East

8:30am

Foundry Group
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "It Takes A Community"

Session Description: "It takes a community" - conversation about the importance of community in building a business (both inside and outside your company)

Presenters
avatar for Seth Levine

Seth Levine

Co-Founder and Director, Foundry Group

Host Companies
avatar for Foundry Group

Foundry Group

Foundry Group
Foundry Group is a venture capital firm focused on making investments in early-stage information technology, Internet and software startups. Our passion is working alongside entrepreneurs to give birth to new technologies and to build those technologies into industry-leading companies. We’re centrally located in Boulder, CO, but we invest in companies across North America.

Volunteers
avatar for Rich Maloy

Rich Maloy

Co-Founder, Engage Colorado
Rich Maloy manages Catalyst, the global incubator program for SoftLayer, an IBM Company. His mission is to transform the world through innovation and entrepreneurship, which he does by providing resources for startups including credits on SoftLayer’s platform, mentorship, and connections. Why Softlayer? | | Softlayer is a believer in the power of startups, and we’re proud to be a sponsor of this organization. | | Mentorship: our... Read More →
avatar for Kevin Owocki

Kevin Owocki

Engineer, Occipital
I spin bits for fun & profit. Watch out for my megabyte.
avatar for Paul Cullen Rowe

Paul Cullen Rowe

Founder / Development Lead, Silverleaf Limited
Freelance Web Developer, Serial Entrepreneur, Extreme sports enthusiast

Thursday November 19, 2015 8:30am - 9:30am
Techstars 1050 Walnut Street, Suite 202, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description Foundry Group is a Boulder-based venture capital firm.

10:00am

Parallel Path Digital Marketing Agency
Limited Capacity filling up
We've had a great response to this session, and can no longer accept any new attendees.
Please select something else for this time slot.

Thank you. 
Session Title: "It's Not The Size of Your Data, It's How You Use It!" 

Session Description: It's not hard to collect data. In fact you probably have more data than you know what to do with. Come to this session to learn how to use marketing data to make better business decisions.

Presenters
avatar for John Schoofs

John Schoofs

Senior Digital & Data Strategist, Parallel Path Digital Marketing Agency
As our residing 'true' Minnesotan John Schoofs, has been a Colorado resident and explorer since 2009 and has taken full advantage of all Colorado has to offer. As an avid (well, more than avid, they just haven't invented the word yet) cyclist (road, cyclo-cross, mountain, you name it) and skier (downhill, tele), Schoofs applies that same passion to his super in-depth knowledge of web analytics. Having worked in the industry for nearly a decade... Read More →

Host Companies
avatar for Parallel Path Digital Marketing Agency

Parallel Path Digital Marketing Agency

Parallel Path Digital Marketing Agency

Volunteers
KE

Karen Ellenberger

Founder, Report Spark
EL

Emily Long

Events and Marketing, Consultant

Thursday November 19, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Parallel Path Digital Marketing Agency 4688 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304
  • Sort by Neighborhood North Boulder
  • Company Description Parallel Path is a high touch digital marketing agency in Boulder, Colorado that is solving "real" business problems across a spectrum on B2B and B2C business verticals. From Global Fortune 50 to SMB and non-profits, what Parallel Path's client partners have in common is a desire to team with a trusted and pro-active digital agency to drive business growth. Parallel Path delivers our services with one unifying goal; performance measured by return on investment.

10:00am

Fresh Ideas Group
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: PR & Communications in the LOHAS Industry

Presenters
avatar for Sylvia R. Tawse

Sylvia R. Tawse

Founder and Chief Fresh Officer, Fresh Ideas Group

Host Companies
avatar for Fresh Ideas Group

Fresh Ideas Group

Fresh Ideas Group

Volunteers
NE

Nichole Emerson

Photographer, Images with Focus
avatar for Nate Floyd

Nate Floyd

Seeking Employment Opportunities, Self

Thursday November 19, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Fresh Ideas Group 2400 Spruce St., Suite 100, Boulder, Colorado 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description FIG is a fiercely distinct communications agency. We're specialists not generalists. FIG's tenacity is born of our core belief that saving the planet is as simple as changing the way we eat, drink and, well, do business.

10:00am

Made In Nature
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Made in Nature- Innovation in New Products"


Presenters
avatar for Doug Brent

Doug Brent

CEO, Made In Nature

Host Companies
avatar for Made In Nature

Made In Nature

Made In Nature

Volunteers
JB

Jocelyn Barcilon

Account Manager, Colorado Athletic Training School
avatar for Elizabeth Treister

Elizabeth Treister

Boulder Representative, Boulder Business Welcomes
I assist business owners, newcomers, new business owners and organizations to be more productive, by offering them effective connections and resources .

Thursday November 19, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Made In Nature 1708 13th Street, Boulder, Colorado 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description We are on a culinary adventure to discover the world?s best-tasting, healthy organic foods that will inspire you to enjoy eating well. We are dedicated to bringing you the ripest, freshest tasting organic flavors we can find?without compromising taste, your health, or the environment. We only work with farmers who are committed to certified-organic, sustainable, and eco-friendly agriculture practices.

10:00am

Idea Forge
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title:  "Explore an Educational Interdisciplinary Design Space"

Session Description: Are you interested in improving tech and engineering education? Join Rebecca Komarek, Asst Director of the Idea Forge, in a tour and lively discussion on how to get young people engaged in design, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Presenters
avatar for Rebecca Komarek

Rebecca Komarek

Idea Forge Assistant Director, Catalyze CU Managing Director, Idea Forge

Host Companies
avatar for Idea Forge

Idea Forge

Idea Forge

Volunteers
CN

Cate North

Owner, FastBlurb

  • Sort by Neighborhood University
  • Company Description The University of Colorado Idea Forge is a flexible, cross-disciplinary collaborative space where students can imagine, design, create, and test products and solutions to meet a range of societal and customer needs.

10:00am

Elevations Credit Union
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title:  "A Journey to Excellence"

Session Description: 
There are financial institutions on every corner offering essentially the same products and services.  In addition, the great recession and competitive landscape have forever changed the banking industry.  How did a small financial services provider evolve into one of the top credit unions in the country?  A leadership model built on culture, sustainability, understanding the need to innovate and improve are key ingredients.  Remember, innovation and continuous improvement are not optional in the drive for sustainability. Come learn how a locally owned and operated financial cooperative thrives in today’s marketplace.  

Presenters
avatar for Michael Calcote

Michael Calcote

CFO, Elevations Credit Union
Michael Calcite, CFO, is responsible for leading Elevations’ financial affairs in a manner designed to protect and ensure the organization’s long-term profitability and financial success. Michael also oversees Risk Management, Information Technology, Operations, Facilities and the credit union’s Enterprise Performance Excellence department. Prior to joining Elevations in 2010, Michael worked for 19 years for Guaranty Bank, a $19... Read More →

Host Companies
Volunteers
avatar for Jolene Dreith

Jolene Dreith

Fractional CFO, Consultant
avatar for Paul Cullen Rowe

Paul Cullen Rowe

Founder / Development Lead, Silverleaf Limited
Freelance Web Developer, Serial Entrepreneur, Extreme sports enthusiast

Thursday November 19, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Elevations Credit Union 2300 55th Street Boulder, CO 80301

10:00am

Healthy Skoop
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Business Opportunity and Social Issues Connect"

Session Description: Creating a give-back program that aligns with your company mission.

Presenters
avatar for Kristine Carey

Kristine Carey

Chief Marketing Skooper, Healthy Skoop

Host Companies
avatar for Healthy Skoop

Healthy Skoop

Healthy Skoop

Volunteers
NH

Neil Hardwick

Marketing Manager, BFF Foods
avatar for Victor Rojas

Victor Rojas

CTO, Lawbooth

Thursday November 19, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Healthy Skoop 2438 30th St., Boulder, CO 80301
  • Sort by Neighborhood East
  • Company Description We are Healthy Skoop. We’re a small but mighty team with an entrepreneurial spirit. We work hard and we play hard. We’re interested in that special space where business opportunities and social issues intersect. We’re out to spread our passion for the healing properties of super nutrition made convenient. We’re on a mission to bring plant-based nutrition to every American

10:00am

Boulder Public Library
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Reinventing the Place to Be"

Session Description: Brief hands on tour of our new maker space. Discussion of how libraries are transforming themselves and their communities.

Presenters
avatar for David Farnan

David Farnan

Library & Arts Director, Boulder Public Library

Host Companies
avatar for Boulder Public Library

Boulder Public Library

Boulder Public Library

Volunteers
MJ

Margo Josephs

Host Company Liaison, Engage Colorado

Thursday November 19, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Boulder Public Library 1001 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description Boulder Public Library was founded as a Carnegie Library in 1907. The library is an advocate for reading and all forms of literacy. Our number of users and uses continues to grow each year.

10:00am

Techstars
Limited Capacity filling up
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Thank you. 
Session Title: "Building Start-Up Communities"

Session Description:
 The talk will be around fostering entrepreurship around the world and Techstars role in building communities. 



Presenters
avatar for David Brown

David Brown

Managing Partner, Techstars

Host Companies
avatar for Techstars

Techstars

Techstars

Volunteers
avatar for Kevin Owocki

Kevin Owocki

Engineer, Occipital
I spin bits for fun & profit. Watch out for my megabyte.
avatar for Chelsea Rogers

Chelsea Rogers

Techstars
I'm an operations nerd and client-centric get-it-done-er new to Boulder after 7 years in NYC. My background is in customer success and operations-focused roles but I also love community building, outreach and social media strategy. I'm a Michigan native happiest on hikes, a sometimes-cyclist, advocate for safe streets, animal rescue + women's health. Let's talk about your most recent camping weekend, what trails and summits are your favorite... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Techstars 1050 Walnut Street, Suite 202, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description TBD

11:30am

Godot Communications
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Why Big Companies Love Boutique Agencies

Session Description: An interactive presentation on how small agencies and big business work together with special guest, Alex Vogenthaler of Google. 

Presenters
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Beckett Taylor

Beckett Taylor, owner and founder, Godot Communications, has more than 20 years of experience in the creative industries, beginning as a junior copywriter for the ghostwriting firm Literary Database Services. Taylor's previous creative positions and client engagements include Art Director for Dolce & Gabbana N.A., Brand Director for Hit Entertainment, and proposal writer for KPMG's National Proposal Group. Clients with Godot include Hyatt... Read More →
avatar for Alex Vongenthaler

Alex Vongenthaler

Alex is the Group Product Manager responsible for Google Drive, including the new enterprise-grade Drive-for-Work product. At Google for the past nine years, he has also led teams in Display Advertising and Payments. In Display Ads, his team built Doubleclick for Publishers, which the largest websites in the world -- including ESPN, YouTube, and Turner -- use to deliver 100% of their online ads and revenue. | | Before Google, Alex was an... Read More →

Volunteers

  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description Godot Communications is a full-service hybrid agency based in Boulder, CO, specializing in both internal and external advertising.

11:30am

Rapt Media
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "The Marketing Trifecta- Creativity, Technology, & User Data"

Session Description:
Rapt Media is leading the way in interactive storytelling by helping marketers create engaging online videos that infuse technology and creativity to communicate with customers.

Presenters
avatar for Erika Trautman

Erika Trautman

Founder & CEO, Rapt Media
Meet Erika Trautman, Founder and CEO of Rapt Media, who owned an Emmy award winning film production company. Visit the Rapt Media Interactive Video stations and engage with big brands like Toyota, Philips, Maybelline and many more. See how traditional video is so boring compared to interactive storytelling. Immerse yourself in one or many of our interactive projects, select the choices that mean the most to you and let your personalized story... Read More →

Host Companies
avatar for Rapt Media

Rapt Media

Rapt Media

Volunteers


Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
Rapt Media 1401 Walnut Street Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description Rapt Media is dedicated to unlocking an entirely new form of video communication, enabling brands, agencies, and digital storytellers to create asynchronous video conversation. We believe that in only a few short years, most web and mobile video will have deep interactivity and Rapt Media will be driving this change.

11:30am

CanopyBoulder
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Session Title: "Cannabis 101- Business, Entrepreneurship, and Investing"

Session Discription: Come learn from one of the most active investors in the cannabis industry - CanopyBoulder - and the Executive Editor of The State of the Legal Marijuana Markets, Patrick Rea. Attend this session and get up to speed on cannabis industry investing, entrepreneurship and business. 

Presenters
avatar for Patrick Rea

Patrick Rea

CEO & Co-Founder, CanopyBoulder

Host Companies
avatar for CanopyBoulder

CanopyBoulder

CanopyBoulder

Volunteers
KE

Karen Ellenberger

Founder, Report Spark
avatar for Paul Cullen Rowe

Paul Cullen Rowe

Founder / Development Lead, Silverleaf Limited
Freelance Web Developer, Serial Entrepreneur, Extreme sports enthusiast

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
CanopyBoulder 3269 28th Street, Suite 200, Boulder, CO 80301
  • Sort by Neighborhood East
  • Company Description Seed-stage, mentorship-driven business accelerator for the cannabis industry's ancillary products and services sectors.

11:30am

Galvanize
Limited Capacity full
We've had a great response to this session, and can no longer accept any new attendees.
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Session Title: "#LevelUp- Changing the Face of Education" 

Session Description: Come learn how Galvanize has changed the face of technical & entrepreneurial education, and why this fast growing company has made it it's mission to align learning and industry.


Presenters
avatar for Emilie Kintner

Emilie Kintner

Galvanize, Galvanize

Host Companies
avatar for Galvanize

Galvanize

Galvanize

Volunteers
MG

Merix Gustin

Dir of Event Operations, Plan Ahead Events Boulder
CN

Cate North

Owner, FastBlurb
avatar for Kevin Owocki

Kevin Owocki

Engineer, Occipital
I spin bits for fun & profit. Watch out for my megabyte.

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
Galvanize 1035 West Pearl St FL 5 , Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description Traditionally, industry and education have existed in separate worlds. At Galvanize, we're bridging this longstanding gap by bringing industry partners, ambitious students, world-class education, and passionate founders under one roof. This is the Galvanize community.

11:30am

Boulder Organic Foods
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Soup and Surprises: Choosing and Scaling In-House Manufacturing"

Session Description: Join Boulder Organic Foods founder & president Kate Brown for a facility tour, tasting and talk. After a brief introduction and tasting of Boulder Organic fresh soup, she'll be tailoring her talk to attendees' interests and questions.  Kate founded Boulder Organic in 2006 with a vision to craft “oh my gosh!” good food using garden-fresh ingredients. Boulder Organic soups are made in small batches and are certified organic, certified gluten-free, and are Non-GMO verified. Find them in the deli refrigerated section at grocers nationwide. To study up before you commit to joining us for NewCo 2015, go to BoulderOrganicFoods.comfacebook.com/BoulderOrganic,
 instagram.com/BoulderOrganicpinterest.com/BoulderOrganic

Presenters
avatar for Kate Brown

Kate Brown

Founder and President, Boulder Organic Foods

Host Companies
avatar for Boulder Organic Foods

Boulder Organic Foods

Boulder Organic Foods

Volunteers
JB

Jocelyn Barcilon

Account Manager, Colorado Athletic Training School
avatar for Lisa Lehndorff

Lisa Lehndorff

owner/consultant, Customer Support Services
Available for consultations on the natural organic food category through three agencies. Primary background is leading consumer relations teams for leaders like The Hain Celestial Group and Whole Foods Markets. Customer Support Services provides start up organizations with customer gap analysis to identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities. Help companies grow brand reputation by promoting customer loyalty. Identify and implement solutions... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
Boulder Organic Foods 6363 Horizon Lane, Niwot, CO 80503
  • Sort by Neighborhood Niwot
  • Company Description We've got a major thing for organic eating and we're not ashamed to show it. This is Boulder Organic!, where we feed our passion for garden-grown ingredients and wholesome fare with temptingly nutritious recipes you'll be hard-pressed to resist.

11:30am

BlackSquare Technologies
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Hardware Encryption Solutions to Protect Your Data!"

Session Description: Here, you will see just how simple it really is to securely encrypt confidential data. Enigma is hardware encryption-your password is stored securely inside Enigma, and NOT on your computer's hard drive nor in the operating system.

Presenters
avatar for Robert Fleming

Robert Fleming

Founder and President, BlackSquare Technologies

Host Companies
avatar for BlackSquare Technologies

BlackSquare Technologies

BlackSquare Technologies

Volunteers
MJ

Margo Josephs

Host Company Liaison, Engage Colorado
avatar for Deacon Wardlow

Deacon Wardlow

Director of Special ops, Spectacular Media
I make complex stuff simple. Anything, anywhere, anytime.

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
Applied Trust 1033 Walnut Street, Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description Over the past 5 years, we have designed and engineered-and now sell and distribute-our patented, real time hardware encryption and key management IT device we call Enigma. Enigma looks like a thumb drive, but does NOT store data. Now with one click, you can securely encrypt any file or folder you deem confidential. Enigma is WIN and MAC compatible, and works with any USB port on your PC or MAC. We currently offer a consumer and small business product, and will complete our enterprise product with funding. Once connected to a PC/NB/Tablet, Enigma allows complete management of any active network element, including ANY cloud storage application. As a low level hardware encryption layer, Enigma supports enterprise software security management solutions.
  • Tags encryption, hackers, security

11:30am

eTown
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Transformational Media- behind the scenes of eTown’s musical, social and environmental programming" 

Session Description: You may know eTown as the nationally syndicated, weekly radio show, but we’re so much more! Join us for a behind the scenes tour of eTown Hall, the greenest multimedia and events production facility in the U.S. eTown Hall hosts the 24-year-old radio broadcast as well as 200 events per year that reflect the organization’s pillars of music, ideas and community. Get an inside look at eTown’s world-class media hub, from the recording studio to the concert hall, and all the solar panels, video cameras and fiber optic cables in between. Plus—meet eTown’s founders and co-hosts, Nick and Helen Forster. Come learn more about media with a mission!  

Presenters
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Nick Forster

Founder / Executive Director, eTown

Host Companies
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eTown

eTown

Volunteers
avatar for Jolene Dreith

Jolene Dreith

Fractional CFO, Consultant
NH

Neil Hardwick

Marketing Manager, BFF Foods

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
eTown 1535 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description For the first time in more than two decades, eTown finally has a home of its own. eTown Hall is a multi-purpose building in the heart of downtown Boulder that is not only home to eTown's offices, but also a world-class live music venue, full service recording studio and a real community center.

11:30am

Boomtown
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "A Look Inside Boomtown" 

Session Description:
Come on in and take a look on what goes on inside Boomtown. We'll walk you through what a typical week in the program looks like, talk about the brand new Connectivity Lab, and answer any questions you might have about what we do.

Presenters
avatar for Toby Krout

Toby Krout

Managing Director, Boomtown

Host Companies
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Boomtown

Boomtown

Volunteers
avatar for Nate Floyd

Nate Floyd

Seeking Employment Opportunities, Self
avatar for Kevin Owocki

Kevin Owocki

Engineer, Occipital
I spin bits for fun & profit. Watch out for my megabyte.
avatar for Chelsea Rogers

Chelsea Rogers

Techstars
I'm an operations nerd and client-centric get-it-done-er new to Boulder after 7 years in NYC. My background is in customer success and operations-focused roles but I also love community building, outreach and social media strategy. I'm a Michigan native happiest on hikes, a sometimes-cyclist, advocate for safe streets, animal rescue + women's health. Let's talk about your most recent camping weekend, what trails and summits are your favorite... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
Boomtown 2060 Broadway Suite B1, Boulder, Colorado 80302
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  • Company Description Boomtown is a startup accelerator focusing on companies in ad-tech, Internet of things, and media.

11:30am

Spark
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Student Entrepreneurship: Funny Stories and Lessons Learned"

Session Description: Come Learn and laugh with a panel of student entrepreneurs as they share their trials and tribulations that come from being a young student trying to hack it in the Start up world. 


 

Volunteers
avatar for Terra Grantham

Terra Grantham

Finance and Product, bridge21

Thursday November 19, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm
Spark
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  • Company Description Spark Boulder is a space for entrepreneurship, designed and created by students to foster creativity, cultivate talent, and accelerate innovative ideas. Spark Boulder is a student entrepreneur’s playground that will allow Boulder and the University of Colorado to remain at the forefront of student innovation and entrepreneurship.

1:00pm

Metzger Albee Public Relations
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: PR is Dead. Long Live Public Relations.

Session Description: This "PR" means "press release?" Nothing could be further from the truth. In today's world, there are conversations you start and conversations you join, and there are far more to join. Join us and learn what we mean.

Presenters
avatar for Doyle Albee

Doyle Albee

President, Metzger Albee Public Relations
I started my career — and often end my days — with beer. From Coors to Metzger Albee, I’m fortunate that I’ve been able to work with great companies and clients to build a strong track record of success in public relations, marketing communications and digital marketing with experience in a number of industries, including consumer packaged goods, cable and telecommunications, healthcare and technology. My... Read More →

Host Companies
avatar for Metzger-Albee Public Relations

Metzger-Albee Public Relations

Metzger Albee Public Relations
Companies, customers and investors connect through traditional media, social networks and word-of-mouth. We multiply our clients’ media coverage through integrated PR,  SEO, web design and creative.

Volunteers
avatar for Michelle Renee

Michelle Renee

Owner, Streamlined Web Design, LLC
WEB DESIGNER EXTRAORDINARE! | We understand small business owners and their unique needs – it is why we offer effective website solutions starting at just $499. Whether you need a traditional website or one of our other creative solutions, we are here to help you grow your business with a fabulous website!

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  • Company Description Metzger Albee Public Relations is based in the nation's heart of new technology and business innovation in Boulder. We've thrived by adapting to opportunities, and setting best-practice standards at every stage of the communications revolution. We guide and serve clients in a world where buyers, sellers and investors connect through a mix of traditional media, social networks and word-of-mouth. By combining the messaging with the math, we're multiplying our clients, media coverage through an integrated fusion of PR, social media, SEO, web design and creative. This is the new open agency of the future, where a highly qualified team achieves collaborative resonance within markets, news and trends across the country and around the world.

1:00pm

Turning the Corner LLC
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Hiring For Keeps- Avoiding The Top 10 Mistakes When Hiring"

Session Description: Have you found that finding valuable employees is daunting and challenging in today's workplace? The hiring process can become tedious, time consuming and emotional, however preparation and introspection will help provide the foundation that creates a great organization. Kendra and her team have worked with numerous business owners helping them find great employees and build their organization for success! Kendra's valuable strategies, tips, and advice will prove that putting some work ahead of time will prove to be a sound investment for your organization. 

Presenters
avatar for Kendra Prospero

Kendra Prospero

CEO and Founder, Turning the Corner LLC
Kendra Prospero is CEO & Founder of Turning the Corner LLC, a Boulder-based career coaching, recruiting, and business cultivation services organization helping companies and job seekers transform the way they think about work. Kendra and her team work with founders, executives, and entrepreneurs helping them with the development, launch, and management of effective talent management, employee engagement, visioning & strategic planning... Read More →

Volunteers
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Merix Gustin

Dir of Event Operations, Plan Ahead Events Boulder

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Turning the Corner 1503 Spruce St Suite 7, Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description Rarely do you find such a synergistic team with one goal… YOURS. Representing decades of experience in recruiting, career counseling, hiring and job searches, we have assembled experts in many fields and disciplines. You will quickly discover this is more than a group of people looking to find you a job or helping you to fill a desk. We are a group that is passionate about putting the right person in the right spot so everyone succeeds.
  • Tags career, hiring, jobs, recruiting, talent

1:00pm

FATE Brewing Company
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Beer, Boulder and the Booming Industry"

Session Description: Learn about the rapidly expanding craft beer industry within the United States, Colorado and Boulder while tasting delicious craft beer alongside chef-inspired eats. Plus enjoy a tour of our brewery, planned expansion and more. Learn how businesses in the beer industry can create distinction from the crowded industry through innovation, thoughtfulness and collaboration.

Presenters
avatar for Alyssa Lundgren

Alyssa Lundgren

Chief Operating Officer, FATE Brewing Co.
A goal of growth can only be met with small measurable tasks. Currently Alyssa manages a range array of projects including design, construction, digital, signage, internal communications, HR, training and development, partnerships, donations, legal and more. She joined the FATE Brewing Company management team following her Account Management work with local advertising and innovation firm, Sterling-Rice Group. Alyssa attributes much of her work... Read More →

Host Companies
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Fate Brewing Company

Fate Brewing Company

Volunteers
avatar for Kelsey Higgens

Kelsey Higgens

HostCo Ambassador, Engage Colorado
Kelsey is an East Coast transplant that has lived in CO going on four years.  Since finishing up her degree in Communication, she has been working with many different start-ups to help promote/market throughout both the Denver and Boulder areas.  This is her second go-around helping out with NewCo Boulder and we're lucky to have her along for the ride this year.
avatar for James Silvester

James Silvester

Sales Manager, Knowledge Factor
avatar for Monika Wittig

Monika Wittig

director, LAN
Monika Co-Founded LAN / Live Architecture Network which directs workshops and consults on digital design and fabrication practices internationally. Monika holds a Postgraduate degree in 'Digital Architecture Production' from IAAC (Barcelona). Her research at present focuses on forwarding increasingly accessible human health data as the next significant data set to drive architectural design processes and applying design principles of mass... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
FATE Brewing Company 1600 38th Street #1 Boulder, CO 80301
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  • Company Description We believe in FATE. We think in the right circumstance, anything is possible. We understand the value of a good meal and a connection with one another. We see craft beer as the perfect accompaniment to life’s adventures. It’s something that brings together people from all walks of life. A meeting or a celebration over a beer often leads to great ideas—ideas that some may call “fate."

1:00pm

Surna
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Technology Advances for Indoor Agriculture"

Session Description: Technology is going to be a large part of the future of the cannabis industry. Join us as we look into where we see the industry heading and the opportunities we see for technological advancements.

Presenters
avatar for Katie O'Block

Katie O'Block

VP of Marketing, Surna

Host Companies
avatar for Surna

Surna

Surna

Volunteers
avatar for Deacon Wardlow

Deacon Wardlow

Director of Special ops, Spectacular Media
I make complex stuff simple. Anything, anywhere, anytime.

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Surna 1780 55th St, Suite A, Boulder, Colorado 80301
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  • Company Description Surna engineers state-of-the art equipment that monitors, controls and addresses the energy and resource intensive nature of controlled environment agriculture with special expertise in cannabis cultivation.

1:00pm

The Kitchen
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title:  "Connection + Community"

Session Description: In a ‘real food culture,’ everyone knows where food comes from and how it is made. The Kitchen is a unique combination of non-profit (The Kitchen Community) and for-profit enterprises (The Kitchen restaurants). The Kitchen Community non-profit paves the way for change and creates immediate and long-lasting impact. The Kitchen family of restaurants provide sustainability, demonstrate long-term commitment and, in turn, donate a portion of the proceeds to the non-profit.

This session will look at the humble beginnings of The Kitchen when it opened as Boulder's Community Bistro eleven years ago in 2004 and what it strives for today in multiple cities with multiple concepts that are working in tandem to systematically enhance every part of the food culture in cities by creating community through food.



Presenters
avatar for Courtney Walsh

Courtney Walsh

Community Engagement Director, The Kitchen
Courtney Walsh is the Director of Community Engagement at The Kitchen. The Kitchen Community non-profit builds Learning Gardens in underserved schools across the country. The Kitchen family of restaurants sources $2.6 million dollars of food from local farmers every year and serves over one million guests a year. Courtney works with the co-founders of The Kitchen, Kimbal Musk and Hugo Matheson, to ensure the organization's mission of community... Read More →

Host Companies
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The Kitchen

The Kitchen

Volunteers
MJ

Meg Johnson

Badass, Myself
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Tobin Kaestner

Bookseller, Boulder Bookstore

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The Kitchen 1980 8th Street, Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description The Kitchen is a family of restaurants that was founded in 2004 by Jen Lewin, Hugo Matheson and Kimbal Musk with the mission of ?Community Through Food.?

1:00pm

Watson University
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "The World is F*** Awesome (and the secret reason why we need to believe it)"

Session Description: It seems as if we've lost hope in the future of our world. There are more dilemmas than ever before, the political system is a mess, and problems don't seem to have any feasible solution. Watson is a university of promising changemakers, a place where we haven't lost hope, and we've got some insights as to how we can make a sustainable difference.

Presenters
avatar for Eric Glustrom

Eric Glustrom

President, Watson University
Eric Glustrom is the founder of Watson and Educate! – two sister organizations transforming education worldwide. Watson is a new university model in the US dedicated to supporting next generation leaders and entrepreneurs to solve the toughest challenges facing the world.  Educate!, which Eric founded in high school in 2002, currently reaches 85,000 students across Uganda through a mentorship based... Read More →

Host Companies
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Watson University

Watson University

Volunteers
avatar for Ryder Dale

Ryder Dale

Founder, Field Wheel
avatar for Lisa Lehndorff

Lisa Lehndorff

owner/consultant, Customer Support Services
Available for consultations on the natural organic food category through three agencies. Primary background is leading consumer relations teams for leaders like The Hain Celestial Group and Whole Foods Markets. Customer Support Services provides start up organizations with customer gap analysis to identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities. Help companies grow brand reputation by promoting customer loyalty. Identify and implement solutions... Read More →

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Impact Hub 1877 Broadway St. #100 Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description Watson is a new model of higher education in Boulder, Colorado for student innovators, leaders and entrepreneurs aged 18-23 that includes short master courses from the world?s foremost leaders, entrepreneurs, and thinkers including a co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, one of Time Magazine?s 100 most influential people and more; intensive mentorship; and training in the entrepreneurial skills of empathy, creativity, resilience, grit, bootstrapping, team building and fundraising. Watson helps students develop and advance solutions to the toughest challenges facing the world.

1:00pm

Pivotal Labs
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Session Title: From Process to Result - How to Adapt When Reality Doesn't Seem to Fit

Session Description:
 "Enterprises and startups rely on our 20 years of agile development – the work we do alongside our clients as an integrated product design team. The knowledge you absorb while working with Pivotal Labs® is just as valuable as the product itself."

That is the nicely written print on the homepage of Pivotal Labs. How we react when things get tough is what we will discuss with engineers, designers, and product managers in this session at our Boulder Pivotal Labs office. 


Presenters
avatar for Stephan Hagemann

Stephan Hagemann

Director of Engineering, Pivotal Labs

Host Companies
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Pivotal Labs

Pivotal Labs

Volunteers
avatar for Tim O'Shea

Tim O'Shea

Founder, Engage Colorado
Co-Founder of Engage Colorado and Producer of NewCo Boulder, Tim O'Shea loves to build community through collaborative, creative events.
avatar for Christine Ramirez

Christine Ramirez

Sr. UX/UI Designer, Self

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Pivotal Labs 1701 Pearl Street, Suite 200, Boulder, Colorado 80302
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  • Company Description We help you build a great product and take home our approach.

1:00pm

Agribotix
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Drones On The Farm"
 
Session Description: We will show participants how farmers around the world are using drones to improve their farming practices.   This will include a tour of our offices, a display and explanation of several types of Agricultural drones, and a review of problems drones solve.

Presenters
avatar for Paul Hoff

Paul Hoff

MBA, Agribotix
Paul has spent his career growing technology companies from R&D to profitability. Leveraging his background in computer science and his extensive experience in telecommunications consulting, Paul has served in various roles directing the growth and commercialization of new technologies.

Host Companies
Volunteers
avatar for Stuart Phillips

Stuart Phillips

PM, Avaya
https://www.linkedin.com/in/stuartgphillips | https://github.com/stuphillips

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Agribotix 3309 Airport Road, Boulder CO 80301
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  • Company Description Founded in Boulder, Colorado, in 2013, Agribotix delivers agricultural intelligence to increase yields and profits using drone-enabled technologies. All Agribotix solutions include FarmLens™, the leading cloud-based data analysis and reporting solution for people using drones in agriculture. Outputs include prescription maps for in-season fertilization, weed reports for geolocating resistant patches and estimating coverage, and specialized reporting.
  • Tags agriculture, drones

1:00pm

Community Cycles
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Community Cycles: Nonprofit Social Enterprise"

Session Description: Community Cycles is a nonprofit bike co-op and advocacy organization. Our funding comes from a variety of sources including our retail shop that sells used bikes and new and used parts, membership, donations, grants, events, and contracts. We will discuss how that works and how Community Cycles has become a model of success in its field.

Presenters: Sue Prant, Executive Director, Ray Keener, Board President, Jennifer Shiver, Development Director and Micah Schwartz, Shop Coordinator. 

Presenters
avatar for Sue Prant

Sue Prant

Executive Director, Community Cycles
Sue joined Community Cycles as our Advocacy Director in 2008, bringing over fifteen years experience in bicycling programming and non-profit administration from her work as Executive Director of the Greater Philadelphia Bicycle Coalition, where she helped create one of the first bicycle infrastructures in the US.  Sue has worked as a bicycle planner for engineering firms in Philadelphia and Denver, and is a strong, dedicated... Read More →

Host Companies
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Community Cycles

Community Cycles

Volunteers
MJ

Margo Josephs

Host Company Liaison, Engage Colorado
avatar for Maureen Phillips

Maureen Phillips

Registration Specialist, Butterfly Pavilion

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Community Cycles 2805 Wilderness Place #1000 , Boulder, CO 80301
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  • Company Description Community Cycles is a Boulder nonprofit organization of bicyclists, bike-lovers, and supporters of bicycle-based transportation.

1:00pm

Waste to Energy Partners
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: ”Building a Passion Driven Business”

Session Description: Join Tony Wibbeler as he shares how an inspiring meeting with Al Gore changed the course of his career and lifestyle.  HIs passion became the force behind Waste to Energy Partners, a Boulder based clean tech start-up recently named “Breakout Company of the Year” by the Colorado Cleantech Industries Association. 

Presenters
avatar for Tony Wibbeler

Tony Wibbeler

CEO, Waste to Energy Partners, LLC
Tony Wibbeler has extensive experience in leading high-growth, early stage companies in the medical device, landfill, recycling and transportation sectors. He currently serves as CEO of Waste to Energy Partners, LLC, a Boulder based cleantech start-up.  Prior to Waste to Energy Partners, Mr. Wibbeler served as President and CEO of Orange County Environmental, LLC.  Mr. Wibbeler led multiple hauling operations, resulting... Read More →

Volunteers
avatar for Kim Fessenden

Kim Fessenden

Career Searching, School of Life
I have been in the education world for several years and am searching for a possible career change. I am passionate about any and all issues around food and am excited to discuss anything from the latest hole in the wall restaurant to solving food deserts. | | Im also interested in alternative means of education. What does a non-traditional education system look like? How can people be enabled to hack their own education?
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david zessin

Supply Chain Management, adg

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
West End Plaza Building 1035 Pearl Street, 4th Floor Conference Room
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  • Company Description Waste To Energy Partners (WEP) was formed to facilitate the change, both necessary and forthcoming as it relates specifically to how we handle waste in the United States. We work with any facility that currently creates and/or accepts solid waste and has a desire to join in the conservation of land, production of renewable energy, reduction in disposal and operational costs and is looking for a packaged solution. As a "technology agnostic" aggregator we serve as the developer on each project and are focused on meeting the four primary established needs in the solid waste and energy markets while simultaneously driving value for all parties along the way:

1:00pm

Red Idea Partners
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Session Title: "Selling Yourself, Your Idea, Your Future"

Session Description: Learn what investors look for when meeting an entrepreneur or small business. What really leaves them with a lasting impression both good or bad.

Presenters
avatar for Ross Shell

Ross Shell

CEO, Founder, Red Idea Partners
Ross has spent his professional career as a marketer and business strategist, as well as an entrepreneur and early stage investor. His career has included serving as President of Tesser, a nationally regarded branding firm focused on the restaurant and food sectors, and working for IDEO, a global innovation consultancy. Prior to launching Red Idea Partners, he directed Client Services for an established alternative investment firm which... Read More →

Host Companies
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Red Idea Partners

Red Idea Partners

Volunteers
avatar for Jolene Dreith

Jolene Dreith

Fractional CFO, Consultant

Thursday November 19, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Red Idea Partners 4760 Walnut St, Boulder, Colorado 80301
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  • Company Description We help clients and portfolio companies scale realistically and intelligently. As a trusted advisor, we help companies face challenges while remaining focused on their best opportunities.

2:30pm

flytedesk
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "A 60 Minute Movement"

Session Description: If you want to know what we do, go to our website. If you want to see how we do it, come on in! During this session, led by flytedesk CEO Alex Kronman, we’ll leverage the NewCo community to take a message we care about from ideation to execution. By blending our Techstars-heavy process and our experience in advertising, we’ll make an ad together and push out to a college campus. There will be hard cheeses, but don’t call it slacktivism, we’ll use this to show how flytedesk can be used to engage young people in ways that have never before been possible.



Presenters
avatar for Alex Kronman

Alex Kronman

CEO and Co-Founder, flytedesk

Host Companies
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flytedesk

flytedesk

Volunteers
avatar for Stuart Phillips

Stuart Phillips

PM, Avaya
https://www.linkedin.com/in/stuartgphillips | https://github.com/stuphillips
avatar for James Silvester

James Silvester

Sales Manager, Knowledge Factor

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
flytedesk 2116 Pearl St., Boulder, Colorado 80302
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  • Company Description flytedesk helps brands engage millennials. Our technology aggregates campus advertising and makes it easy to buy and manage the full lifecycle of multi-channel ad campaigns. We currently reach 20% of Americans 18-24 on behalf of clients like Nintendo, Trojan, and L.L.Bean.

2:30pm

Sanitas Brewery
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Titlte:

Session Description: Tasting of beers, tour of our facility, talk of our industry and its growth. The "truth" opinion of one entrepreneur on start-up vs business owner and what it really takes to run a business!

Presenters
avatar for Michael Memsic

Michael Memsic

Co-Founder/CEO, Sanitas Brewery

Host Companies
avatar for Sanitas Brewery

Sanitas Brewery

Sanitas Brewery

Volunteers

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Sanitas Brewery 3550 Frontier Ave. Unit A, Boulder, CO 80301
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  • Company Description Sanitas Brewing Company is a 2 year old craft brewer with a focus on premium ingredients and beers brewed at the highest quality. We put a lot of emphasis on sustainable growth and community both in our Tap Room and through community outreach.

2:30pm

Yellowbelly
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Bridging the Gap Between Talent & Technology" 

Session Description: We are a fast casual concept that started with a menu created by an incredibly talented chef with background in fine dining.  We are passionate about using premium ingredients & preparing delicious, fresh, healthy food.  We have refined systems & used technology to bridge the gab between chef Eric’s talent & the ability to bring Yellowbelly to the masses.



Presenters
avatar for Michael Friedberg

Michael Friedberg

Co-Owner, Yellowbelly
Founder & Owner

Host Companies
avatar for Yellowbelly

Yellowbelly

Yellowbelly

Volunteers
avatar for Debbie McCalley

Debbie McCalley

Owner, McCalley Enterprises

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Yellowbelly 2525 Arapahoe Ave Unit E 1 B, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Sort by Neighborhood 29th St Mall area
  • Company Description Yellowbelly has a very unique perspective on food. We want to give people better versions of the food they already love. We use all natural, hormone free, antibiotic free, vegetarian fed, free range chicken. It's gluten free (rice flour) & fry it in a GMO free rice bran oil.

2:30pm

Blow Things Up Lab - ATLAS Institute: Colorado University
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: We Blow Things Up. Srsly. 

Session Description: The BTU Lab will host a guided tour and show off all the student creations throughout the space.

Presenters
avatar for Alicia Gibb

Alicia Gibb

Lab Director, Blow Things Up Lab - ATLAS Institute - Colorado University
Alicia Gibb is founder and director of the ATLAS Institute’s BTU Lab. She also established and runs the Open Source Hardware Association, which aims to educate and promote the use and adoption of open source hardware of all types. In her spare time, Alicia is building an education-related open source hardware company. Previously, Alicia was a researcher and prototyper at Bug Labs, where she ran the academic research program... Read More →

Host Companies
Volunteers
MG

Merix Gustin

Dir of Event Operations, Plan Ahead Events Boulder

  • Sort by Neighborhood University
  • Company Description The BTU Lab is a place for experimentation and hacking. We make science fiction science fact and vise versa.

2:30pm

hobbyDB
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: TBD

Session Description: Join Christian Braun, CEO of hobbyDB to learn how we are transforming the collectibles industry by creating the largest collectibles database in the world (more than 100 billion collectibles will live on hobbyDB). If you are a collector, know a collector, or just want to come say hi and see our awesome space widely known as Tatooine, this session is definitely for you!

Presenters
avatar for Christian Braun

Christian Braun

CEO, hobbyDB

Host Companies
avatar for hobbyDB

hobbyDB

hobbyDB
Powered by collectors worldwide, hobbyDB is building a giant database of every collectible ever made from diecast cars to action figures to comic books to corkscrews. The database powers a collection management system where users can upload images and record data about their own collectibles to keep track of them. There is also a marketplace where users can list their items for sale with just a few clicks, build wish lists and receive alerts when... Read More →

Volunteers
avatar for Maureen Phillips

Maureen Phillips

Registration Specialist, Butterfly Pavilion

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
hobbyDB 2405 Broadway , Boulder, CO 80304
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  • Company Description Powered by collectors worldwide, hobbyDB is building a giant database of every collectible ever made from diecast cars to action figures to comic books to corkscrews. The database powers a collection management system where users can upload images and record data about their own collectibles to keep track of them. There is also a marketplace where users can list their items for sale with just a few clicks, build wish lists and receive alerts when stuff they want to buy goes up for sale. It's a whole collectible ecosystem!

2:30pm

Quick Left, Inc.
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Why You Don't Want to Hire for "Culture Fits"-Lessons in Diversity"

Session Description: At Quick Left,  women compose 50% of our company, 50% of our leadership team, and 33% of our engineering team. This is almost unheard of in the tech industry. It wasn't an easy road, and we had to evaluate our own internal processes to make sure we were getting the best person for the job through our rigorous hiring process. Join us at Quick Left for a discussion about how we created an all-inclusive environment and evaluated our internal processes to allow for better diversity across all spectrums. We'll also be joined by leading diversity experts Gerry Valentine and LGBTQ Meetup Co-organizer and NCWIT Affinity Group Alliance Member Sarah Brown on steps you can take to identify bias, share data supporting the diversity argument, and tips for you to take to create a better company in the process.   

Presenters
avatar for Sarah Brown

Sarah Brown

Sarah E. Brown currently serves as Senior Manager of Growth Marketing at ServiceRocket, a rapidly growing company that helps fast-growing software companies scale by providing their enterprise customers with training, support, implementation and tools. She is Founder and Co-President of Flatirons LGBTQ Tech Meetup, a diversity in tech advocacy group based in Boulder, CO. She currently sits on the National Center For Women & Information... Read More →
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Chris McAvoy

VP of Engineering, Quick Left, Inc.
Chris McAvoy is the VP of Engineering at Quick Left. He has a long history of creating great engineering teams and promoting open source technologies and practices. Chris was the VP of Technology at Threadless, the Director of Technology at the Mozilla Foundation, the Director of Technology at the Badge Alliance, and CTO of Earshot Inc, a Chicago based social media startup. Chris created the Chicago Python Users Group, brought the Awesome... Read More →
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Rachel Scott

VP MarComm, Quick Left
Rachel is VP of MarComm at Quick Left and co-founder of Naked Women's Racing. Don't worry, she rides her bike clad.
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Gerry Valentine

Gerry Valentine is founder of Vision Executive Coaching. He works with socially responsible leaders to build companies that can change the world—focusing on business strategy, innovation and leadership. Gerry has 30 years of leadership experience, an MBA from NYU and a BS from Cornell University. Connect with Gerry at: www.linkedin.com/in/gerryvalentine, or Twitter: @gerryval.

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Quick Left, Inc.

Quick Left, Inc.

Volunteers
D

DougWard21

CEO, Colorado Transit
DZ

david zessin

Supply Chain Management, adg

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Quick Left, Inc. 902 Pearl Street, Boulder, Co 80302
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  • Company Description Quick Left is a leading software development company that offers customers innovative design & development consulting as well as the software tools used to illuminate and streamline the process utilizing our Adaptable Agile methodology.

2:30pm

madelife
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Design Thinking Applied to You"

Session Description: In order to best share with our guests madelife's values in how we run our company and what we offer to our participants, we will use our session time to guide attendees through a school inspired exercise. Last year we used a gift giving exercise to engage the crowd and to best showcase the creation based learning and self analysis. We invite you to join us in this experiential activity!
 

Presenters
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Angelo Keely

Creative Director, madelife

Host Companies
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madelife

madelife

Volunteers
MJ

Meg Johnson

Badass, Myself
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Christine Ramirez

Sr. UX/UI Designer, Self

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
madelife 2000 21st Street, Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description madelife is a launchpad for artists and entrepreneurs founded on mentorship and collaboration. Our mission is to support and promote artists and creative entrepreneurs. We do this in numerous ways out of our 6000-square-foot retail store, gallery spaces, black-box theater and sound studio in Boulder, Colorado. We curate indie-modern furniture and art from hundreds of local artists and designers, host monthly art shows, produce live events and performances, record and produce video and music projects, and launch creative careers through our unique Creative Accelerator program. Our core values are collaboration, mentorship, honoring the uniqueness of each person, and the drive to help creative people be financially successful.

2:30pm

bldg.collective
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Designing for Opportunity" 

Session Description: Creating room for opportunity does not mean giving people a blank canvas with nothing there. It means the designer has to give people the infrastructure for opportunity and subsequently let go of their ego in the process.

Presenters
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Steven Perce

Principal, bldg.collective
Steven’s approach to design is based upon principles he has developed while studying, practicing, and teaching within the field of architecture for the past 16 years. The principles of working with clarity of purpose, responsiveness to site, and dedication to human experience and habitation are evident within his design solutions and interaction with clients. Along with his professional practice, Steven has also been an Instructor at the... Read More →

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bldg.collective

bldg.collective

Volunteers
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Kim Fessenden

Career Searching, School of Life
I have been in the education world for several years and am searching for a possible career change. I am passionate about any and all issues around food and am excited to discuss anything from the latest hole in the wall restaurant to solving food deserts. | | Im also interested in alternative means of education. What does a non-traditional education system look like? How can people be enabled to hack their own education?

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
bldg.collective 2872 Bluff St, Boulder, co 80301
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  • Company Description bldg.collective is a full service architecture and design firm with a progressive approach to collaborative design and sustainable construction. We are focused on creating unique design solutions the deliver successful results for clients and their projects.

2:30pm

Mergelane
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "The Why Behind Mergelane"

Session Description: Mergelane is a business accelerator for startup companies with at least one female in leadership. Come and learn the Why Behind Mergelane, how we came to be, and why our goal is to become obsolete. You'll leave this session understanding what Mergelane does, and how an accelerator works as well as what is happening in global discussion of women in business.

Presenters
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Hannah Davis

Program Director, MergeLane
Hannah is an extraordinary community builder and startup supporter. Before joining MergeLane, Hannah was an integral force at the Impact Hub Boulder, a co-working space for community and socially-focused businesses. As one of the first employees, she helped grow the community from zero to over four hundred members. | | Prior to moving to Boulder, Hannah spent nine months living in Israel and India where she worked with various social... Read More →

Host Companies
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Galvanize

Galvanize

Volunteers
avatar for Tobin Kaestner

Tobin Kaestner

Bookseller, Boulder Bookstore
avatar for Michelle Renee

Michelle Renee

Owner, Streamlined Web Design, LLC
WEB DESIGNER EXTRAORDINARE! | We understand small business owners and their unique needs – it is why we offer effective website solutions starting at just $499. Whether you need a traditional website or one of our other creative solutions, we are here to help you grow your business with a fabulous website!

Thursday November 19, 2015 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Galvanize 1035 West Pearl St FL 5 , Boulder, CO 80302
  • Company Description Mergelane is a business accelerator for startup companies with at least one female in leadership. Come and learn the Why Behind Mergelane, how we came to be, and why our goal is to become obsolete. You'll leave this session understanding what Mergelane does, and how an accelerator works as well as what is happening in global discussion of women in business.

4:00pm

Anthem Branding
Limited Capacity full

Session Title: "Eventually Everything Connects"

Session Description: Hear from our senior staff about the evolution of Anthem Branding. Get a behind-the-scenes look into our agency, how we function, and the variety types of projects + clients we work with. You'll have the opportunity to have a Q+A with the creative, account, and production teams, as well as the agency principals.We like to think that we're different from other creative shops. Our full-service advertising agency capabilities are only half the story. We're also experts in the design and production of impactful promotional products and stylish consumer apparel. We can tackle any challenge from top-to-bottom branding assignments to one-off promo item production runs and we do it for all types of clients, from local startups to massive international brands.

Presenters
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Michael Benjamin

Creative Director, Anthem Branding
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Pete Burhop

Principal, Anthem Branding

Host Companies
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Anthem Branding

Anthem Branding

Volunteers

Thursday November 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Anthem Branding 2617 Broadway St., Boulder, CO 80304
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  • Company Description We like to think that we're different from other creative shops. Our full-service advertising agency capabilities are only half the story. We're also experts in the design and production of impactful promotional products and stylish consumer apparel. We can tackle any challenge from top-to-bottom branding assignments to one-off promo item production runs and we do it for all types of clients, from local startups to massive international brands.

4:00pm

sovrn
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: Content Publishers: Keeping the internet from sucking

Session Description:
Content creators are the soul of the internet.  The content they publish is what makes the internet great.  Join sovrn CEO Walter Knapp as he discusses the challenges todays publishers face - from ad blocking to content distribution - and what tools publishers need to thrive and continue to make the internet awesome.

Presenters
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Walter Knapp

CEO, sovrn
Walter is the CEO of sovrn. Most recently he was the Chief Operating Officer at Federated Media Publishing and Lijit Networks. With more than 20 years of business and operations management, Walter has been an investor as a partner and principal for two very successful venture capital funds. He has also built and led large field organizations for two public companies, Novell and Cambridge Technology partners. Walter regularly speaks about... Read More →

Host Companies
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Sovrn

sovrn
We help you better understand your audience, engage your readers, and make more money. | You create great content. We create tools to help you along the way.

Volunteers
SG

Susie Gomez

student, CU Boulder
avatar for Christine Ramirez

Christine Ramirez

Sr. UX/UI Designer, Self


Thursday November 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
sovrn 1750 29th St, Boulder, CO 80302

4:00pm

Geek Spirits
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "Dreams Can Come True"

Session Description: Geek Spirit's owner/distiller and self proclaimed geek, Greg Starr will take the attendees on a behind the scene in depth look at the art of distilling and his personal journey on how he was able to able turn his dream of owning a distillery into reality.

Presenters
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Greg Starr

Owner, Distiller and Resident 'geek', Geek Spirits

Host Companies
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Geek Spirits

Geek Spirits

Volunteers
avatar for Stuart Phillips

Stuart Phillips

PM, Avaya
https://www.linkedin.com/in/stuartgphillips | https://github.com/stuphillips
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Deacon Wardlow

Director of Special ops, Spectacular Media
I make complex stuff simple. Anything, anywhere, anytime.

Thursday November 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Geek Spirits 6880 Winchester Circle #D, Boulder, CO 80301
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  • Company Description Celebrate your inner geek with intelligently crafted spirits made from the finest ingredients. Best enjoyed with friends.

4:00pm

Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: "Women in beer, Shine Potions and Intentional Brewing"

Session Description: Come meet Jill, Jessica and Jennifer Emich, triplet sisters and restauranteurs in downtown Boulder for the past 15 years.  In their most recent project, they have created a Boulder hub for nutritionally inspired comfort food, community events, and Shine Brewing Co, one of the only women owned breweries in the country where they create award winning beer and herbal intentional potions.  They will be discussing being women in the beer industry (a mans world) and intentional brewing. 

Presenters
JE

Jill Emich

Owner/Events Coordinator/Conscious Creator, Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place

Volunteers


Thursday November 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place
  • Sort by Neighborhood Downtown
  • Company Description Shine Restaurant & Gathering Place is a place for locals, travelers, visitors and passersby to celebrate and create community through nourishing food, award winning house-brewed beer, hand-crafted potions and community gatherings.

4:00pm

Augur
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Title: "The Future of Internet Recognition" 

Session Description: The Internet tracking cookie was invented in the late 80s and hasn't been updated since than. As multiple devices, apps, and browsers enter the market the cookie, which was meant to live on one browser and one device, has been failing at keeping up with the internet. In this session we will discuss what the future of the internet looks like, and how security, ad-tech, and marketing platforms will recognize the 3.5 Billion Users across the internet.

Presenters
avatar for Nawar Alsafar

Nawar Alsafar

Co-Founder & CEO, Augur

Host Companies
avatar for Galvanize

Galvanize

Galvanize

Volunteers
avatar for Nicolás Anzellini

Nicolás Anzellini

CEO and Co-Founder, White Tale Coffee
Happy to share facts, truths, and stories about coffee's best-kept secret - its soil-to-cup journey.
avatar for Debbie McCalley

Debbie McCalley

Owner, McCalley Enterprises

Thursday November 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Galvanize 1035 West Pearl St FL 5 , Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description For web apps within Browser-Mobile-Wearable, Augur provides plug-and-play personalization to build dynamic interfaces that contextualize to each user -- making them engage, click, and keep coming back.

4:00pm

Kidrobot
Limited Capacity full

Session Title: "Bringing Art to Life: Curating Creativity and Chaos"

Session Description: Get a sneak peek behind the veil at Kidrobot and learn how we bring art to life through creation, curation and collaboration. We'll cover everything from our product creation process, product development, various consumer focused go-to-market strategies and how we build strong communities and vocal choirs. All attendees will receive a goody bag - the first one is always free! 

Presenters
avatar for Bob Africa

Bob Africa

President, Kidrobot
Bob Africa is an accomplished leader and change agent with 17+ years of brand building, product marketing and consumer insight experience. Prior to joining Kidrobot in 2010 he held senior leadership positions with Salomon Sports, adidas and Pearl Izumi where he honed his skills as a builder of brand and team while refining the product creation and go-to-market process. When not building brands Bob can be found enjoying time with his daughter... Read More →
avatar for Allen Richardson

Allen Richardson

VP Product & Marketing, Kidrobot
Over the last 25 years, I've developed and marketed products from such notable companies as: Hasbro, Tiger Electronics, Sphero, Konami and Kidrobot.

Host Companies
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Kidrobot

Kidrobot

Volunteers
avatar for Maureen Phillips

Maureen Phillips

Registration Specialist, Butterfly Pavilion

Thursday November 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Kidrobot 1505 Pearl St. Suite 106, Boulder, CO 80302
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  • Company Description Founded in 2002, Kidrobot is acknowledged worldwide as the premier creator and dealer of limited edition art toys, signature apparel and lifestyle accessories. An innovative cross between sculpture and conceptual art, Kidrobot offers not only a powerful medium for today's international fashion designers, illustrators and graffiti artists, but also the creative canvas for emerging street trends and pop art. Kidrobot toys retail anywhere from $5 to $25,000, and many appreciate in value over time. Kidrobot showcases and sells its unique take on contemporary culture at Kidrobot stores in San Francisco and Las Vegas with temporary pop-up stores appearing cities worldwide. Our products can be found online at Kidrobot.com and in select retailers worldwide.

4:00pm

PivotDesk
Limited Capacity filling up

Session Title: Sifting Through The BS- The Advice You Actually Need When Building a Businesses

Session Description: Join David as he leads an interactive, frank discussion on some of the most surprising and impactful misconceptions founders face.
 

Presenters
avatar for David Mandell

David Mandell

CEO, PivotDesk

Host Companies
avatar for PivotDesk

PivotDesk

PivotDesk

Volunteers
avatar for Michelle Renee

Michelle Renee

Owner, Streamlined Web Design, LLC
WEB DESIGNER EXTRAORDINARE! | We understand small business owners and their unique needs – it is why we offer effective website solutions starting at just $499. Whether you need a traditional website or one of our other creative solutions, we are here to help you grow your business with a fabulous website!

Thursday November 19, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
PivotDesk 1910 Pearl Street Boulder, Colorado 80302
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  • Company Description Pivotdesk helps startups and small businesses find affordable, short-term office space by helping companies drive income from their excess office space – all without long-term leases.

5:30pm

NewCo Boulder Meetup / Happy Hour
Limited Capacity seats available

JOIN US AS WE CELEBRATE ANOTHER GREAT #NewCoBoulder!
Sponsored by: Schneider Electric and Fortrust

We'll be closing out NewCo Boulder in style! Combining with Startup Meetup and Bolder Young Professionals, this is the room to be in to network, share stories from the day, and get into the pictures everyone will be talking about on Friday!

  • VIP passholder Meet and Greet with John Battelle, founder of NewCo.
  • DJ A-L of Future Classic Music on the decks
  • Sticker Swap and 'World's Largest Sticker Ball" Guinness World record attempt by Sticker Giant.
  • The launch of Shine Potions, a new bottled beverage by the Emich Sisters -- #tastethelove, #mindfulmixers, #shinepotions, #eatdrinkshine
  • Drink Specials on Award winning Shine Beer, Potions & Shine Potions Cocktails --Free for Gold and VIP pass holders!


Presenters
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John Battelle

CEO and Editor in Chief, NewCo Platform
John Battelle is the co-founder and CEO of NewCo Platform. He started NewCo back in 2012 as a passion project with Brian Monahan, who nows runs marketing for Walmart.com. Brian remains an active board member and advisor to both John and the entire NewCo team.NewCo started with a bike ride between Brian and John. Brian was missing the Web 2 Summit, which John decided to mothball back in 2011. Truth was, Battelle was a bit tired of the... Read More →
avatar for Tim O'Shea

Tim O'Shea

Founder, Engage Colorado
Co-Founder of Engage Colorado and Producer of NewCo Boulder, Tim O'Shea loves to build community through collaborative, creative events.

Sponsors
avatar for Fortrust

Fortrust

Fortrust
THE PREMIER DATA CENTER SERVICES PROVIDER IN NORTH AMERICA FORTRUST is the most progressive high-availability colocation services provider in North America. We have three Tier III Design Certified locations in Denver, Colorado; Phoenix, Arizona; and Edison, New Jersey. We offer agile, reliable, sustainable and secure colocation services for any-size enterprise supported by optimal power infrastructure and connectivity to safeguard... Read More →
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Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric
Schneider Electric develops connected technologies and solutions to manage energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. The Group invests in R&D in order to sustain innovation and differentiation, with a strong commitment to sustainable development.
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Sticker Giant

Sticker Giant
StickerGiant prints high-quality stickers and labels. They have the best customer service, quick turnaround times and free custom shapes using state of the art laser cutting. Every sticker has a story. Want to share your story today? They're waiting to hear from you. | stickergiant.com

Volunteers
avatar for Kevin Owocki

Kevin Owocki

Engineer, Occipital
I spin bits for fun & profit. Watch out for my megabyte.


 


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