Boulder / Denver Big Data Meetup on 5/21/14
MAY 1, 2014
Earlier today, I got a note from Andy Sautins, CTO of Return Path , about the four year anniversary of the Boulder / Denver Big Data Meetup. The post Boulder / Denver Big Data Meetup on 5/21/14 appeared first on Feld Thoughts.
Hang Out With Me and My Mom In Denver on Friday 11/1
OCTOBER 28, 2013
My mom ( Cecelia Feld ) is having an opening in Denver on Friday 11/1 at Artwork Network Gallery from 5pm – 9pm. I’m heading down to Denver at the end of the day on Friday and will be there from 5pm – 7pm before I head out for dinner (a good son has to eat, right?).
Denver Startup Week
Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
I’m partnering with Chase Ink and attending Denver Startup Week on their behalf. But the leader of the pack is Denver Startup Week , the biggest event of its kind in North America. Image by Denver Startup Week.
Where I’ll Be At Denver Startup Week 2014
SEPTEMBER 16, 2014
This week is Denver Startup Week 2014. Seth, Ryan, and I are spending all day Thursday in Denver doing startup week stuff. The post Where I’ll Be At Denver Startup Week 2014 appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Places Conferences denver events startup week If you are looking for me, I’ll be hanging out all day at Basecamp , which is sponsored by Chase. Following are the events I’m participating in.
Xconomy Launches in Boulder/Denver
MARCH 29, 2013
I’m psyched to see Xconomy launch their Boulder/Denver edition. Bob Buderi , Xconomy’s CEO, talks about how it came together in his post Announcing Xconomy Boulder/Denver—7th Region in Our Network. Boulder/Denver joins the other six regions – Boston, Detroit, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, and Seattle – and is now part of the broad and expanding coverage that Xconomy is providing on business, life sciences, and technology news.
Attend Steve Case’s Rise of the Rest in Denver on 10/4
OCTOBER 1, 2016
I’ll be joining Steve Case on a panel from 3pm – 4pm on 10/4 as part of the Rise of the Rest Denver trip. The post Attend Steve Case’s Rise of the Rest in Denver on 10/4 appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Lee Mayer (Havenly), Jackie Ros (Revolar), and Jenna Walker (Artifact Uprising) will also be part of it, followed by the Rise of the Rest pitch competition and a happy hour with Steve. I’ll be hanging around for all of it. Come join us.
Mile-High disruption: Why Denver should be on your tech radar next year
The Next Web
DECEMBER 30, 2013
In January, Denver will become one of the few American cities that allows its residents to purchase and recreationally consume marijuana, a move that is expected to create jobs and generate tax revenue. Denver has more tech startups per capita than any U.S. Denver Mayor Michael B.
USA Today Highlights the Boulder/Denver Startup Scene
AUGUST 12, 2013
The Boulder and Denver tech startup communities were featured in a recent USA Today Talking Tech video. Another cool thing about the Colorado startup scene is the way Denver and Boulder make concerted, ongoing efforts to interact and collaborate as part of a larger community, with events like the Boulder/Denver New Tech Meetups that Jennifer Asbury talks about in the report. There’s always something exciting happening with Boulder and Denver startups.
5 Reasons Denver Is Hot for Start-ups
NOVEMBER 9, 2012
Here's another to add to the list: Denver. After selling his location-based startup Brightkite in 2009, he and co-founder Martin May decided to go home to Denver and haven't looked back. Denver has an incredibly open, collaborative, and supportive start-up ecosystem.
10 Entrepreneurs Own 20 Percent of Denver's Pot Shops
MAY 11, 2016
According to an analysis of marijuana licenses held in Denver, 10 individuals own 20 percent of the market while the remaining 80 percent is controlled by 641 smaller business owners
Help Bring Xconomy to Boulder/Denver
DECEMBER 20, 2012
Over time they’ve added New York, Detroit, San Francisco, and San Diego and are now considering expanding to Boulder / Denver (I encouraged them to combine both as each city is on fire and there’s no reason not to link them together at this point.). We (my partners and I at Foundry Group and David Cohen at TechStars) are helping them get enough initial sponsors to bring on a full time writer in the Boulder / Denver area.
Built In Colorado
AUGUST 30, 2013
A few weeks ago I did an event with Built In Denver where I interviewed Tim Miller and Ryan Martens, the founders of Rally Software , on their journey from a startup to a public company (NYSE: RALY ). As part of the event – held at Mateo in Boulder – the gang from Built In Denver announced they were rebranding as Built In Colorado. The attendance at the event was roughly 50% Boulder entrepreneurs and 50% Denver entrepreneurs.
Denver Startups – Get on the Map
AUGUST 15, 2012
In another example of entrepreneurs just doing it and not waiting for anyone to give them permission, a couple of Denver entrepreneurs created the Denver Startup Map. And – while you are at it, if you are a Denver startup, get on the map. Startup Communities Boulder denver google maps LA represent.la
The 10 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Denver
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
Is Denver, Colorado the next Silicon Valley? Meet some of the most impressive startups on this year''s Inc.
Boulder Is Hiring!
SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
It’s no secret that many companies in the Boulder/Denver area are looking for talent — there are dozens posted on the Foundry Group and Techstars job pages alone. While most positions are based in the Boulder/Denver area, some companies are looking to fill openings in other cities. You’ll meet some great companies and see just what a strong market Boulder/Denver is. Jobs Boulder denver
Startup Phenomenon, November 13th-15th in Boulder
OCTOBER 21, 2013
Collins, Denver, and Colorado Springs.) Conferences Boulder Colorado denver kauffman foundation startup phenomenon Vivek Wadhwa An event called Startup Phenomenon is happening In Boulder on 11/13 – 11/15. It gets to the heart of how startup communities are developed and I’d love to have you join me at it. If you register to come , use the code “feldfriends” for $100 off the $995 price.
Here Are the 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Denver
OCTOBER 7, 2015
It's not just the mountains that are big in the Mile High City
Cecelia Feld Art Exhibit Opening In Denver on 4/7/11
MARCH 18, 2011
Whenever she has a show, the openings are always fun, and she’s got one coming up on April 7th in Denver at the Translations Gallery. I love my mom’s art. Art mom studio7310
Denver: Conversation With Chris Sacca
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Chris Sacca (Founder and Chairman Lowercase Capital and star of ABC’s Shark Tank) is in Denver on Tuesday 10/25 at Galvanize from 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM to support Hillary Clinton. While I’ll be in Kansas City for a different event, if you support Hillary, are in Denver, and are an entrepreneur or investor, I encourage you to sign up and attend. The post Denver: Conversation With Chris Sacca appeared first on Feld Thoughts.
High Times Moves Cannabis Cup to California After Troubles in Denver
MARCH 15, 2016
The largest annual event of the marijuana industry drew local backlash from elected officials in Colorado and is moving to California
Cereal, Obama and Denver: The Recipe these Airbnb Hustlers Used to Launch a Unicorn
JUNE 29, 2015
In Airbnb's earliest days, the company's co-founders had to get creative to find success
This Startup's Home Sensor Could Save America $8 Billion in Insurance Claims
JUNE 7, 2016
Denver-based Notion has crammed home monitoring into a tiny, non-intrusive device
mHealth is Booming – What to Expect in 2013
DECEMBER 3, 2012
mHealth USPTO 2013 BCG CDRH CMS congress copyright Dallas Denver Detroit EHR FCC FDA haptique Health Affairs healthcare HIMTA HIPAA hospitals insurance Julius Genachowski MBAN meaningful use Mike Honda obama Patent Pew Research providers PWC regulations Research2Guidance sensors silicon valley Susan Dentzer whitespaceThere is no doubt that mobile devices are transforming healthcare. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].
Startups Looking to Hire CU Students?
DECEMBER 18, 2012
It’s a perfect example of what I’m talking about and it is immediately actionable for every entrepreneur in Boulder and Denver. Recruiting Boulder Colleges and Universities cu boulder denver hiring recruiting student University of Colorado BoulderIn the Startup Communities , I talk extensively about leaders and feeders. I assert than anyone in the startup community should be able to start / create / do anything that is helpful to the startup community.
Founder Institute Coming to Denver
APRIL 22, 2010
A handful of folks that I know and respect have gotten involved in the Founder Institute’ Denver program. Andy Vuong of the Denver Post wrote a nice article on it titled Founder Institute is training minds for a great idea. While there is a little overlap in the mentor group , their’s is very Denver centric. Jon Nordmark, a well known Denver entrepreneurs who founded eBags is running the program.
Empirical Support for the Boulder Thesis
APRIL 17, 2014
Colorado has two – a 1 Million Cups in Denver and 1 Million Cups in Fort. 1 Million Cups Denver was also a recipient of one of the first Startup Colorado Community Fund grants.
Looking for New Science Fiction?
OCTOBER 19, 2016
The editor, Joe Stech, lives in the Boulder area and has been actively involved in the Boulder/Denver startup community. If you – like me – love science fiction, I encourage you to support the new sci-fi magazine Compelling Science Fiction. He’s using Patreon as a funding model, which I’m a big fan of for new and indie writers. The post Looking for New Science Fiction? appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Books Boulder sci-fi
Invest in Innovation Skill Building
Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook
DECEMBER 9, 2016
In fact, I have a public course scheduled for February in Denver. Invest in Your Innovation Capacity. In my various consulting engagements I have learned not to take much for granted.
Austin Ranks First in the Nation as the Best Place for Startups
JULY 7, 2016
Austin claimed the top spot, followed by New York, Seattle, Denver, Atlanta, San Francisco, Washington, Miami, Los Angeles and Houston. Austin ranks first in the nation for the best place for startups, according to a new survey from Sungard Availability Services. The survey ranked the cities based on startup survival rates, graduate talent and density […] The post Austin Ranks First in the Nation as the Best Place for Startups appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin
Wake Forest outlasts Denver to reach NCAA soccer final
Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News
DECEMBER 9, 2016
HOUSTON (AP) — Ian Harkes scored in the 102nd minute and Wake Forest outlasted Denver 2-1 in double overtime Friday to advance to the College Cup title game
Introducing Colorado Entrepreneurial By Nature
Seth Levine's VC Adventure
OCTOBER 22, 2012
They’ll be showing up around Denver and Boulder at a handful of coffee shops and other places where entrepreneurs congregate. Marketing Startups boulder colorado denver ft colins local entrepreneurshipWhen it comes to the question of nature vs. nurture for entrepreneurs it’s clear that both are important.
Denver Mayor Hancock explains how the public and private sectors have come together to spur rapid business growth in the city.
JULY 6, 2015
Michael Hancock says his city's focus on entrepreneurs has helped create 40,000 new jobs in the last four years
Over Scotch and Cigars, These Entrepreneurs Created a Movement to Inspire Thousands.
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
Successful startup ecosystems that I have lived or worked in like Boulder/Denver/Fort Collins and Phoenix, have been built around Brad Feld's "give first" concept popularized in his book Startup Communities.
Bronco fans celebrate Super Bowl win in Denver streets
Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News
FEBRUARY 7, 2016
DENVER (AP) — Bronco fans have taken their celebration of Denver's Super Bowl victory over the Carolina Panthers to downtown streets
Entrepreneurial Density and Venture Capital
JULY 15, 2013
“It’s totally unfair to make Boulder separate from Denver. Combine Boulder and Denver. It’s called the Denver-Boulder Metropolitan Statistical Area for a reason. ” This particular person doesn’t understand that Boulder and Denver are separate startup communities. Richard Florida continues to write amazing stuff about Startup Communities in The Atlantic Online.
The First Family of Legal Marijuana
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
Operated by three siblings, Medicine Man has become the largest cannabis dispensary in Denver and an example of how to run a business in the burgeoning pot sector
The Deep, Dark, Emotional Challenges of Being a Leader
SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
The first was at Denver Startup Week, where we did a panel discussion with Ben Huh and Bart Lorang where we discussed the pact between CEO and Board, the pact between Founder and Investor, and how to be transparent and direct.
Denver PUC is being Uber-Annoying
JANUARY 31, 2013
Now Denver’s PUC is trying to shut Uber down by inventing new rules targeted directly at it. If you’ve ever ridden in an Uber , you know it’s a great innovation. It’s a sickening defense of a poor incumbent. Image from www.thegoodlifedenver.com. Right!
Marijuana Is Now Legal Inside Certain Denver Businesses
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
Bring Your Own.
Startup Summer – Applications Close 2/28
FEBRUARY 23, 2014
For those students looking to get involved in Boulder and in Denver, I always point them towards Startup Summer , a program out of Startup Colorado. For the first time, there will be two programs – one in Boulder and one in Denver. Oh, and if you’re a company in Boulder or Denver that wants to participate, ping me at email@example.com and we’ll see if we can fit you in this year.