Nov
26
5:00 PM17:00

Open House/Check In

  • Innovation Center, Regis University (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

*Check in with the Innovation Challenge Team to create business plan and ask questions.

Audience – anyone interested in competing in the Innovation Challenge or supporting a team in the Innovation Challenge

Free professional LinkedIN headshots

Location: Innovation Center @ Regis University, 3rd floor Clarke Hall

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Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

Mentor Saturday

  • Innovation Center, Regis University (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

*Exclusive access to seasoned CEO's, owners and alumni. This is the chance to get feedback and learn from people who have been successful in your position. All teams will receive dedicated mentors.

Focus: To be announced

Audience: Ten finalists in Innovation Challenge, their teams and mentors

Location: Innovation Center @ Regis University, 3rd floor Clarke Hall

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Feb
16
9:00 AM09:00

Mentor Saturday

  • Innovation Center, Regis University (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

*Exclusive access to seasoned CEO's, owners and alumni. This is the chance to get feedback and learn from people who have been successful in your position. All teams will receive dedicated mentors.

Focus: To be announced

Audience: Ten finalists in Innovation Challenge, their teams and mentors

Location: Innovation Center @ Regis University, 3rd floor Clarke Hall

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Mar
16
9:00 AM09:00

Mentor Saturday

  • Innovation Center, Regis University (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

*Exclusive access to seasoned CEO's, owners and alumni. This is the chance to get feedback and learn from people who have been successful in your position. All teams will receive dedicated mentors.

Focus: To be announced

Audience: Ten finalists in Innovation Challenge, their teams and mentors

Location: Innovation Center @ Regis University, 3rd floor Clarke Hall

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Nov
12
7:30 PM19:30

Open House /Check In

*Check in with the Innovation Challenge Team to create business plan and ask questions.

Audience – anyone interested in competing in the Innovation Challenge or supporting a team in the Innovation Challenge

Free professional LinkedIN headshots

Location: Innovation Center @ Regis University, 3rd floor Clarke Hall

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**finalists will be invited to present a 5-minute pitch to a live panel of judges in front of a public audience** Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition
Nov
12
12:00 AM00:00

**finalists will be invited to present a 5-minute pitch to a live panel of judges in front of a public audience** Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition

THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN VETERAN PITCH COMPETITION APPLICATION DEADLINE IS EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 10th, 2018!

 

As some of you may have heard, Rocky Mountain Vets, in conjunction with the Commons on Champa, will be hosting the Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competitionon November 12, 2018 (Veterans Day Observed).  This event is for veteran/veteranspouse-owned businesses who are interested in competing for a $25,000 grand prize (in the form of a grant).   The spirit of this event is to support veteran/veteran spouse-owned businesses in the State of Colorado.  Therefore, to be eligible to be selected as a finalist in the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition, applicants must meet the following requirements

  1. You must be a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard or be a spouse of a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard.

  2. The business or concept submitted in the application must be headquartered in Colorado or the applicant must be a resident of Colorado.

  3. The business or concept submitted in the application must be less than four (4) years old (as documented by registration forms or articles of incorporation dated within the last 4 years).

  4. The applicant must have raised less than $1.5 million total on behalf of the business/concept submitted.

  5. All businesses must be owned or co-owned by a veteran or a spouse of a veteran. Although 51% ownership is not required, a veteran or spouse of a veteran must be a founder of or have a controlling interest in the company.  If a founder, for example, took on VC funds and lost majority ownership, the founder will still be eligible to compete.  

 

If you're interested and your company meets the criteria, apply to the 2018 RockyMountain Veteran Pitch Competition. 

 

Here's a timeline of the event:  

· October 10: Applications are due

· October 16: Semi-finalists are selected

· October 26: Finalists are selected and announced

· *Finalists will be selected by a committee of entrepreneurs, investors and business leaders.

· November 12: 5 finalists will be invited to present a 5-minute pitch to a live panel of judges in front of a public audience.  Location TBD. 

· One winner will receive total cash prize of at least $25,000    

The website for the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition is up.  For more information and for routine updates, please visit us at www.rockymountainvets.org and sign up for our mailing list.  Pass this information along to anyone you know who may qualify to register – the application due date is fast approaching! Also, if you know of any organizations or individuals that may be interested in sponsoring this or future RockyMountain Vets events, feel free to put us in touch.  If you have any questions, please reach us at vetpitch@thecommons.co.        

 

 The 2018 Pitch Competition is an initiative of The Commons on Champa, powered by The Downtown Denver Partnership with support from the Kauffman Foundation and JP Morgan Chase Foundation. We're grateful for your commitment to advancing the rate of veteran-driven entrepreneurship and for connecting veteran entrepreneurs who are building Colorado’s economic future!

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**Finalists are selected and announced** Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition
Nov
12
12:00 AM00:00

**Finalists are selected and announced** Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition

THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN VETERAN PITCH COMPETITION APPLICATION DEADLINE IS EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 10th, 2018!

 

As some of you may have heard, Rocky Mountain Vets, in conjunction with the Commons on Champa, will be hosting the Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competitionon November 12, 2018 (Veterans Day Observed).  This event is for veteran/veteranspouse-owned businesses who are interested in competing for a $25,000 grand prize (in the form of a grant).   The spirit of this event is to support veteran/veteran spouse-owned businesses in the State of Colorado.  Therefore, to be eligible to be selected as a finalist in the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition, applicants must meet the following requirements

  1. You must be a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard or be a spouse of a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard.

  2. The business or concept submitted in the application must be headquartered in Colorado or the applicant must be a resident of Colorado.

  3. The business or concept submitted in the application must be less than four (4) years old (as documented by registration forms or articles of incorporation dated within the last 4 years).

  4. The applicant must have raised less than $1.5 million total on behalf of the business/concept submitted.

  5. All businesses must be owned or co-owned by a veteran or a spouse of a veteran. Although 51% ownership is not required, a veteran or spouse of a veteran must be a founder of or have a controlling interest in the company.  If a founder, for example, took on VC funds and lost majority ownership, the founder will still be eligible to compete.  

 

If you're interested and your company meets the criteria, apply to the 2018 RockyMountain Veteran Pitch Competition. 

 

Here's a timeline of the event:  

· October 10: Applications are due

· October 16: Semi-finalists are selected

· October 26: Finalists are selected and announced

· *Finalists will be selected by a committee of entrepreneurs, investors and business leaders.

· November 12: 5 finalists will be invited to present a 5-minute pitch to a live panel of judges in front of a public audience.  Location TBD. 

· One winner will receive total cash prize of at least $25,000    

The website for the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition is up.  For more information and for routine updates, please visit us at www.rockymountainvets.org and sign up for our mailing list.  Pass this information along to anyone you know who may qualify to register – the application due date is fast approaching! Also, if you know of any organizations or individuals that may be interested in sponsoring this or future RockyMountain Vets events, feel free to put us in touch.  If you have any questions, please reach us at vetpitch@thecommons.co.        

 

 The 2018 Pitch Competition is an initiative of The Commons on Champa, powered by The Downtown Denver Partnership with support from the Kauffman Foundation and JP Morgan Chase Foundation. We're grateful for your commitment to advancing the rate of veteran-driven entrepreneurship and for connecting veteran entrepreneurs who are building Colorado’s economic future!

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Creating the Powerful Conscious Company
Oct
20
6:30 PM18:30

Creating the Powerful Conscious Company

  • Event Pricing

  • Colorado Chapter Members $44

  • Colorado Chapter Non-Members $54

  • Students $30

Conscious Capitalism Colorado is excited to present three exciting speakers for our Fall Event. You won't want to miss this opportunity.

Raj Sisodia, co founder of Conscious Capitalism, will present The Leading Edge of Conscious Capitalism in 2018.

Topic of discussion:

  • The major trends supporting the creation of amazing conscious companies

  • The current best practices and powerful successes.

Heather Wickman from Untethered Consulting and Pete Dignan from Ever Better for a conversation about Creating the Deliberately Developmental Organization.

You will learn how to:

  • Spot the signs of organizational disease

  • Uncover critical barriers Create a Deliberately Developmental Organization

Appetizers and drinks will be served.

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**Semi-finalists are selected** Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition
Oct
16
12:00 AM00:00

**Semi-finalists are selected** Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition

THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN VETERAN PITCH COMPETITION APPLICATION DEADLINE IS EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 10th, 2018!

 

As some of you may have heard, Rocky Mountain Vets, in conjunction with the Commons on Champa, will be hosting the Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competitionon November 12, 2018 (Veterans Day Observed).  This event is for veteran/veteranspouse-owned businesses who are interested in competing for a $25,000 grand prize (in the form of a grant).   The spirit of this event is to support veteran/veteran spouse-owned businesses in the State of Colorado.  Therefore, to be eligible to be selected as a finalist in the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition, applicants must meet the following requirements

  1. You must be a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard or be a spouse of a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard.

  2. The business or concept submitted in the application must be headquartered in Colorado or the applicant must be a resident of Colorado.

  3. The business or concept submitted in the application must be less than four (4) years old (as documented by registration forms or articles of incorporation dated within the last 4 years).

  4. The applicant must have raised less than $1.5 million total on behalf of the business/concept submitted.

  5. All businesses must be owned or co-owned by a veteran or a spouse of a veteran. Although 51% ownership is not required, a veteran or spouse of a veteran must be a founder of or have a controlling interest in the company.  If a founder, for example, took on VC funds and lost majority ownership, the founder will still be eligible to compete.  

 

If you're interested and your company meets the criteria, apply to the 2018 RockyMountain Veteran Pitch Competition. 

 

Here's a timeline of the event:  

· October 10: Applications are due

· October 16: Semi-finalists are selected

· October 26: Finalists are selected and announced

· *Finalists will be selected by a committee of entrepreneurs, investors and business leaders.

· November 12: 5 finalists will be invited to present a 5-minute pitch to a live panel of judges in front of a public audience.  Location TBD. 

· One winner will receive total cash prize of at least $25,000    

The website for the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition is up.  For more information and for routine updates, please visit us at www.rockymountainvets.org and sign up for our mailing list.  Pass this information along to anyone you know who may qualify to register – the application due date is fast approaching! Also, if you know of any organizations or individuals that may be interested in sponsoring this or future RockyMountain Vets events, feel free to put us in touch.  If you have any questions, please reach us at vetpitch@thecommons.co.        

 

 The 2018 Pitch Competition is an initiative of The Commons on Champa, powered by The Downtown Denver Partnership with support from the Kauffman Foundation and JP Morgan Chase Foundation. We're grateful for your commitment to advancing the rate of veteran-driven entrepreneurship and for connecting veteran entrepreneurs who are building Colorado’s economic future!

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Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition APPLICATIONS ARE DUE
Oct
10
12:00 AM00:00

Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition APPLICATIONS ARE DUE

THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN VETERAN PITCH COMPETITION APPLICATION DEADLINE IS EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 10th, 2018!

 

As some of you may have heard, Rocky Mountain Vets, in conjunction with the Commons on Champa, will be hosting the Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competitionon November 12, 2018 (Veterans Day Observed).  This event is for veteran/veteranspouse-owned businesses who are interested in competing for a $25,000 grand prize (in the form of a grant).   The spirit of this event is to support veteran/veteran spouse-owned businesses in the State of Colorado.  Therefore, to be eligible to be selected as a finalist in the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition, applicants must meet the following requirements

  1. You must be a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard or be a spouse of a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or The National Guard.

  2. The business or concept submitted in the application must be headquartered in Colorado or the applicant must be a resident of Colorado.

  3. The business or concept submitted in the application must be less than four (4) years old (as documented by registration forms or articles of incorporation dated within the last 4 years).

  4. The applicant must have raised less than $1.5 million total on behalf of the business/concept submitted.

  5. All businesses must be owned or co-owned by a veteran or a spouse of a veteran. Although 51% ownership is not required, a veteran or spouse of a veteran must be a founder of or have a controlling interest in the company.  If a founder, for example, took on VC funds and lost majority ownership, the founder will still be eligible to compete.  

 

If you're interested and your company meets the criteria, apply to the 2018 RockyMountain Veteran Pitch Competition. 

 

Here's a timeline of the event:  

· October 10: Applications are due

· October 16: Semi-finalists are selected

· October 26: Finalists are selected and announced

· *Finalists will be selected by a committee of entrepreneurs, investors and business leaders.

· November 12: 5 finalists will be invited to present a 5-minute pitch to a live panel of judges in front of a public audience.  Location TBD. 

· One winner will receive total cash prize of at least $25,000    

The website for the 2018 Rocky Mountain Veteran Pitch Competition is up.  For more information and for routine updates, please visit us at www.rockymountainvets.org and sign up for our mailing list.  Pass this information along to anyone you know who may qualify to register – the application due date is fast approaching! Also, if you know of any organizations or individuals that may be interested in sponsoring this or future RockyMountain Vets events, feel free to put us in touch.  If you have any questions, please reach us at vetpitch@thecommons.co.        

 

 The 2018 Pitch Competition is an initiative of The Commons on Champa, powered by The Downtown Denver Partnership with support from the Kauffman Foundation and JP Morgan Chase Foundation. We're grateful for your commitment to advancing the rate of veteran-driven entrepreneurship and for connecting veteran entrepreneurs who are building Colorado’s economic future!

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Sep
24
to Sep 27

Denver Start Up Week

Join us September 24th-27th for Denver Start Up Week events! Here's a capture of a few relevant and interesting events to check out. A great way to jump-start the process of finding a mentor, continue building your business, or get your start up ideas flowing for the challenge. RSVP to Bailey Gent at bgent@regis.edu to join us at the 9/27 X-Ite Pitch Finals.

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