ForbesTM School of Business Sponsors Denver Startup Week
Event to celebrate Denver’s entrepreneurial spirit will take place September 15-20
ForbesTM School of Business at Ashford University has signed on to sponsor Denver Startup Week. The event, which brings together Denver’s creators and innovators, will be held September 15-20 at multiple locations throughout the downtown Denver area.
The first floor of Ashford University’s Denver Online Center, l515 Arapahoe Street, will serve as Denver Startup Week’s Basecamp, the hub for all attendees. Basecamp 2014 provides a large space for an expanded offering of keynote speakers, panelists, and one-on-one mentor sessions, featuring local and national CEOs, founders, entrepreneurs, and developers. There will also be live music and networking events.
Denver Startup Week offers attendees four program tracks: Business, Design, Tech, and Manufacturing. Each track boasts an array of sessions, presentations, workshops, job fairs, and social events. Because of sponsorship contributions, every event is free to participants. For additional information, visit www.denverstartupweek.org.
At last year’s Denver Startup Week, more than 5,500 startup community members and more than 650 companies from Colorado and beyond engaged in 125-plus community-driven events to celebrate everything entrepreneurial in the Mile High City.
About Ashford University
Where heritage meets innovation – that’s Ashford University. At Ashford, students discover relevant degree programs, innovative technology, and cherished tradition. Ashford offers associates, bachelor’s, and master’s online degree programs, while the Clinton, Iowa campus offers bachelor’s programs. Whether on campus or online, Ashford students enjoy the same supportive community. For more information, please visit www.ashford.edu, www.facebook.com/ashforduniversity, www.twitter.com/AshfordU, or call Shari Winet, Vice President of Public Relations, at 858.513.9240 x2513.
About Denver Startup Week
Denver Startup Week is a celebration of everything entrepreneurial in Denver. The weeklong event is intended to unite the entrepreneurial community in Denver and celebrate the great companies, innovation and ideas happening in the City and the people and inspiration behind them. The core programming is centered on the entrepreneurial community with an emphasis on technology, design, manufacturing, and business. Events throughout the week are organized by both the Denver Startup Week Organizing Committee and the community at-large and include sessions, presentations, panels, workshops, happy hours, social events, job fairs, and much more. Denver Startup Week is sponsored by the Downtown Denver Partnership, Colorado Technology Association, Chase, Comcast, and more than 30 other community sponsors and Denver entrepreneurs. For more information and for the schedule of events, visit www.denverstartupweek.org.