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Davis Graham & Stubbs
Startups face a number of unique challenges – from picking the right entity type to finding capital to hiring employees. Let us help you explore some of these legal questions with DGS-UP.

Rockies Venture Club
Our mission is to advance Economic Development in the Rocky Mountain Region by actively connecting investors with the most promising entrepreneurial companies.

Colorado Alliance for Veteran Entrepreneurship
We believe military veterans are hard-wired for innovation and entrepreneurship. We want Colorado to be a place where veterans have pathways to become entrepreneurial and business leaders.

Startup Research

Summer 2011 Denver Semester

What market are you pursuing? Is the target market big enough? Is it growing or shrinking? What are the other characteristics of your market, and why do you care? How do you find data on your market? How do you define your competitors? What are inexpensive tactics to do custom market research, such as surveys? How can you determine if you can win in your target market, and when do you decide to walk away?

Goal:
Choose your business and market.
Date:
2011-05-24, 06:00 PM

Mentors


Adam Swiecki
Founder, Swiecki Enterprises

Adam Swiecki founded Swiecki Enterprises in 2003 after serving as an Army Officer and financier. Focused on the action sport market, he has built leading ecommerce businesses in surf (Surfboards.com), skate (SkateboardsEtc.com), and snow (SkiGogglesEtc.com). The quintes...

Mike Stemple
Mike Stemple - Founder, Inspirer (Denver FI) , Inspirer

Mike is founder of Inspirer where he helps entrepreneurs transition from amateur to full-time professional thru a series of online courses, ebooks, public speaking events, workshops and physical products. Mike is also Founder of Bonsai Networks which is solving the pro...

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