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NEWS: Hickenlooper to sign Mobile Learning Labs bill in Summit County

Hickenlooper to sign Mobile Learning Labs bill in Summit County

“Hickenlooper and Hamner will meet at Elevate CoSpace in Frisco (771 Granite St.) at 1:45 p.m. for the public signing. Following the brief ceremony, Hamner will give a brief explanation of the bill and how it can benefit Colorado businesses.”

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/news/16309656-113/hickenlooper-to-sign-mobile-learning-labs-bill-in

NEWS: Summit County small business center hosts seminar on pitching to the media

Summit County small business center hosts seminar on pitching to the media

“This morning at Elevate CoSpace in Frisco, Denver-based marketing expert Michelle Ellis leads a workshop on the dos and don’ts of pitching business stories directly to the media. It’s part of the brand-new Business Mentor Series, a yearlong series presented by the local office of the Northwest Colorado Small Business Development Center with help from a rotating corps of business experts.”

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/news/16001842-113/summit-county-small-business-center-hosts-seminar-on

NEWS: Summit County Startup Weekend brings budding entrepreneurs to Frisco

Summit County Startup Weekend brings budding entrepreneurs to Frisco

“Time moves a bit faster in the startup world.

Just ask Ryan Sullivan, the founder and chief executive of Parkify, a 1-year-old startup based in Denver. After several months of nonstop coding, marketing and customer engagement, plus a stint with industry mentors through the Boomtown Accelerator in Boulder, his company’s real-time smartphone parking app for urbanites is set to launch in late April.”

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/news/15810612-113/summit-county-startup-weekend-brings-budding-entrepreneurs-to-frisco

NEWS: Joel Gatz of OpenSnow tapped as keynote speaker for Startup Ski Summit in Frisco, Arapahoe Basin

Joel Gatz of OpenSnow tapped as keynote speaker for Startup Ski Summit in Frisco, Arapahoe Basin

“The summit, hosted by Elevate CoSpace in Frisco, brings entrepreneurs and start-ups from across the Front Range and the Colorado Rocky Mountains to the county for a full day of tech-friendly panels, presentations and, of course, a morning on the slopes at Arapahoe Basin.”

 

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/news/15620347-113/joel-gatz-of-opensnow-tapped-as-keynote-speaker-for-startup

NEWS: Social Summit: Women of the Summit host holiday party

Social Summit: Women of the Summit host holiday party

Women of the Summit recently held a holiday party at Elevate CoSpace in Frisco. The group was founded in Summit County decades ago as a way for women to network before they were allowed to be members of the local Rotary Club.

“This is a truly amazing group of fun, festive women who are incredibly successful in business and who are dedicated to making our community stronger and more vibrant,” said Amy Kemp, of Mountaintop Media, who recently got involved with the group.”

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/exploresummit/14297498-113/summit-women-business-group

NEWS: Startup Ski Summit pairs powder turns with Joel Gratz keynote, tech panels

Startup Ski Summit pairs powder turns with Joel Gratz keynote, tech panels

“High Country entrepreneurs don’t quite abide by the typical 9-to-5.

Just ask Amy Kemp of Elevate CoSpace. Rather than launch yet another business mixer with brainstorming sessions and startup strategizing and a cheese platter or two, the founder of Frisco’s first co-working space took a cue from Entrepreneurship 101 and tapped her environment.”

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/news/15633200-113/startup-ski-summit-pairs-powder-turns-with-joel-gratz

NEWS: Medical marijuana panel discusses benefits of cannabis

Medical marijuana panel discusses benefits of cannabis

“An array of marijuana products were displayed at a panel discussion on cannabis medicine at Elevate CoSpace in Frisco on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. The event was put on by Philip Wolf, founder of cannabis educational tour company Cultivating Spirits, and featured a family practice doctor who prescribes cannabis, a dispensary owner and a cannabis food writer.”

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/news/13753283-113/cannabis-marijuana-plant-patients

NEWS: Social Summit: Business leaders attend Summit Chamber mixer in Frisco

Social Summit: Business leaders attend Summit Chamber mixer in Frisco

“It might have seemed like just a party, with a DJ spinning tunes, the debut of Oskar BluesPinner IPA beer and a dessert wine pairing withBun in the Oven baked goodies, but there was business — and a lot of it — being conducted at the Summit County Chamber Mixer on Thursday, Jan. 22, at Elevate CoSpace in Frisco.”

Read More: http://www.summitdaily.com/exploresummit/14842934-113/social-summit-business-leaders-attend-summit-chamber-mixer-in-frisco

NEWS: Skiing startups converge in Frisco

Skiing startups converge in Frisco

“Sixty outdoor industry entrepreneurs convened at Elevate CoSpace in Frisco last week for the first Startup Ski Summit. Keynote speaker Joel Gratz – a meteorologist and founder of weather forecasting website Opensnow.com – delivered a speech featuring a seminar on the weather patterns behind the 2014-2015 ski season’s conditions, a crash-course on climate change and a lesson on the history of his company.”
Read More: http://www.businessden.com/2015/03/30/skiing-startups-converge-in-frisco/

NEWS: High-Altitude Coworking Hubs Are Taking Over Ski Country

High-Altitude Coworking Hubs Are Taking Over Ski Country

Whether you live in the big smoke or off-the-grid, coworking is a trend that’s not going anywhere. According to Frisco’s Elevate CoSPACE, “more than half of the workforce will work remotely by 2020.” Rare is the person who can work from home day-in, day-out, without getting a bit stir-crazy. Having organizations like the Mountain Coworking Alliance will change the future of ski towns. Long live the culture of the ski bum, but Curbed Ski is stoked to see that people with “real jobs” now have a way to live their alpine dream, as well.

Read More: http://ski.curbed.com/2014/12/4/10015722/high-altitude-coworking-hubs-are-taking-over-ski-country