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BLOG: Pitch Night at Breckenridge Startup Weekend

by / November 11, 2017

By Sarah L. Knapp The sixth Startup Weekend Breck began Friday at the Breckenridge Backstage Theater. Around 60 people filled the theater chatting and drinking fresh Breckenridge Brewery IPA. As

BLOG: Meet Emily

by / May 23, 2017

Meet Emily Schmutz. She’s a photographer, singer, hiker, yogi and ELEVATE member. Emily is also the owner of two businesses – Keeping Composure Photography + Summit Mountain Weddings. Learn why

Summit Innovation Week : April 5-9

by / April 3, 2017

Calling all entrepreneurs and innovators. Join us for Summit Innovation Week April 5-9 where we’re celebrating our pioneering spirit and innovation in Summit County. See below for a listing of

Join us! Badass Biz Bootcamp Pitch Night April 5th

by / March 20, 2017

Support Summit County’s badass entrepreneurs – launching their startup daydreams at Pitch Night on Wednesday, April 5th at 5:30 p.m. at ELEVATE Frisco (711 Granite Street.)  Six businesses have finished the gauntlet of ELEVATE’s

BLOG: Meet Wendy

by / March 6, 2017

Meet Wendy. She’s the founder and digital marketing coach behind Power Joy Marketing. Wendy’s passion is empowering entrepreneurs with in-person workshops and strategy sessions. We sat down with Wendy to

BLOG: Meet Dan

by / February 9, 2017

Dan Russell is a high-powered, ambitious visionary who founded Kiss Ventures, a digital marketing agency focused on product launches. He recently moved to Summit County to snowboard, mountain bike and

BLOG: Meet Chris

by / February 1, 2017

Meet Chris. He’s a snowboarder, full stack developer, skateboarder, sky diver and ELEVATE member. We sat down to talk to Chris about his work, his goals and his insights for

NEWS: Join our Team. We’re Hiring

by / January 12, 2017

If you want to shape the future of Summit County, support entrepreneurs and help launch and grow businesses here in the Rocky Mountains, this is the job for you. Apply

Blog: Meet Candy

by / December 5, 2016

Meet Candy. She’s a non-profit consultant, triathlon athlete, entrepreneur, animal lover, and ELEVATE member who is always pushing herself to reach new heights. We caught up with Candy and asked her

BLOG: Meet Jill

by / November 3, 2016

Jill Benbow is a runner, skier, biker, mom, community manager and a member of ELEVATE’s community of entrepreneurs, tech workers and badasses. When she’s not listening to podcasts or working

BLOG: Where to Eat & Fuel Up in Frisco

by / October 5, 2016

Frisco is the epicenter of Summit County, which makes it the perfect place for a meeting, power business lunch or catered event. Thankfully the town is chock full of delicious restaurants

BLOG: Get Unstuck in Business

by / September 27, 2016

Everyone faces burn out or hits a wall or just loses motivation. Trust me. I know. I’m stuck. Entrepreneurship is damn hard sometimes. And this is one of those times.