Startup Colorado is thrilled to announce the return of West Slope Startup Week, taking place in Durango on August 21-25. We will continue to serve as the fiscal agent behind this community-driven event and support the development educational and inspiration programming for entrepreneurs. Check out the official press release below and learn how you can get involved.
Durango, Colorado – The West Slope Startup Week is set to return this year from August 21 – 25, 2023. This week-long event is designed to bring together entrepreneurs, small business owners, makers, techies, and more to connect, learn, and collaborate. With over 40 free educational workshops and networking events, West Slope Startup Week is the perfect opportunity for anyone looking to grow their business, learn new skills, or simply connect with like-minded individuals.
This year’s West Slope Startup Week will be hosted in Durango, Colorado. The organizers are excited to bring the event to this vibrant town, which is known for its beautiful natural surroundings and thriving business community. The event will be held both virtually and in-person, with attendees having the option to choose between the two.
The West Slope Startup Week is made possible by the generous support of S.C.A.P.E (https://www.goscape.org/) and Startup Colorado (https://startupcolorado.org/). These organizations have been instrumental in bringing West Slope Startup Week to fruition and ensuring its success.
“We are thrilled to be hosting the West Slope Startup Week in Durango this year,” said event organizer, Rachel Crawford. “Startup Week is about bringing people together to share knowledge, build connections, and create opportunities. Whether you’re an experienced entrepreneur or just starting out, there will be something for everyone at this year’s West Slope Startup Week.”
Attendees can expect a wide range of workshops and events throughout the week covering a range of startup-focused topics like marketing, finance, technology, and more. WSSW’s request for presentation proposals and speakers will be open May 18th – June 1; ideas can be submitted to westslopestartupweek.com/session-submissions-2023.
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