Founded In FoCo 2023: Fort Collins Startup Week Returns March 1 – 3

Are you a local entrepreneur, small business owner, nonprofit founder, or creative? Interested in startups, networking, and new ideas?

Mark your calendar for March 1 – 3 for Founded In FoCo 2023: Fort Collins Startup Week! The event is built by the community, for the community featuring 50+ local speakers, an exhibit hall, and opportunities to meet our vibrant community.

Founded in FoCo is a volunteer-driven event where you’ll have the opportunity to incubate new ideas, learn from peers, and build relationships. The week features sessions for businesses and ideas at any stage – from just getting started, to scaling to $1m and beyond.

We’re excited to have several featured tracks this year as a part of Founded in FoCo for 2023.

ScaleUp Track

The ScaleUp track features sessions that discuss the operating conditions required to scale up your company. These sessions are designed to give you the tools needed to sustainably grow businesses into something bigger. Plus, our keynote speaker, Elaine Pofeldt, will be sharing strategies you can apply from business owners who are bringing in $1 million or more a year with few employees. Charles Fred also returns from TrueSpace to discuss his research on scaling businesses and what it takes to establish predictability.

Nonprofit Track: Love your Nonprofit to Success

If you work at a nonprofit organization or are interested in getting involved in one, we’ve got something special just for you! The Nonprofit track will focus on topics like founding a nonprofit, building an effective board, getting in your donor’s head, and strategic planning. Our experienced speakers will provide insight into best practices when it comes to running a successful nonprofit organization.

Tools to Grow and Sustain

Whether you are a solopreneur, work at a large company, or are somewhere in-between, the Fort Collins community of experts will be offering sessions that address all aspects of entrepreneurship, including discussing creativity, overcoming business challenges, entrepreneurship and mental health, finances and strategic planning, and more.

So don’t miss out—mark your calendar now for Founded In FoCo 2023! Join us March 1 – 3 at Front Range Community College as we bring together professionals from all areas of our community for a week of networking, learning & growth opportunities.

Get more details and build your own schedule on our website at Start planning your week today! We can’t wait to see you there.

Thank you to all the volunteers, speakers, sponsors, and partners who make this event possible. Learn more about volunteer opportunities here.

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