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Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in 200 cities and 85 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, & investors.

The monthly events are open to anyone interested or involved in startups and there are no annual or membership fees.

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Upcoming events (5)

Dallas Hogensen, President and Co-Founder of Signal HQ and Chairman of the Reven

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-dallas-hogensen-president-and-co-founder-of-signal-hq-and-chairman-of-the-revenue-collective/ The evening will include a Fireside chat with Dallas Hogensen, President and Co-Founder of Signal HQ and Chairman of the Revenue Collective, as well as networking with food and drink. SIGNAL-HQ is the ultimate decision engine for sales, which SalesHacker listed as the top Trends to watch out for in 2019. Dallas has also been recognized as one of top 100 sales coaches and leaders in technology and was most recently recognized as building one of top 10 sales culture in the country. Prior to Co-founding SIGNAL-HQ, Dallas led sales for Lyft Business and is currently the Chairman of the Revenue Collective (One of the worlds largest commercial executive think tanks, with communities in Denver, Toronto, Boston, New York, London, and Amsterdam) Dallas has also built and led operation for one of the world's largest professional sales network businesses (Enterprise Sales Forum) (ESF), that currently has a member base of 25K+ and hosts upwards of 300 events a year, within 34 cities worldwide. Prior to his work at ESF, Dallas served as an executive at some of the most noteworthy technology companies in San Francisco, New York City and Europe, where he oversaw sales, marketing, operations and expansion of some of the largest marketplace network business in the world in their category. During his time with these companies, they raised 5 billion in venture capital and successfully grew revenue streams to well over 100 million dollars annually. Agenda 6:00 PM: Food, drinks, networking 6:30 PM: Fireside Chat 7:30 PM: Food, drinks, networking --- Speaker Dallas Hogensen - SIGNAL-HQ (Co-Founder and President) Dallas Hogensen is currently the Co-Founder & President of SIGNAL-HQ, the ultimate decision engine for sales, which SalesHacker listed as the top Trends to watch out for in 2019. Dallas has also been recognized as one of top 100 sales coaches and leaders in technology and was most recently recognized as building one of top 10 sales culture in the country. Hosted By Doug Thorner, Denver Chapter Director Doug Thorner is the Denver Chapter Director for Startup Grind. In addition Doug is the Cofounder/President at Drumfire Sales Search. Drumfire is solving the sales equation - process software and people for emerging technology products and services. Doug is passionate about startups and helping them build and grow their business. Doug has over 15 years of human capital and business development experience, and has successfully launched the US offices of two international firms and spearheaded multiple new ventures regionally. He has provided RPO solutions for startups to Fortune 500 companies, and has a proven track record of developing new business and cultivating long-term strategic relationships. Doug has written and contributed to various articles focused on job creation and the economy and is frequently a guest speaker and panelist at related events. Sabina Zolot, Co-Director, SG Denver Sabina Zolot is the Co-director for Startup Grind Denver. Sabina has over 16 years of event management experience both professionally for organizations such as Hillel of Colorado and the Anti-Defamation League and as a volunteer for organizations including Boulder Community Health and Colorado State University Alumni Association. She has planned and managed a wide range of events including more intimate events such as professional organization and networking events, trainings and meetings and large events including golf tournaments and fundraising lunches and dinners with over 400 people. Sabina also managed a travel company and researched and planned trips for small businesses and individuals. Most recently Sabina has worked on projects for Vail Resorts and Susan G. Komen for the Cure. --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Sponsorss Salt (https://saltlending.com/) AmeriFirst Financial, Inc. (https://amerifirstloan.com/) BW Bacon (https://www.bwbacon.com/) Outreach (https://www.outreach.io/) Zoom (https://zoom.us) SendGrid (http://sendgrid.com/) Zoho (https://www.zoho.com/) REL Impact (https://relimpact.com/) Bulow Jewelers (https://bulowjewelers.com/) Austin Startup Games Inc. (https://www.startupgames.com/) Enterprise Coworking (https://enterprisecoworking.com/) Enterprise Coworking is a shared workspace in Denver's RiNo district that empowers members to achieve their goals. Team 5280 Homes Remote Panda (https://www.remotepanda.com/) Signal HQ (https://signal-hq.com/) Partners Enterprise Coworking (http://enterprisecoworking.com/) Ian's (https://ianspizza.com/denver/) Team 5280 Homes Wodka Voka (http://wodkawodka.com/) Lyft (https://www.lyft.com/) Drumfire Sales Search (http://drumfiress.com/) Keenan Hursh Photography (http://keenanhurshphoto.com/) Ratio Beer Works (http://ratiobeerworks.com/) --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 500 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com (https://www.startupgrind.com/) or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind (https://twitter.com/StartupGrind). --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-dallas-hogensen-president-and-co-founder-of-signal-hq-and-chairman-of-the-revenue-collective/

Boulder Startup Grind: Paul Foley, Co-Founder & CEO SmartCapital and Colorado B

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-boulder-startup-grind-paul-foley-co-founder-ceo-smartcapital-and-colorado-blockchain-council/ The evening will include a Fireside chat with Paul Foley, Co-Founder & CEO SmartCapital andColorado Blockchain Council, as well as networking with food and your ticket includes one delicious cocktail from Vapor Distillery. Paul is a Colorado native and huge tech startup enthusiast. He co-founded and sold a tech startup Augur to BounceX, and has since turned his attention to investing and venture capital. He has created a new investment firm, SmartCapital, that is going to invest in a portfolio of 30 fast-growth companies located in Colorado. He co-leads the largest blockchain community in Colorado, Colorado Blockchain, as well as was appointed by the Governor to join the Colorado Blockchain Council where he lead the General Regulatory Environment Working Group. Agenda 6:00 PM: Food, drinks, networking 6:30 PM: Fireside Chat 7:30 PM: Food, drinks, networking --- Speaker Paul Foley - SmartCapital Paul is a Colorado native and huge tech startup enthusiast. He co-founded and sold a tech startup Augur to BounceX, and has since turned his attention to investing and venture capital. He has created a new investment firm, SmartCapital, that is going to invest in a portfolio of 30 fast-growth companies located in Colorado. He co-leads the largest blockchain community in Colorado. Hosted By Doug Thorner, Denver Chapter Director Doug Thorner is the Denver Chapter Director for Startup Grind. In addition Doug is the Cofounder/President at Drumfire Sales Search. Drumfire is solving the sales equation - process software and people for emerging technology products and services. Doug is passionate about startups and helping them build and grow their business. Doug has over 15 years of human capital and business development experience, and has successfully launched the US offices of two international firms and spearheaded multiple new ventures regionally. He has provided RPO solutions for startups to Fortune 500 companies, and has a proven track record of developing new business and cultivating long-term strategic relationships. Doug has written and contributed to various articles focused on job creation and the economy and is frequently a guest speaker and panelist at related events. Sabina Zolot, Co-Director, SG Denver Sabina Zolot is the Co-director for Startup Grind Denver. Sabina has over 16 years of event management experience both professionally for organizations such as Hillel of Colorado and the Anti-Defamation League and as a volunteer for organizations including Boulder Community Health and Colorado State University Alumni Association. She has planned and managed a wide range of events including more intimate events such as professional organization and networking events, trainings and meetings and large events including golf tournaments and fundraising lunches and dinners with over 400 people. Sabina also managed a travel company and researched and planned trips for small businesses and individuals. Most recently Sabina has worked on projects for Vail Resorts and Susan G. Komen for the Cure. --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Sponsorss Team 5280 Homes Zoho (https://www.zoho.com/) Remote Panda (https://www.remotepanda.com/) Partners Vapor Distillery (http://vapordistillery.com/) Lyft (https://www.lyft.com/) Drumfire Sales Search (http://drumfiress.com/) --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 500 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com (https://www.startupgrind.com/) or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind (https://twitter.com/StartupGrind). --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-boulder-startup-grind-paul-foley-co-founder-ceo-smartcapital-and-colorado-blockchain-council/

Connor Dube, Founder and Host of the Mile High Mentors Podcast and Partner at Ac

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-connor-dube-founder-and-host-of-the-mile-high-mentors-podcast-and-partner-at-activeblogs/ The evening will include a Fireside chat with Connor Dube, Founder and Host of the Mile High Mentors Podcast and Partner at ActiveBlogs, as well as networking with food and drink. Colorado native, Connor Dube, is Founder and Host of the Mile High Mentors Podcast and partner at ActiveBlogs, an industry leading agency focused on LinkedIn lead generation and content marketing for highly complex industries. Connor started his first business at seven and has continued to build his brand and influence over the years around sales and marketing. Currently recognized as the lead millennial authority on business to business social selling and content strategy, he’s been featured on top industry podcasts and resources, including the current MSU Denver curriculum on social selling. Agenda 6:00 PM: Food, drinks, networking 6:30 PM: Fireside Chat 7:30 PM: Food, drinks, networking --- Speaker Connor Dube - Mile High Mentors (Founder and Host) Connor Dube, is Founder and Host of the Mile High Mentors Podcast and partner at ActiveBlogs, an industry leading agency focused on LinkedIn lead generation and content marketing for highly complex industries. Recognized as the lead millennial authority on business to business social selling and content strategy, he’s been featured on top industry podcasts and resources. Hosted By Doug Thorner, Denver Chapter Director Doug Thorner is the Denver Chapter Director for Startup Grind. In addition Doug is the Cofounder/President at Drumfire Sales Search. Drumfire is solving the sales equation - process software and people for emerging technology products and services. Doug is passionate about startups and helping them build and grow their business. Doug has over 15 years of human capital and business development experience, and has successfully launched the US offices of two international firms and spearheaded multiple new ventures regionally. He has provided RPO solutions for startups to Fortune 500 companies, and has a proven track record of developing new business and cultivating long-term strategic relationships. Doug has written and contributed to various articles focused on job creation and the economy and is frequently a guest speaker and panelist at related events. Sabina Zolot, Co-Director, SG Denver Sabina Zolot is the Co-director for Startup Grind Denver. Sabina has over 16 years of event management experience both professionally for organizations such as Hillel of Colorado and the Anti-Defamation League and as a volunteer for organizations including Boulder Community Health and Colorado State University Alumni Association. She has planned and managed a wide range of events including more intimate events such as professional organization and networking events, trainings and meetings and large events including golf tournaments and fundraising lunches and dinners with over 400 people. Sabina also managed a travel company and researched and planned trips for small businesses and individuals. Most recently Sabina has worked on projects for Vail Resorts and Susan G. Komen for the Cure. --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Sponsorss Salt (https://saltlending.com/) AmeriFirst Financial, Inc. (https://amerifirstloan.com/) Outreach (https://www.outreach.io/) BW Bacon (https://www.bwbacon.com/) Zoho (https://www.zoho.com/) SendGrid (http://sendgrid.com/) Enterprise Coworking (https://enterprisecoworking.com/) Enterprise Coworking is a shared workspace in Denver's RiNo district that empowers members to achieve their goals. Team 5280 Homes REL Impact (https://relimpact.com/) Bulow Jewelers (https://bulowjewelers.com/) Zoom (https://zoom.us) Austin Startup Games Inc. (https://www.startupgames.com/) Remote Panda (https://www.remotepanda.com/) Signal HQ (https://signal-hq.com/) Partners Enterprise Coworking (http://enterprisecoworking.com/) Team 5280 Homes Ian's (https://ianspizza.com/denver/) 10 Barrel Brewing (https://10barrel.com/pub/denver/) Wodka Voka (http://wodkawodka.com/) Drumfire Sales Search (http://drumfiress.com/) Keenan Hursh Photography (http://keenanhurshphoto.com/) Lyft (https://www.lyft.com/) --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 500 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com (https://www.startupgrind.com/) or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind (https://twitter.com/StartupGrind). --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-connor-dube-founder-and-host-of-the-mile-high-mentors-podcast-and-partner-at-activeblogs/

Boulder Startup Grind: Nicole DeBoom, Founder/CEO Skirt Sports and Former Profes

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-boulder-startup-grind-nicole-deboom-founderceo-skirt-sports-and-former-professional-triathlete/ The evening will include a Fireside chat with Nicole DeBoom, Founder/CEO Skirt Sports and Former Professional Triathlete, as well as networking with food and drinks. Born and raised in the Chicago suburbs, Nicole was a standout swimmer, qualifying for the 1988 Olympic Trials and later graduating from Yale University. She decided to pursue the sport of triathlon, and a lucky seat assignment introduced her to her future husband, Tim DeBoom (who would later become a 2-time Hawaii Ironman World Champion), on a flight to the 1995 Triathlon World Championships. Nicole started racing professionally in 1999, racking up countless podium finishes. During the final stage of her racing career in 2004, Nicole created and introduced something that had never been done before – the first running skirt. Shortly afterward, Nicole went on to launch Skirt Sports with the mission of helping women find inspiration, confidence and courage through the transformative power of running and fitness. Today, Skirt Sports is a national women’s apparel brand offering a full line of products that fit real women’s bodies and support their busy running lives. Currently, you can find Nicole chatting with customers at the Skirt Sports Boulder flagship store, helping women change their lives through her non-profit organization Running Start, interviewing visionaries for her popular podcast Run This World and chasing around her 7-year-old girl, Wilder. Agenda 6:00 PM: Food, drinks, networking 6:30 PM: Fireside Chat 7:30 PM: Food, drinks, networking --- Speaker Nicole DeBoom - Skirt Sports (Founder and CEO) Nicole started racing triathlons professionally in 1999, racking up countless podium finishes. In 2004, Nicole created and introduced the first running skirt. Nicole went on to launch Skirt Sports, a now national women's apparel brand, with the mission of helping women find inspiration, confidence and courage through the transformative power of running and fitness. Hosted By Doug Thorner, Denver Chapter Director Doug Thorner is the Denver Chapter Director for Startup Grind. In addition Doug is the Cofounder/President at Drumfire Sales Search. Drumfire is solving the sales equation - process software and people for emerging technology products and services. Doug is passionate about startups and helping them build and grow their business. Doug has over 15 years of human capital and business development experience, and has successfully launched the US offices of two international firms and spearheaded multiple new ventures regionally. He has provided RPO solutions for startups to Fortune 500 companies, and has a proven track record of developing new business and cultivating long-term strategic relationships. Doug has written and contributed to various articles focused on job creation and the economy and is frequently a guest speaker and panelist at related events. Sabina Zolot, Co-Director, SG Denver Sabina Zolot is the Co-director for Startup Grind Denver. Sabina has over 16 years of event management experience both professionally for organizations such as Hillel of Colorado and the Anti-Defamation League and as a volunteer for organizations including Boulder Community Health and Colorado State University Alumni Association. She has planned and managed a wide range of events including more intimate events such as professional organization and networking events, trainings and meetings and large events including golf tournaments and fundraising lunches and dinners with over 400 people. Sabina also managed a travel company and researched and planned trips for small businesses and individuals. Most recently Sabina has worked on projects for Vail Resorts and Susan G. Komen for the Cure. --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Sponsorss Zoho (https://www.zoho.com/) Team 5280 Homes Remote Panda (https://www.remotepanda.com/) Partners Lyft (https://www.lyft.com/) Drumfire Sales Search (http://drumfiress.com/) --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 500 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com (https://www.startupgrind.com/) or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind (https://twitter.com/StartupGrind). --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-denver-presents-boulder-startup-grind-nicole-deboom-founderceo-skirt-sports-and-former-professional-triathlete/

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