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Start-Up Track

Ready to take your business idea from concept to reality but not sure how to get started? This four-part workshop series is designed for entrepreneurs who want a quick way to understand the fundamentals of starting a business. Delivered by expert practitioners, these lively workshops will give you practical tips and resources to help you get off the ground. At the end of the series, you will walk away with a better understanding of where to start and a host of resources in your back pocket to help you grow. You'll also be fully prepared for consulting and our LEADING EDGE Business Planning Course.

Sign up for the entire track to receive two free classes!

Start-Up Basics

March 13, 2019 | 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Register
Do you understand the nitty gritty of what it takes to start your business? This helpful overview workshop covers the necessary steps to successfully launch your new business venture.

Developing a Business Plan

March 20, 20195:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Register
A solid business plan will help prevent unexpected problems and provide you with a road map to success. In this workshop, learn why you need a business plan, what goes in it and what lenders look for.

Marketing Basics

March 27, 2019 | 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Register
In this interactive workshop, learn what you need to create your own marketing plan. You'll focus your efforts so you avoid wasting time and money on marketing that doesn't work. 

Business Financial Statements

April 3, 2019 | 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Register
This entry level workshop for start-ups and existing businesses will give you a solid understanding of how money flows in and out of your business. Using Excel spreadsheet tool, you will learn how to project and manage business cash flows, enabling you to better manage your business finances and/or prepare you for borrowing money in your business

  • $100 Standard Fee (Sign up for the track and receive 2 free classes)
  • $75 Bronze Denver Metro Chamber Members*
  • $0 Gold/Silver Denver Metro Chamber Members**
  • $50 Already attended Start-Up Basics*

  • Register for the Startup Track

    *If you have already taken one or more of the above classes, the cost of those classes will be deducted from your total. For special requests, please email Morgan Alu at
    ** Discount taken after signing in to registration platform.


    Nancy Barnett

    Nancy Barnett

    Business Consultant

    Business Planning

    Louise Walsh

    Business Consultant
    Business Planning

    Wendy King
    Business Consultant
    Marketing, Marketing Strategy


    Alea Kilgore

    Leading Edge Facilitator

    Startup, Sales and Marketing

    Cancellations or transfers must be made at least 24 hours in advance. In respect of the speakers' and other attendees' time, please e-mail us or call (303) 620-8076 at least 24 hours in advance should you need to cancel your registration.

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