Denver Startup Week is produced by a dedicated volunteer coalition comprised of civic leaders, entrepreneurs, and community organizers. Staff from the Downtown Denver Partnership provide additional structure and support.
  • Tami Door
    Organizing Chair
  • Erik Mitisek
    Organizing Chair
  • Ben Deda
    Organizing Chair
  • Rob Anderson
    Sponsorship Activation Lead
  • Ryan Margoles
    Product Track Chair
  • Emma Bindbeutel
    People Track Chair
  • Ashlee Cloud
    People Track Chair
  • Michael Ostrow
    Maker Track Chair
  • John Wilker
    Headline Events Chair
  • Jake Cohen
    Growth Track Chair
  • Olivia Omega
    Founder Track Chair
  • Conor Swanson
    Developer Track Chair
  • Aaron Clark
    Developer Track Chair
  • Chad Person
    Designer Track Chair
  • Castle Searcy
    Designer Track Chair
  • Dianne Myles
    DEI Chair
  • Jay Zeschin
    Strategy, Programming & Technology
  • Kate Barton
    EVP, Executive Office & Special Projects
  • Alexis Newton
    DEI Chair
  • Shelby Cer
    Pitch Competition Lead
  • Chantel Allbee
    Manager, DSW
  • Rye Finegan
    Job Fair Lead
  • Pearl Zeschin
    Top Dog
  • Denali Cohen
    🐾 Pawlicy Advisor 🐾
  • Shelby Winter