Colorado Startup Rankings Launch Party & TiE Propel Championship
TiE Rockies has begun to evaluate founders and ventures in association with its list of the top-ranked Colorado startups. IDEA Fund, IPH Holdings and TiE Rockies Angels/Mach 2 are looking for deals. In the weeks leading up to Denver Startup Week, TiE will bring together its top-scored startups along with the most well-received Colorado submissions to IDEA Fund and IPH Holdings, The five chosen startups will have an opportunity to pitch to the shark tank panel. During this Denver Startup Week event, the groups have committed to provide at least one of the startup participants with an award. In addition to funding opportunities, vetted startups will gain preferred access to the Propel Accelerator, operated in conjunction with Innosphere.
The event will feature high-profile judge panelists, including Bhawnesh Mathur, President & CEO of Creation Technologies (~$1B revenue company, with presence in Golden); Keith Larson, TiE Global Board of Trustees, leader of multiple other ventures; Michael Spencer, Principal with Infinite Peaks Holdings (Venture Capital); and John Cambier, Venture Capitalist with IDEA Fund (NC-based Venture Capital). The event will be moderated by Jeff Schell, TiE Charter Member, Venture Partner and President of Rocky Mountain Patent.
Galvanize (Platte - Atrium/Deck)
1644 Platte St., 4th floor