2011 Something Independent Business Forum

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2011 Business Forum1

The Economics of Soul – Cutting to the Core of Colorado’s Entrepreneurial Spirit

A look beyond the Front Range

Colorado has long been a hotbed for entrepreneurs who blur the lines between work and play. From snow sports, to craft brewing, to music making, Colorado attracts a certain breed of creative, passion-driven innovators. Hear from these entrepreneurs on the role Colorado has played in their success and what impact today’s entrepreneurs will have on the Colorado economies, communities and culture.

When: Friday, January 28 – 9:30am-11:00am

Where: Denver Post Auditorium – 101 W. Colfax, Denver


Al White – Director, Colorado Tourism Office

Seth Anderson – Co-Founder, Loki Gear (Grand Junction, CO)

Karen Hoskin – Co-Owner, Montanya Distillers and Mountain Boy Sledworks (Silverton, CO)

Pete Wagner – Founder, Wagner Custom Skis (Telluride, CO)

Moderator: Bart Taylor – Publisher, ColoradoBiz Magazine

Hosted by: The Denver Post & ColoradoBiz Magazine, along with our SI sponsors Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade, Dorsey & Whitney LLP, City of Denver Office of Economic Development, Larimer Associates, Colorado Creative Industries & Small Business Development Centers

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