Colorado Springs Startup Week is a week-long celebration of innovation, entrepreneurialism, and the creative spaces and places that make up the Colorado Springs startup ecosystem.

Startup Week is a collective demonstration of Colorado Springs’ COMMITMENT to ENTREPRENEURIALISM, INCLUSIVITY, and STARTUP SUPPORT to all participants that experience the week.

Everyone who participates will LEARN something that BENEFITS their business or them personally. Participants will have the opportunity to CONNECT with others, and participate in SHOWCASING OUR COMMUNITY as an emerging startup market not to be ignored.
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Brian Corrigan

Brian Corrigan is an artist and creative placemaking strategist working at the intersection of creative economy, technology and community development. His work focuses on strategically positioning creativity as a renewable resource that powers economic opportunity and entrepreneurship. Clients span both urban-rural geographies and public-private firms, including: ArtPlace America, Arrow Electronics, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation, City & County of Denver, Colorado Rockies, Downtown Denver Partnership, Gary Community Investments, Ike Smart Cities, Meow Wolf, Northeastern University and Shire Biotech. His work has been recognized by thought leaders and cultural gatekeepers such as NPR, PBS, Daniel Pink, CEO for Cities, Knight Foundation, NewCities, Springwise, PSFK, Dwell, Huffington Post and Cool Hunting. Corrigan is a Mayor’s Excellence in Design Awardee, International Award for Public Art Finalist and the Designer Track Co-Chair of Denver Startup Week.