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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Megan Espeland

Megan Espeland currently serves as a consultant to various tech and startup companies including GitHub and CableLabs. Previously, Megan was a cofounder of a now defunct venture backed hardware startup and then went on to oversee product marketing for the CA Technologies Accelerator portfolio, prior to CA Technologies acquisition by Broadcom in late 2018. Megan's passion is product marketing, category development and commercializing new technologies. She has experience building marketing teams for both venture backed startups as well as corporate startups and has developed a unique perspective on who to hire (and fire) for emerging marketing teams. In addition to consulting, Megan serves on the board of advisors for Levo Oil Infusion. She and her wife are passionate about animal welfare, fostering dogs through Animal Rescue of the Rockies.