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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Scott Schnitzspahn

USA Cycling
Vice President of Elite Athletics at USA Cycling
Scott leads the elite athletics department at USA Cycling which supports the development of elite cyclists from talented juniors to star Olympians.  

With more than a decade in high performance sport leadership, Scott joined USA Cycling in 2017 from the US Olympic Committee, where he served as High Performance Director. A USA Cycling member since 2000, Scott is a USAC Level I certified coach with distinction.
Scott holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from The Ohio State University and earned a Professional Certificate in Olympic Sport Leadership from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.