Tag Archives: entrepreneurship

Oct 24    Roya Sabeti

TaskRabbit and the Future of the Sharing Economy

“In the early days of TaskRabbit I would talk to ANYONE that would listen to me, like anyone. It didn’t matter if it was the guy sitting next to me on the bus, or a…


Mar 9    Brittany Slay

How a Passion for Cheap Travel Turned Into A Thriving Business

Three years ago, Scott Keyes purchased the best flight deal of his life from New York to Milan for $130 roundtrip. He thought the airline would catch the mistake and cancel it. Upon returning from…


Dec 1    Matt Zwiebel

Words to the Wise: Noah Pittard talks Fundraising Nuances

It’s not every day you get to chat with someone who has the trifecta of venture capital in their back pocket. From helping startups prepare for and close rounds of funding to investing in startups, and…


Nov 29    Roya Sabeti

Three Tips for Boosting Organic Growth of Your Startup

At Galvanize, we’re putting a whole new spin on Study Hall with monthly, members-only sessions. At every Study Hall, industry all-stars present on one of three topics –– growth, funding, or product –– and collaborate…


Sep 14    Lisa Greim

Going Green: Scaling Existing Tech into the Cannabis Sector

“Cannabias,” the practice in the business world of denying service to cannabis-related companies, represents a major opportunity for software startups, panelists at a Denver Startup Week presentation told an audience Tuesday afternoon at Galvanize Golden…


Aug 22    Lisa Marshall

Making Memories Vaulted Artifact Uprising From the Basement Into the Mainstream

There comes a day in the life of every successful startup when the makeshift basement office will no longer do. For Jenna Walker, co-founder of the recently-acquired photobook company Artifact Uprising, that day, in 2013,…


Aug 15    Jim Deters

45 Million Ways to Transform Lives

I started Galvanize with my two co-founders, Chris and Lawrence, with a radical goal: Solve the innovation and talent gap by making opportunities in technology available to all those with the aptitude, drive and determination,…


Jul 15    Haley Gray

How Payroll Startup Gusto Attracts the Best Data Scientists

Gusto, a company that provides technology-driven payroll and HR support to small businesses, wants to hire 1,000 people in Denver over the next seven years. As the company scales up, they need to expand their…

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Jul 13    Galvanize

Pro Soccer Player Turned GrowthX Bizdev Manager Kendall Romine

I went to Stanford and played college soccer. I thought I was going to go to law school. I took the LSAT, prepared, and had a job lined up to go work at a firm,…


Jun 28    Jim Deters

Galvanize Announces NYC Campus, Opening in 2017

Outside of Silicon Valley, New York City is the largest tech ecosystem in the country. Technology is among the fastest growing and highest paying sectors in New York City today, representing 291,000 jobs and $30…


May 26    Galvanize

From the Source: Sean Sheppard

I was a classic example of somebody who was a non-technical lover of tech who transitioned into the sales and marketing side of technology, from golf of all places. I was a professional golfer, and…

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May 5    Mark Saldaña

4 Ways to Avoid the Lonely Pitfalls of Entrepreneurship

A Corona in one hand. Sunscreen in the other. Your laptop sitting in front of you with the waves as your backdrop. This is the life of the jetsetting, beer sipping, surf riding, stress squashing…