Ice House Entrepreneur Development

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Refresh Your Entrepreneurial Spirit with Ice House!

Feel stuck in your current business strategies?
Have an idea for a business but are procrastinating to launch?
Want to bring an entrepreneurial mindset to your current job?

Most people have innate entrepreneurial tendencies. We want to be problem solvers.
We want to provide value for other people. And, in an ideal world, we want to get paid to do those things!

Colorado Lending Source’s Ice House Entrepreneur Development
This program can help you learn how to overcome your fears, build community, create a personal brand,
become a life-long learner, develop grit, tap into internal motivation, define personal and professional goals,
and truly understand the problems your business is solving for others!

Learn more and apply!

Program Cost: $400 (Early bird pricing available.)

Date: Tuesdays, March 6th - May 8th

Time: 5:45 -7:45 PM

Location: Colorado Lending Source | 1441 18th St. | Denver, CO 80202

Register for the following information sessions where you will have the opportunity to meet the facilitator and see if this program is a good fit for you…

Info Session #1:  February 13th at 5:30 pm @ Colorado Lending Source

Info Session #2:  February 20th, 5:30 PM @ The Commons on Champa

Info Session #3: February 27th at 5:30pm @ Colorado Lending Source

SHARK TANK Casting Call

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Comcast Business brings SHARK TANK Casting to the metropolitan area! 

Date/Time: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Wristbands distributed 9AM – 11AM

Comcast Business brings local entrepreneurs the chance to grow their business, by bringing a SHARK TANK Casting Call to Denver, Wednesday May 24th! Casting Call attendees will have one minute to pitch their business/product/idea to the Shark Tank Casting team. Wristband distribution begins at 9:00 A.M. Only the first 500 applicants are guaranteed to be seen, so arrive early to secure your numbered wristband. For location details and to download the application form, go to

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Food Meetup at Innovation Pavilion

Monday, May 15, 2017

Attention:  Food Industry Entrepreneurs:  Food Trucks, Caterers, Manufacturers, Cottage Foods

How To Increase Sales Using Social Media
Tuesday, May 30th | 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Innovation Pavilion | 9200 Mineral Avenue | Centennial

To register:

Are you getting the most from your Social Media?
Is there a better platform for your target audience?
What small change in your social media will increase your sales?

Valerie Morris of Tintero Creative works with the food industry to:

* Increase sales
* Maximize your return on social media
* Use video to increase views
* Get more bookings
* Tips on what to post on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest
* Insight on Snapchat, Instagram Stories and more
* Broad overview of current trends
* Much more

Valerie Morris is a social media strategist who believes that you can be successful in social media marketing AND have balance in life. She understands social media growth tactics and how they fit in with other digital marketing disciplines like SEO, blogging, advertising, email, and more. Valerie founded Tintero Creative, a digital agency based in the Colorado front range. When not in front of a screen, she can be found running with her dogs, doing Pinterest DIY projects, or learning how to take care of goats.

National Entrepreneurship Week

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Microsoft is offering a webcast series as they celebrate the business ownership journey, February 20-24, 2017:

Wed., 2/22/17, 10AM MT: The Power of Referral Marketing: How to get your customers talking

Tapping into your existing customer base could be the key to new business growth. On the next episode of Office Small Business Academy, learn about the power of referral marketing, and how to design a program that works for your business. Official Registration Link

Wed., 2/22/17, 11AM MT: Staying Ahead of the Curve: Technologies that adapt with your business

It used to be that as your business grew, you’d have to increase your technology budget to meet your growth needs. Not anymore.  Find out how to:

  • Scale your technology to meet your business needs while making the most of your current technology investment
  • Maintain business agility by making important information easily and securely available as you grow and become more mobile
  • Manage data growth securely, cost effectively, and with complete flexibility

Official Registration Link

Thurs., 2/23/17, 11AM MT: Small Business Webinar: 3 Tips for remaking your online professional presence

Learn how Yelp and Office 365 can help you connect with customers.  With 82% of Yelpers searching because they intend to buy a product or service from a local business*, making a good impression is essential to making the sale. Join us for the Small Business Makeover: 3 Tips for Remaking Your Online Professional Presence webcast. You'll learn about some of the Yelp and Microsoft tools the experts use to boost their business.  Official Registration Link

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