Inflective Havoc
Reflections on Our Big Entrepreneurial Times from Jan Horsfall

Posts Tagged ‘startups

And Then You Give Again …

09/25/2012

 After helping found Startup Colorado and Startup Colorado Springs and spending the better part of my free time over the past decade in support of our startup communities in Boston, New York, Colorado, and Colorado Springs specifically, I’m appreciative that there’s a huge difference between folks who really support entrepreneurship consistently and those who veer […]

Springs Startup™ Becomes Startup Colorado Springs™

06/22/2012

Come and join us next week – Tuesday, June 26th from 6:30 until 9:00 PM – at The Warehouse Restaurant in CS (29 West Cimarron Street) – as we celebrate the advent of Startup Colorado Springs! Below  is  the formal press release of our announcement.  – Jan     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jan Horsfall / […]

The Next Step is a Doozy

12/28/2011

  I’ve been discussing a lot of different opportunities with new VC-backed companies as of late – including discussions around CEO and CMO roles – and I couldn’t help but make a quick observation: some new companies really understand what’s required to get to the next level of success and what the overall ladder of funding really […]

First a Spark, Then a Flame

11/29/2011

  I’m so excited about the effect that Startup Colorado has already had in Colorado Springs. Thanks to the amazing folks in Boulder – including our friends at Foundry Group and CU – we’re now fanning the flame of rapidly increasing entrepreneurial interest. Here’s to a grass fire! This week, Ian Lee, along with the gang […]

Entrepreneurial Reverb

11/23/2011

I’ve been blown away by the new entrepreneurial winds which are blowing through our economy – and I really see the impact locally and nationally as I interact with my entrepreneurial brethren. While the mad mass media continues to genuflect over the Occupy Protests (is there really anything ‘there’ there?), it seems to have added […]