Programs at The Commons

Power Hours

Regular group mentorship sessions connecting entrepreneurs, subject matter and industry experts, investors and professionals providing feedback on startups, products and services, industries and fledgling ideas.

What to Expect

Power Hours mentors help entrepreneurs navigate the entrepreneurial journey. It’s a chance to ask for feedback and advice that can help you meet your business challenges and goals.

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Power Hours Sessions

Free drop-in sessions held 2-3 times a week. Be prepared with a succinct introduction to your venture, your top 3 challenges and goals, and what resource, connection or support you need.
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Entrepreneur Development Plan

Develop your Plan & Smart Goals to prepare for mentorship.

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Commons Community 101

Your first step, an orientation to The Commons and Denver’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Upcoming Sessions
Mon Sep 16 • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Denver Startup Week Featured Power Hours with Paul Foley, Co-Founder & Investor

SUPERPOWER: Getting Revenue and Raising Capital

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Recommended for:

I Own a Startup
I'm Expanding
Thu Sep 19 • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Denver Startup Week Featured Power Hours with Rob McColgan, Founder of Modern Market

SUPERPOWER: Finance l Fundraising l Operations

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Recommended for:

I'm Discovering
I Own a Startup
I'm Expanding
Fri Sep 20 • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Power Hours & Pitch Preparation with Paul Foley

Join Paul Foley for pitch prep from 3-4 PM and Power Hours from 4-5 PM!

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Recommended for:

I Own a Startup
I'm Expanding
Tue Sep 24 • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Power Hours with Shauna Armitage, Marketing Director

SUPERPOWER: Bridging the gap between consultant and agency acting as a fractional marketing director.

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Recommended for:

I'm Discovering
I Own a Startup
I'm Expanding

Who Attends Testimonial

Jhenn W.

“The personalized advice in an intimate environment with a knowledgable, helpful coach was great. This has made an incredible impact– every entrepreneur needs this!”

Who Attends Testimonial

Meta R.

“Our mentor listened to everyone individually and was able to relate to everyone’s different goals. I got good direction on how to move forward.”

Meet a Few Mentors

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Marketing & Branding

Katrina Pedron, CEO of North Star HQ
5

Entrepreneurial Leadership & Finance

Rob McColgan, Co-CEO of Modern Restaurant Concepts

5

Growth & Scale

Matthew Erley, VP of Growth at Havenly

5

Funding for Startups

Paul Foley, Co-founder of SmartCapital

5

Sales & Business Development

Betsy McPherson, Sales Director at HausMart

Program Cost

Each session is free to attendees. Registration required.

Register

Drop-in sessions are open to the public. See calendar above to register through the event.

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Get Involved in Power Hours

Facilitator

Make your mark as Power Hours Peer Leader.

Mentor

Qualified volunteers lead 2-3 Power Hours sessions a year.

Sponsor

Demonstrate your commitment to Denver’s entrepreneur community.

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1245 Champa Street
Denver, CO 80204
720-484-5400
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