Annual Gold Sponsors

Thrive Workplace

Thrive is an innovative and dynamic coworking space with four locations across the Front Range in Cherry Creek North, Downtown Denver Ballpark, Denver South Tech Center, and Arvada. Coworking is a style of work that involves various businesses and independent workers who use a variety of workspaces, both shared and private, to collaborate, work, and grow their companies. Thrive provides a range of workspace options, conference and training rooms, and hosts various events for members and nonmembers alike.

Come in for a tour, work for the day, and see what Thrive can do for you!

Contact: info@businessatthrive.com

CBIZ MHM LLC

CBIZ MHM, LLC is a leading provider of professional business services, including accounting and tax, and a wide range of consulting services. We provide our clients with access to extensive national resources, uniquely combined with local decision-making and quality control by experienced Colorado-based professionals. Beyond traditional accounting and tax services, we focus on strategic business planning and financial advisory services to help our clients develop the foundation for a successful business and to support them through the life cycle of their growth and development.

CBIZ MHM is associated with Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C.*, a national, independent CPA firm. Through this association, we offer audit and attest services. Together, CBIZ and MHM rank as one of the Top Ten accounting providers in the US.

www.cbiz.com

Richtr Financial Studio

Richtr is a team of business advisers and CPA’s providing guidance and accounting solutions to select firms. Richtr was founded in 2004 to help companies unleash the transformative power of their finances. When we look at a company’s financial picture, we see nuance, challenge, and opportunity – all waiting to be charted and navigated. We have remained in this business for more than a decade because, at our core, we thrive on collaborating with entrepreneurs to help them live up to their full potential as they accomplish things they didn’t think were possible. Having worked with hundreds of clients, big and small, we’ve seen a myriad of financial situations, and have journeyed with these companies through trial and triumph. Running a company is risky and hard. We get it. We run one of our own. But, it can, and should, also be highly fulfilling. Our job is to help our clients arrive at a place where they can stop, take a breath, see how far they’ve come, and then attack what’s ahead with the full measure of their passion and talent.

Learn more at https://www.richtr.io/

Pandemic Impact Fund

The Pandemic Impact Fund was launched to find the best tech companies, with the most talented entrepreneurs, that can significantly help with everything pandemic. The goal of the Fund is to invest in 20 to 30 hard, soft, or deep tech companies that can make a material contribution towards pandemics through detection, mitigation or resilience.

Learn more at www.pandemicimpactfund.com

Annual Silver Sponsors

CFOshare

CFOshare believes small businesses deserve professional financial strategy. That’s why we built an outsourced finance and accounting department for small businesses. Our team of specialists – from bookkeeper to strategist to CFO – are available as a team to help your business grow.

Visit https://cfoshare.org/ or contact LJ Suzuki of CFOshare to learn more: LJ@cfoshare.org

Obsidian HR

Obsidian HR is a local, Colorado-based PEO (Professional Employer Organization) that becomes an extension of your team focused on critical HR activities. Our mission is to empower employers to succeed. We partner with you to help you hire, pay, manage, and protect your people. Obsidian HR helps small and medium sized businesses secure and maintain top talent by getting them access to world-class benefits through buying power and scale. Additionally, we provide expert guidance on navigating small business regulation and compliance and offer up one point of contact and one system to handle all HR-related matters. By simplifying your employee administration and human resource functions, you can achieve your goals and drive the growth of your business.

 

Check them out at www.obsidianhr.com/

Series Code

Series Code builds your startup’s software. We help entrepreneurs spend up to 82% less cash by tapping into your venture’s future equity potential. By stretching your development dollars, you avoid having to compromise on the quality of your software. In addition to technical strategy and long-term planning, we can help with your mobile app, web app, web API, integrations, back-end systems, and big data analysis. We employ a Lean Startup process to get your product to customers quickly and we follow an Agile methodology to adapt to the market. There are no predetermined equity grants; our program automatically adapts to your needs. Software we’ve built is used daily by global Fortune 500 companies and small startups alike. We’ll build your software from the grassroots and we’ll get it done right.

 

Check them out at seriescode.com

Goldstone Partners

Goldstone Partners is the premier search and talent acquisition advisory firm in Colorado. Our team is uniquely qualified to address the special challenges inherent in early stage and high growth companies who are moving at warp speed while building their foundational human capital assets.

www.goldstonepartners.com

CSU Executive MBA Program:

Executive MBA students dare to do more. Busy executives with varied expertise and goals meet with peers and world-class faculty in downtown Denver every other Saturday. Between class meetings, students learn online and at their own pace. Graduates leave with the confidence to inspire teams and thrive in leadership roles across industry and around the world.

Learn More Here

Annual Bronze Sponsors

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Dorsey’s lawyers and staff can help you gain that edge by applying superb legal knowledge and skills with practical wisdom and a deep understanding of your business and industry. We serve clients in nearly all industries, but focus on six industries in which we have great depth and a history of achieving client success. Our banking, energy, food and agribusiness, health care, mining and natural resources and public-private partnerships industry groups help coordinate our teams serving these industries across geographies and practice areas, keeping them at the cutting edge of industry needs and trends and sharing collective experience and expertise. With locations across the United States and in Canada, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region, we provide an integrated, proactive approach to our clients’ legal and business needs around the globe.

https://www.dorsey.com

CSU Ventures

Our goal is to translate cutting edge research into meaningful products and services that can enrich people’s lives locally, nationally and globally. We engage in corporate partnerships and cultivate networks to support the thriving culture of innovation at Colorado State University, in Northern Colorado and across the Front Range. Since CSU Ventures was founded in 2007 there have been more inventions disclosed, more licenses, more startups, more patent applications, and more revenue than the previous 40 years.

https://csuventures.org

Robinson Waters & O’Dorisio

Robinson Waters & O’Dorisio is a full-service law firm delivering exceptional representation to businesses and individuals. The firm’s lawyers serve clients throughout the Rocky Mountain region. Its comprehensive legal practice includes litigation, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, real estate, franchise and family law. Robinson Waters & O’Dorisio, P.C. is a U.S. News Best Lawyers® 2021 Best Law Firm and is listed in the current edition of Chambers USA.

https://rwolaw.com/