That wraps up our eighth cohort! 10 incredible teams pitched to more than 250 investors and 1000 members of the community on Demo Day. The teams detailed how they are changing the way we do everything from e-commerce, machine learning, human resources, to healthtech, fundraising and fintech.
Boomtown is excited to announce the official launch of The Farm Startup Accelerator, our newest endeavor in partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal!
Boomtown and Whole Foods Market know how vital the first meal of the day is, so they partnered to host Breakfast @ Boomtown, featuring Whole Foods nutritionist Stephanie McCubbin who prepared a delicious and healthy breakfast — a sweet potato hash — but she also offered healthy food tips to inspire a little mental fitness.
ParkiFi has come a long way since graduating from the 2014 Boomtown cohort and today it launched its user-friendly iOS and Android app aimed at reducing the stress and environmental impact of driving by directing users to open parking spots in garages and surface lots throughout downtown Denver.
Boomtown Accelerator was one of 54 sponsors for Denver Startup Week. Its team members or Boomtown alumni were there every day presenting a talk, adding to a panel, or assisting with other sessions.
In just a few days, the largest entrepreneurial event of its kind is set to take over Denver. The fifth annual Denver Startup Week is the place to attend more than 200 free events covering topics like IoT, healthtech, cannatech and diversity for founders, developers, designers and anyone interested in startup culture.
12 weeks. 10 teams. The sixth Boomtown accelerator class finished with Demo Day on Friday, August 12. The day culminated in a sold-out Boulder Theater and the attendees had nothing but love for the teams. But it takes a lot of work to even get to this day…