• CU Student Agency builds pipeline for jobs

    Innovative program gives CU Denver students real-world experience -- and some cash

    In today’s digital world, the needs for creative media – websites, videos, photos and logos – are exploding.… Full Story

    September 18, 2017
    Chris Casey
    CU Denver students tour Denver company
  • Denver Startup Week: Our experts play big role

    Sessions will highlight health, entrepreneurship, technology and other topics

    University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus faculty, staff and students – as well as a few alumni – will be represented in force as subject matter experts at Denver Startup Week, a summit of entrepreneurial energy, innovation and connection.… Full Story

    September 18, 2017
    Staff
    Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Busting bias, building confidence

    CU Denver hosts conference aimed at empowering women business owners

    Burpees and pushups gave way to workshops and pep talks at a Business Owners Bootcamp on the CU Denver campus, yet the goal of the exercises were similar: boosting strength and confidence in the nearly 100 conference-goers representing companies from across the state.… Full Story

    September 5, 2017
    Debra Melani
    Linda Appel Lipsius keynote speaker
  • Entrepreneur plans to revolutionize car-wash industry

    Veteran-turned-MBA student takes creative approach to attract investors, turn dream into reality

    University of Colorado Denver MBA student Derek Safko noticed that simply saying “car wash business” is like tossing a wet blanket over potential investors.… Full Story

    April 3, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Business plan in space
  • He made a plastic funnel go flat

    CU Denver chemistry alumnus invents Flat Funnel, finds new career path

    CU Denver chemistry alumnus Brice Woodlock is an environmental consultant who works on construction sites, where the industrial-grade equipment, much like his home state of Texas, is big, loud and powerful.… Full Story

    February 8, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Brice Woodlock and Flat Funnel
  • THE CLIMB

    Jake Jabs Business Plan Competition announces finalists

    At Finals Night on Nov. 10, 2016, The Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver) Business School announced the three collegiate and two community startup finalists that brought its 2016 business plan competition to an end.… Full Story

    November 14, 2016
    Staff
    Jake Jabs presents check to CLIMB winners
  • CU Denver student entrepreneurs move on to compete for $50,000

    Event hosted by Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship at CU Denver's Business School

    Startups from the University of Colorado Denver ascended to the semifinals of THE CLIMB Jake Jabs Business Plan Competition after a business pitch event in mid-October.… Full Story

    October 25, 2016
    Michael Davidson
    Jake Jabs