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DaVinci Institute set its sights on producing tangible results in addition to conceptual thinking. The founders decided that they didn’t just want to talk about the future – they wanted to help create it. With this directive the Institute began educating aspiring inventors and entrepreneurs with the critical skills necessary to make their projects viable and come to life.

Our mission is to provide visionary economic development leadership, civic involvement and positive business advocacy in a non-partisan and collaborative manner to continuously improve the region’s economy and high-quality standard of living.

A program of The DaVinci Institute that trains Ruby on Rails course. Ruby on Rails (often called Rails) is an open source, full-stack web application framework that uses the Ruby programming language. Apply for this work-schedule and budget-friendly program and tell them TiE Rockies sent you!

A 10-week program of Colorado Lending Source designed to enhance and develop your entrepreneurial mindset.

Entrepreneurs can now experience the proven benefit and success of our BVA (Business Value Accelerator) process online. The BVA process guides you to create and achieve your personal/business goals so you and your business will fly faster in the direction you want it to go.

PTAC assists Colorado businesses in government procurement and helps small businesses receive government contracts.

Accion provides business loans and lines of credit and offers optional services such as business development workshops and marketing and networking opportunities to help you realize your business goals.

Colorado Enterprise Fund (CEF) is the state’s top nonprofit lending institution and a respected alternative lending source specializing in loans for small businesses and start-ups unable to receive traditional bank financing.

Colorado Lending Source is Colorado’s trusted not-for-profit resource for small business lending. Over our 24 year history, the partnerships we’ve developed with local lenders and government agencies have resulted in the growth of 3,120 small businesses, the creation and retention of over 22,500 jobs and an injection of more than $3.1 billion into the state’s economy.

Rockies Venture Club is the oldest, longest running angel investing group in the USA. For over 29 years, Colorado has looked to the Rockies Venture Club to connect investors, service providers, and entrepreneurs.

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is an independent agency of the federal government created to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.

SBA loans are partially guaranteed by the government and are designed to help small businesses grow by getting the essential financing with affordable terms. Because our business is helping your business grow, experienced lenders will guide you through the SBA lending process. Vectra Bank is a Preferred SBA Lender which means not only do you get top SBA loan expertise, your loan is usually approved faster than other lenders.

We work with early-stage technology companies, assisting founders and senior management with the development and execution of their business and strategic plans. We also work with them to develop and execute on a capital financing plan.

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