Plan the successful launch or growth of your business with the Startup Roadmap workshop. Instructors will use the Business Model Canvas to identify key challenges you’ll need to address as your business grows. Attendees can expect to: • Begin a draft of their Business Model Canvas • Understand how it serves as a foundation for a business plan • Draft basic financial projections and understand cash-flow vs. income • Be provided a list of resources to dig deeper Startup Roadmap is a three-hour, hands-on workshop with a focus on making key business concepts clear, accessible and actionable.
Speaker(s): Bing Chou, MojoTech and Ian Netherton, CPA/ABV, CGMA
Co-Sponsor(s): City of Longmont and Longmont Economic Development Partnership
Speaker bios: Bing Chou is currently Managing Director at MojoTech, a software design and development agency. Prior to joining MojoTech, he had launched a small business of his own, earned his MBA, worked for the Boulder SBDC, and worked for a venture funded Boulder-based startup. Outside of the office he spends his time advising a variety companies on a volunteer basis and chairs the Downtown Boulder Partnership board. Ian Netherton works with emerging businesses helping them navigate the complexity of their growth. His background and expertise span tax, financial reporting, valuation and advisory services. He serves as an adjunct finance officer for several early growth corporations. He is presently also a member of a local business valuation firm which serves clients across the nation. Before his consulting career, Ian managed the capital analysis for a large travel and luxury company. Ian started his career in public accounting primarily in a tax capacity. Ian is a Certified Public Accountant as well as a Chartered Global Management Accountant. Ian is also Accredited in Business Valuation by the AICPA. He graduated from the University of Phoenix with dual degrees in Accounting and Management. He is presently a member of the AICPA and the Rockies Venture Club. *Thanks to sponsorship from the City of Longmont and the Longmont Economic Development Partnership, current and prospective city of Longmont businesses can attend at no cost! Click on "City of Longmont Business" when you get to the payment screen. The Colorado Small Business Development Center Network is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. The support given by the U.S. Small Business Administration through such funding does not constitute an expressed or implied endorsement of any of the co-sponsors' or participants' opinions, products or services. The Colorado SBDC is a partnership between the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, the U.S. Small Business Administration, Colorado's institutions of higher education, and local development organizations.
Fee: $ 45.00