Startups

Couple dives into hemp gear startup

On a long road trip, Kyle and Kim Vine hatched a business plan that combines their love of climbing with the growing hemp industry. Now, the pair is about to debut its first product: a hemp-based crash pad for free climbers.

Startup bites into medical market

The lightbulb moment that launched a Denver startup struck at an unlikely time: while its co-founder was stuck in a dentist chair. Three years later, the company is about to debut its first product.

Skiing startups converge in Frisco

Entrepreneurs trying to break into the skiing industry gathered at a co-working space in Frisco this weekend for panel discussions, networking and a trip to Arapahoe Basin.

Downtown co-working concept spreads out

A shared office space startup is giving its workers more elbow room with a large expansion of its home in the downtown Petroleum Building.

Entrepreneur grows beard care startup

With the beard business booming, a local entrepreneur has launched a retail startup to help burly men care for their facial hair.

Sunflower seed startup blooms

An entrepreneur is growing his healthy snack startup, hoping to plant his product on store shelves across the region and push revenue to more than $1 million.

Entrepreneurs boot up networking site

Volunteer opportunities, kickball games, crawfish boils and cookie decorating parties are a few examples of events being posted on a startup website that combines some of the functions of sites like Facebook and Meetup.