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The Holiday Marketplace is Open for Applications

By: Maura McInerney Published: October 7th, 2013
The young men of A&G Fused Glass sell gorgeous jewelry each year.

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Start baking, start making, start mixing, and start fixing, because… The Holiday Young Entrepreneur Marketplace application is now online! Please click on this link to fill out the application. Keep in mind the Young Entrepreneurs Marketplace… Read the rest



Entrepreneur Success: Alkaline Clothing Co.

By: Katie Payer Published: September 23rd, 2013
Taylor works the screen print machine, making a custom t-shirt.

On Saturday, September 14, the winners of the 2012 Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs opened the doors to their first workshop! Getting a space Alkaline Clothing Company, created by Taylor Palmie and Tanner Barkin, leased space near 64th Avenue in Denver… Read the rest



Announcing the 2013 CYE Winners

By: Katie Payer Published: September 12th, 2013
Ingrid and Anders Martinson were paired up with Kristy Taddonio Mullins of Mile Hi Specialty Foods.

We are so pleased to announce the winners of our 2013 youth business competition, the Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs!  For the first time this year we hosted an “Affiliated Category,” which solicited applicants from larger groups, like high schools, scout… Read the rest



Make Denver Startup Week a Youthful Experience

By: Maura McInerney Published: September 5th, 2013
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September is full of entrepreneurial activities and events!  We’ll jump from our youth business competition awards straight into Denver Startup Week.  There are two fantastic events that are kid-friendly and bound to draw big crowds.  Join us for one or… Read the rest









Inside Scoop on Business Competition Judging

By: Ellory Eggermont Published: July 22nd, 2013
Judging Chair David Wolf welcomes the judges for one of the age categories before they select a winner.

We have our winners!!  Sorry — we’re not going to share the names yet.  You’ll have to wait until September to find out the winners of our youth business competition. In the meantime, I’d like to share an insiders’ look… Read the rest