Accelerators

Techstars Workforce Development Accelerator

This program focuses on addressing the challenges of the modern dynamic labor market through innovative technologies. The first two weeks and the last week of the program will be in person. The remainder of the program will be virtual to maximize accessibility and public health safety.

Denver, Colorado

2022 T6

In Person Program
This program hopes to run in-person, dependent on COVID-19 conditions.

May 9th, 2022

Applications Open

Jul 27th, 2022

Final Deadline

Nov 7th, 2022

Accelerator Starts

Feb 8th, 2023

Demo Day

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"Founder conviction is a more powerful motivator than financial gains."

Taylor McLemore, Managing Director
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The Team

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Taylor McLemore
Managing Director
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Allie Schlosser
Program Manager
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Keeisi Caballero
Lead Operations Associate

Partners

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"Colorado Thrives looks forward to partnering with entrepreneurs and innovators to address the issue of economic mobility across the nonprofit and for profit sectors."
Mike Fries
CEO of Liberty Global and Techstars mentor
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"Having benefited from mentorship myself, I’m gratified we’re supporting entrepreneurs innovating to help more people achieve economic mobility."
Tom Dawson
Interim CEO of Strada Education Network and Techstars mentor
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"We’re excited to support entrepreneurs and catalyze innovation to help more people access affordable training and meaningful jobs."
Ben Walton
Cofounder of ZOMALAB and a Techstars mentor

Mentors

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Cheryl Ingstad
Former Director, AI and Technology Office at U.S. Department of Energy
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Cheryl Ingstad
Former Director, AI and Technology Office at U.S. Department of Energy
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Nardo Manaloto
Managing Partner, Qubits Ventures
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Ryan Benitez
Partner, Decisive Point
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Puneet Tandon
Head of Venture Development-Alexa Gadgets at Amazon

Companies

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