Say hello to your local girl gang, Babe Council.
Feb12

Say hello to your local girl gang, Babe Council.

Babe Council is a non-partisan organization that educates and empowers women to be more community and civic-minded through social activism and altruism. Think of them as Girl Scouts for grown-up: adult conversations, an action that betters the city, and a little booze. The organization works out of Galvanize, a co-working space for startups in the Warehouse District. Babe Council began in August of 2017 after being inspired by the...

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Venture Devils program helps ASU-affiliated founders succeed
Feb01

Venture Devils program helps ASU-affiliated founders succeed

Venture Devils is a program offered through ASU that helps ASU-affiliated founders successfully launch businesses and nonprofits. All startups teams must include one ASU student enrolled in at least one credit hour for the upcoming semester. That includes undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral students, part-time students and online students. If accepted into the program, startups are paired with a “Venture Mentor” who...

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Invest Southwest’s Venture Madness competition announces 24 finalists
Jan24

Invest Southwest’s Venture Madness competition announces 24 finalists

Invest Southwest, a nonprofit committed to helping local startups succeed since 1992, announced the finalists for its Venture Madness competition. The competition, co-sponsored by the Arizona Commerce Authority, will be held Jan. 29-30 at Galvanize Phoenix. The event begins with a networking reception on Monday night. On Tuesday, the 24 finalists will first compete for the $10,000 top prize within each of the four categories, then for...

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2017 Year in Review
Jan01

2017 Year in Review

2017 was a tremendous year for the growing Arizona tech scene. Many great local companies have flourished and changed; proving that AZ is becoming the place to be for technology and entrepreneurship. With new startups popping up, to funds being raised, 2017 proved to be successful and full of amazing challenges. Below, we detail the highlights of last year’s tech scene. Reach out to us here and let us know if we missed anything, and...

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Five office design choices to help employees stay focused
Dec27

Five office design choices to help employees stay focused

Five office design choices to help employees stay focused In today’s world, staying focused on anything for long periods of time can be challenging. So many things call for our attention, and when we give it, it’s most likely short lived. This applies to the office too. As workspaces have become more open to encourage collaboration, they’ve also polluted our ability to focus. With lowered walls and office perks, it can be effortless...

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