Denver Startup Week co-founders Ben Deda, vice president of marketing at Vertafore, Tami Door, president and CEO of the Downtown Denver Partnership, and Erik Mitisek, chief innovation officer, State of Colorado and president, Imagine Analytics, remain committed to ensuring that as the event grows, so does the quality of programming and continued emphasis on community: “The currency for the Denver Startup Week community is truly generosity and a ‘give first’ mentality. We look forward to working with the Denver Startup Week organizing committee, event sponsors and the entire entrepreneurial ecosystem to elevate the week and showcase the best of the best with high-quality programs, speakers and events to further Downtown Denver’s position as a dynamic hub for innovation and entrepreneurship.”