There are numerous things that contribute to an entrepreneur’s success, and at Startup Sioux Falls, we believe a strong support system is one of the most critical.  Support needs are different for everyone, but we have found that many founders deeply appreciate being paired with a business mentor. That’s why we take the time to…

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It’s already been more than a year since we launched our first CO.STARTERS cohorts, and a lot has changed since then.  Here at Startup Sioux Falls, we have graduated four CO.STARTERS cohorts, announced our move downtown and continued our commitment to building a strong and connected startup ecosystem. For the entrepreneurs we have walked alongside…

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Image by Koch Hazard Architects Join the Founders Club After Startup Sioux Falls announced the launch of its Founders Club at the annual Founders Day celebration on March 2, interest has swelled, with close to half of the available memberships already spoken for. The Founders Club was designed for individuals who are looking to get…

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A podcast started by a group of students at the University of Sioux Falls (USF) launched its second season today with a special first guest—Mayor Paul TenHaken. The From the Ground Up Podcast first launched during the fall 2021 semester of USF’s Entrepreneurial Team Projects course. Led by Professor Shelly Gaddis, the course is a…

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Why Downtown Sioux Falls Needs a Flexible Workspace Have you heard the news? Startup Sioux Falls is moving! By the end of 2022, our organization will be setting up shop in the old Milwaukee Freight Depot building downtown. More than just a place to house our team, our new location downtown will be an event…

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Nearly 100 members of Sioux Falls’ entrepreneurial ecosystem gathered on Tuesday night to celebrate the graduates of Startup Sioux Falls’ third CO.STARTERS accelerator program cohort.  In just over a year, CO.STARTERS has produced 46 alumni and dozens of incredible business and mentorship connections. Founders have refined their ideas, launched products and services and successfully found…

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Last week, Startup Sioux Falls welcomed Jeff Hayward to the team as its program manager. The position opened up as part of the SBA Community Navigators grant that Startup Sioux Falls was awarded, and its responsibilities are centered around facilitating that project which seeks to reach underserved populations through the CO.STARTERS curriculum and providing more…

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