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Startup Sunrise – From Seed to Growth

December 6, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 9:15 am CST

Rise and Shine with Startup Sioux Falls at Startup Sunrise, a monthly gathering of founders and innovators!


When: Every first Wednesday of the month, 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM

Next Event: Wednesday, December 06, 2023

Where: Startup Sioux Falls, 100 E 6th Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57104


Startup Sioux Falls invites you to a morning of inspiration and connection at our monthly event, Startup Sunrise. Each month, two startup founders or business leaders will briefly share their journey, followed by a facilitated conversation. Startup Sunrise transforms early mornings into a vibrant environment to connect, learn, share ideas, and problem solve with the brightest minds in our community!


Learn more about Startup Sunrise here


This Month’s Topic and Speakers:

In December, we look forward to hosting From Seed to Growth with featured speakers Scott Petersen, Co-Founder of HireClick and Don Feige, Founder of PBJ Central



8:00 AM: Coffee – Connect over a cup of ‘Rise & Shine’ by The Source, roasted exclusively for Startup Sunrise.

8:30 AM: Welcome by Shannon Ward, Founder at Solutions By Shannon, and preview performance by Andrea Ross, the featured artist for the Washington Pavilion’s monthly Live & Local series.

8:35 AM: Founder Stories – Hear 3-minute presentations from two founders or business leaders, followed by a conversation facilitated by Startup Sioux Falls.

9:15 AM: Event concludes, but FREE coworking begins (9:15 am-Noon)


Ticket Information

Tickets are free, but space is limited. Grab your free ticket over at Eventbrite. Hurry, they go fast!


Who should attend?

  • Founders, innovators, community leaders, and creatives who want to support each other and network
  • Community builders who want to be involved in contributing to the startup community
  • Individuals that have experience in the industry or topic of the month


Why Attend?

Startup Sunrise is your opportunity to kick-start your day with a punch of inspiration and a side of connection. A little bit of what you can expect:


  • Be inspired by the stories of startup founders and engage in conversations that move our community forward.
  • Face-to-face networking with like-minded people
  • A supportive environment willing to help you take your next step as a founder


Entry Instructions

Please enter the building from on the east side of the building, directly adjacent to the parking lot.

If an ADA accommodation is needed, please contact the Startup Sioux Falls office at 605-275-8000.


Parking Instructions:

Free and paid parking is available throughout the area. Please refer to this parking guide.



We’d like to thank our Builder Level Sponsors for making this event possible:

Boyce Law Firm, USF Entrepreneurial Studies Program, Eide Bailly, First Bank & Trust, First National Bank in Sioux Falls, First PREMIER Bank, Homegrown Capital, MarketBeat, Midwest Employee Benefits, Pendar Properties, Sanford Health Plan, Tiger29, Voyage Federal Credit Union


Questions? Contact:

Sara Lum

[email protected]


December 6, 2023
8:00 am - 9:15 am CST


Startup Sioux Falls (The Depot)
100 E 6th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104 United States
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