Newest GigCity, Longmont Colorado, Prepares For Startup Week

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wpid-lsw_logo-web-png-at-300px Newest GigCity, Longmont Colorado, Prepares For Startup Week

Longmont Colorado, nestled between Denver, Boulder and Fort Collins Colorado recently became the 8th Gig City in the country and the 4th with symmetrical 1gb fiber Internet. Longmont joins Chattanooga Tennessee, Wilson North Carolina and Opelika, Alabama with symmetrical 1gb.

Now they’re gearing up for their first ever Startup Week. Until now, hundreds of Longmont area startup folks went to similar events in Boulder and Denver.

Longmont Startup Week kicks off June 1st and runs through June 5th. The week long event will feature meetups, office hours, mentor sessions, keynotes and pitches across multiple venues.

Brad Feld, the guy who literally wrote the book on Startup Communities is the big keynote speaker for Longmont Startup Week.

Over 50 speakers from across the state and across the globe will be part of Longmont Startup Week. Companies like Unique Scrubs and SparkFun are sending executives to speak.

You can sign up for Longmont Startup Week events here.