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Sunday, March 1, 2015

Students, biz innovators wanted at Startup Weekend Butte

Montana Standard

If you need a crash course in launching a business, Startup Weekend Butte debuts this spring.

The March 27 through 29 event will be a catalyst for the Butte and southwest Montana entrepreneurial community, said Pam Haxby-Cote, regional director of the Blackstone LaunchPad Montana program.

She said the event is a chance for small-business types to start off right.

“Southwest Montana folks are entrepreneurial by nature,” said Haxby-Cote. “Startup Weekend Butte provides our local entrepreneurs with the opportunity to network, pitch their ideas, build teams, ideate and curate, and launch a business -- all in 54 hours.”

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