Colorado Entrepreneurship MarketPlace Approaching; Marketing Opportunities Available

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Julie Worley,, Phone: (719) 254-7414 Michelle Alcott,, Phone: (303) 934-9117 John Crabtree,, Phone: (402) 687-2103 ext. 1010
La Junta, CO – Businesses and organizations have a chance to tap into many outstanding marketing opportunities through a sponsorship to the first ever “Colorado Entrepreneurship MarketPlace”.
Top-notch professionals will be presenting and numerous sectors of businesses and organizations will be attending the Event from around the state as well as many other states. 

Event sponsorship is one of the fastest growing segments in marketing today. Some of the many benefits of being a sponsor include: enhancing company image, building new client relationships and enhancing current relationship by gaining insights into industry issues and opportunities, exchanging information and ideas with other professional resources, promoting company expertise at an exhibit or during a scheduled presentation session, increasing product and service recognition, and expanding sales opportunities with new prospects and existing clients. 

"The First Annual Colorado Entrepreneurship MarketPlace will encourage and assist residents and business owners of rural Colorado to envision and implement ideas that will economically benefit them and benefit the entire State of Colorado," said Michelle Alcott, Business Administrator for the Colorado Rural Development Council. "The MarketPlace will be a venue to share ideas and success stories and introduce new and established entrepreneurs to a wide variety of new and innovative tools, products and ideas that will improve their skill to make informed judgments in the business they choose."

The event will offer various high quality educational sessions and exhibitor booths with an abundance of networking opportunities. There will be informational sessions, service providers, networking opportunities, as well as individuals already engaged in entrepreneurial activities to assist in innovating Colorado's own up and coming entrepreneurs.

Sponsorship has different levels, with a range of benefits to contributors. 

September 1, is the deadline to apply for sponsorship.
The Colorado Entrepreneurship MarketPlace will be held on October 10, 2008 on the campus of Otero Junior College in La Junta Colorado. 

Those interested in sponsorship information should contact Michelle Alcott,, (303) 934-9117 or visit .
To register or for more on MarketPlace visit:

You can find more information on La Junta, including area accommodations and maps, by contacting the La Junta Chamber of Commerce at 719-384-7411.  

CRDC is a private, nonprofit organization committed to influencing positive economic change in rural Colorado. For more information, please visit the CRDC website Colorado Rural Development Council.  

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