How to Start a Business in Western Colorado

This 2.5-hour workshop provides an overview of everything you need to know to start and grow your business.

Topics include:

  • Business licensing requirements
  • Trade name search
  • Legal structure selection
  • State registration
  • Local licensing requirements
  • The business planning process
  • And financing options

Completion of this workshop unlocks access to the Fast Trac Business Basics Program. The Fast Trac Program is a series of five rotating, 1-hour class sessions that delve deeper into popular startup topics.

Topics include:

  • Licensing
  • Market Research
  • Cash Flows
  • Internet Strategies
  • Business Planning

Classes are held on a rotating basis. Please see our event calendar for dates and times.

Speaker(s): Julie Morey, SBDC Director

$55 per person, second person half off



In accordance with the State of Colorado and Mesa County Safer at Home Guidelines, the Business Incubator Center is requiring all individuals who access our facility to wear a face mask and practice social distancing. In addition, your temperature will be taken and you will be asked to answer a questionnaire prior to being granted access. If you are unable or unwilling to comply, please attend one of our future virtual class offerings.


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Date(s) - Wed, May 13, 2020
9:00 am - 11:30 am

Location & Directions
Grand Junction Business Incubator Center