The purpose of The Entrepreneur Center is to advance the strategic initiatives of The Women's College and be the go-to place and information hub for women entrepreneurs throughout the Rocky Mountain Region. The Center exists to elevate and ensure the success of women who are engaged in early-stage and high-growth entrepreneurial ventures.
The Women's College of the University of Denver has been educating women for over 100 years. Recognized as a responsive and innovative leader in women's education, our graduates are leaders working for CH2M Hill, IBM and the Nike Foundation-just to name a few. The Women's College educates and empowers women and upon graduation they receive a University of Denver diploma, which translates to increased earning power.
THE ENTREPRENEUR CENTER SERVES
The Center empowers students to explore and learn the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, from developing a strong pitch to building a business plan to launching a high growth enterprise with confidence. Members of the business community also mentor students at all stages of business growth and development
The Center engages alumnae through collaboration with community partners, participation on the advisory board, and facilitating opportunities to provide leadership to students in the area of entrepreneurship. Alumnae have the perfect opportunity to give back through The Entrepreneur Center and elevate a woman in business.
The Center serves entrepreneurs at all stages of business development, with special emphasis on high growth enterprises. Established entrepreneurs collaborate with The Women's College to share critical knowledge about how to evaluate, grow, and nurture a business; providing inspiration and ideas for their own ventures in the process and serving as Executive in Residence.
The Center develops relationship with key corporate, financial and public sector leaders empowering strategic partnerships. These allies share our commitment to growing high-capacity women-owned businesses and advancing women leaders.