About Startup Tucson

You’re an entrepreneur with an idea. You’ve built your next-big-idea into something. You’ve made it and want to help the rookies.
You’ve got an idea in your head to be your own boss and you’re ready to change the status quo. What’s your next step? We can help make your side hustle your main hustle.

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From networking events over drinks and coffee to full workshops to help you take your idea to market, Startup Tucson’s programs put you in position to succeed.

“The best thing that came out of the YWCA competition was actually meeting Startup Tucson.”

– Courtney Williams, Emagine Solutions Technology

Learn how Startup Tucson can get your idea off the ground straight from a winner of IdeaFunding’s pitch competition and an alumna of Thryve.

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The Flurry behind the Festival

Here I sit behind my computer pounding away on the keyboard with last-minute details on sponsorships, website updates, printing materials and moving the TENWEST Festival forward, while my colleagues Liz and Dre…

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We are counting down the days to TENWEST Festival, and I wanted to take a little pause from the flurry of last minute planning, list making, supply gathering, and coffee runs to…

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Day 1 of #TENWESTFest was a success! Don't miss out on 9 more days of fascinating conversations, one-of-a-kind experiences & high caliber thought-leadership. #DiscoverLocal #whyIlovewhereIlive #sustainability #socialimpact #entrepreneurship #technology #music ... See MoreSee Less

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