Southwest Colorado’s Hub for Innovation, Business Development and Job Creation



Share your know-how with passionate founders.
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Put your resources to work, growing small businesses in Southwest Colorado.


Practice with a world-class ensemble, anytime.


Community Partners

SCAPE works closely with the La Plata Economic Development Association and Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado. Their time, guidance and financial resources help every SCAPE company to succeed.

SCAPE is a Proud Partner of:

Go Code Colorado • Fort Lewis College Hawk Tank • SBA Innovate Her • Colorado Tech Tour

SCAPE Companies


MUNIRevs works with communities to automate their business revenue collection. Backed by a lifetime of experience in municipal finance, our team has revolutionized the tax and licensing process.
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Amia Friends for Elders connects smart, empathetic Friends with elders for in-person, socially interactive visits to support families and their aging loved ones by providing social interaction and emotional engagement through Amia Friends.
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E.P.I.C. Magazine

The mission of E.P.I.C. is to educate, empower and inspire individuals and communities to make conscious decisions about living spiritual, healthy, and sustainable lifestyles. Our magazine raises awareness of how our choices and actions impact ourselves, others and the planet.
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ApresActive is founded in Durango, CO by adventurers who want to build an active community of outdoors people who enjoy documenting, sharing, and blending technology with their adventures.
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Lean Business

Design your business model. Discover Customers and their Needs


Envision your minimum viable product. Experiment and revise on your solution


Plan how you will reach customers and get on board


Model your business opportunity and your needs for capital.


Telling the story of your startup to inspire allies, customers and investors.


Stay connected, giving and receiving with mentors and new founders


SCAPE is excited to offer companies workspace at the newly opened R Space. Contact us to learn more today!

SCAPE Companies Have Been Featured In
SCAPE Achievements
19 Companies Launched

65 Jobs Created

$4,700,000 Capital Raised