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Toast – Have Wine, Will Travel

Toast, a mobile lounge, allows you to belly up to the bar when Carol Clark’s mobile lounge rolls into your special event. Post originally from Inside Durango TV – 10/19/17: View the full video on IDTV here!

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ApresActive brings augmented reality into app for adventurers

Plenty of mobile phone apps will track your outdoor activity, but ApresActive creates a photo to show your friends what path you took. “It’s the initial push into augmented reality in outdoor adventure. That’s what we are bringing to the market,” co-founder Tyler Fischer said in an interview. Post originally from The Durango Herald –

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Toast looks to scale its business to license more mobile lounges

Toast, a mobile lounge, started serving up drinks three years ago, and now its founder plans to license the concept. Carol Clark was inspired to build a pub box out of a 20-foot trailer after she organized Durango’s annual Oktoberfest celebration, which is put on by San Juan Citizens Alliance, and noticed that vendors typically

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MUNIRevs wants to solve vacation rental tax problem for municipalities

Vacation rentals advertised on Airbnb and other online sites often operate without paying taxes, but MUNIRevs plans to change that for towns and cities across the country. Erin Neer, a certified public accountant founded MUNIRevs in 2011. She signed up for the Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs to accelerate the growth of her company

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Zuke’s founder shares challenges at SCAPE’s investor showcase

The founder of Durango company Zuke’s Natural Dog Treats shared personal challenges and encouragement at a showcase for startups held at Fort Lewis College on Wednesday. The Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs held the event for its recent graduates and for other local startup companies that have new ideas to pitch to investors. Post

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Students Win Cash at Hawk Tank Business Plan Contest

Fort Lewis College students and recent alumni tried to sell the judges on diamond infused hair products, dehydrated food and recycled paint during a “Shark Tank”-style business competition. The Hawk Tank competition, now in its second year, drew 25 teams who competed for cash to invest in their businesses. The competition is open to all

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Durango High School Team Goes to Go Code Colorado

An app developed by Durango High School students will go up against ideas developed by professionals during the state competition of the Go Code Colorado challenge. The challenge, now in its fourth year, invites coders to use state-collected data to build apps. This year, the challenge was to use the data to solve a problem

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IT is IN

Tired of waiting tables or suffering through a passionless job? Want to make $$$ and still have plenty of time to ski, bike, watch your children grow, and not be grumpy about cubicle life? While serving pints and pickles is noble, there’s another “server” industry that’s flooded the Animas Valley: computing. Research shows that within

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Announcing the 2017 SCAPE Companies!

AprèsActive is an outdoor adventure mixed reality software company – engaging technology, environment, and experiences. Toast Mobile Lounge is a mobile bar that travels to your parties or events with our unique set up and one of kind digital displays. We have Tips Certified bartenders that have 20 years experience and can craft any beverage

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