High-tech Non-profit Hopes to Facilitate Economic Growth

Thank you to Penny Stine at the GJ Sentinel for the write up on LAUNCH!

Everybody thinks there is no high tech in Grand Junction,” Watson said. “That’s not true.”

It is, however, easy for the techie who works alone on a coding problem to feel like he is the only developer in town.

Watson and Hudnall started Launch in early 2015 and have worked to build a sense of community among fellow high tech developers and entrepreneurs, as well as partnerships with Colorado Mesa University, the Grand Junction Business Incubator, Grand Junction Economic Partnership (GJEP), various city and county governments, various businesses and business groups, and state entities.

“We have industries in Western Colorado that are ready for high tech solutions,” said Hudnall.

Read the full article here.