Second 2016 CO.STARTERS Cycle Announced

Rocket Hatch announced its next CO.STARTERS cycle, a nationally renowned platform that helps communities grow local businesses. The program equips aspiring entrepreneurs with the insights, relationships, and tools needed to turn business ideas into action applying lean business modeling methods popular among high-growth startups to businesses of all kinds.

“CO.STARTERS has had a significant impact in our community. We have supported a diverse range of entrepreneurs and foster the growth of a supportive community that is vested in their success,” said Antonio Montoya, Rocket Hatch co-founder. “the CO.STARTERS community has become a key catalyst for the emerging startup ecosystem in our city.”

This CO.STARTERS cycle kicks off on Saturday, October 22 at the Huntsville West Coworking space, located at the old West Huntsville Elementary on 9th Avenue. Sessions will be held every other Saturday, from 9 am to 2 pm.

A free information session will be held Tuesday, October 11, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm at the 200 West Side Square, in downtown Huntsville at the AL.com Hub on the first floor. Doors will open at 5:00pm.

The cost of the program is $750. A $100 discount is being offered to entrepreneurs that sign up by October 15. Rocket Hatch makes every effort to ensure that everyone can participate. Other discounts, payment plans, and fee waivers are available based on need and type of business. 

Created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, and used at over 50 locations across the US and New Zealand, CO.STARTERS walks creative small-business owners through lean, effective business modeling methods in a simple and intuitive way. The program was brought to Huntsville in 2014 by Rocket Hatch and has over forty alumni entrepreneurs locally and thousands worldwide.