Startups & Sandwiches: Mark Hansen, Owner and CEO of Topo Designs

Startups & Sandwiches brings seasoned entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and tech leaders together with the best sandwiches the city of Boulder has to offer.

A middle school teacher, a field biology researcher, a software designer, and now the Owner and CEO of Topo Designs - Mark Hansen has done it all.

You may have recently seen coworkers or fellow students carrying a new bag around campus. Was is stylish? Was it highly functional? It was most likely Topo Designs. Founded by Mark Hansen and Jedd Rose, Topo Designs is a functional backpack, bags, and apparel brand that designs products for work, hiking, and travel alike.

If you're interested in learning what it takes to build a brand from the ground up, you won't want to miss this!

A recurring series hosted by the Deming Center for Entrepreneruship in Leeds, each Startups & Sandwiches event provides up to 30 students with a unique opportunity to meet and network with executives and founders alike, and participate in a presentation, challenge, or discussion facilitated by our guest. Each guest brings their own flavor to their session, and no two lunches are alike. Glimpse into the startup ecosystem—and try the Deming Team’s favorite local sandwich shops.

Seats are limited and open to any student on campus, so be sure to RSVP quickly and let us know if you can’t attend so we can open your seat to someone else.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Koelbel Building: Leeds School of Business, 355
995 Regent Drive, Boulder, CO 80309

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