Author Archives: Mark Solon

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Hey Boise Startups, the 4th Annual Mark Solon Challenge is ON!

In the spring of 2011, Techstars founder David Cohen spoke at the WaterCooler in Boise and issued a challenge to Idaho entrepreneurs to get a company selected into a Techstars program. He dubbed it the “Mark Solon Challenge” and each year since then an Idaho … Continue reading

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Jukely: The Perfect Way to See Live Bands

I love seeing live music. I’ve got a steady group of friends I go see bands with and we’re always on the lookout to see up and coming artists playing in our town. Generally, we use an email chain to … Continue reading

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Maggie

I just drove back to Boise after a terrific family vacation in the mountains. If you’ve never driven along Highway 55 in Idaho, it’s one of the most scenic stretches of asphalt you can imagine. I’ve driven it countless times … Continue reading

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Searching For A Technical Co-Founder

Yale University Goldman Sachs Navy SEAL Officer and Instructor Harvard Business School Firefighter Personal Trainer Motivational Speaker Startup entrepreneur Sounds like a pretty amazing career, right? Meet Phil Black. You’re looking at Phil’s bio. Did I mention that he accomplished … Continue reading

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