Founders Blog

  • The Startup Garage at Hera Venture Summit 2017

    The Startup Garage had the opportunity to be a partner of the Hera Venture Summit for the 2nd year in a row. This annual event, hosted by Hera Hub, Hera Labs, and Hera Fund, brings together experts from both sides of the investment table to share best practices, provide[...]

  • Top 4 Reasons Why The Right Financial Consultant is Crucial

    As an entrepreneur, you should be maximizing your time on two key aspects of your company: your product/service and your customers. It is always reassuring knowing someone is simply a call away to help you with the financial aspects of your business. We’ve provided [...]

  • TSG’s Highlights from the Connection Innovation Report: San Diego

    CONNECT, a San Diego non-profit helping to create and scale innovation companies, assists entrepreneurs by providing resources that allow them to grow their business. Since 2005, they have measured the growth in economic innovation in San Diego. We highlighted the key f[...]

  • MintShow featured at TechCrunch Disrupt SF!

    There is nothing more rewarding than being truly connected with a client’s vision and passion. MintShow is the first social network that helps people maintain an uplifted state of mind by providing a community that’s dedicated to positivity and inspiration. [...]

  • Top 5 Startup Tips from the 2016 SDVG Venture Summit

      Last week, The Startup Garage had the pleasure of attending the fourteenth annual Venture Summit in San Diego, hosted by the San Diego Venture Group (SDVG). The event brought together more than 35 of San Diego’s ‘coolest companies’ as well as venture cap[...]

  • Is This a Crazy Idea?

    “Is this a crazy idea?” This question gets raised quite often during our consultations at The Startup Garage. Tyler Jensen, CEO and Founder of TSG, believes that “it doesn’t really matter whether your idea is crazy or not – what matters is the journey you’re[...]

  • Inside The 2016 Tech Coast Angels 10th Anniversary Quick Pitch Event

    It’s no secret, the Tech Coast Angels is one of the largest, if not THE largest angel investor group in the nation. “Consisting of experienced CEOs, senior executives, current and former entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and other professionals, members have inve[...]

  • 6 Reasons You’ll Want To Attend This Year’s USD Legacy Entrepreneurship Conference

    On Thursday Oct 6 2016 The University of San Diego School of Business Administration and the Center for Peace and Commerce proudly present the annual USD Legacy Entrepreneurship Conference. Here are some of TSG’s reasons why you’ll want to attend this annual even[...]

  • 5 Financial Tips For Startups from the 2016 Hera Venture Summit

    The Startup Garage had the opportunity to be a partner of the 2016 Hera Venture Summit. The Hera Venture Summit, hosted by Hera Hub, Hera Labs, and Hera Fund, brought together experts from both sides of the investment table to share best practices, essential tips and l[...]

  • Rise Up Radio Interview with Tyler Jensen Founder of The Startup Garage
    Rise Up Radio San Diego with Tyler Jensen

    You are listening to James Carmody and Jared Kelley here, in studio for SDriseup.com We are looking to hear stories in your life about local leaders in San Diego. Whether it is the small business owner, your Pastor or leader of your church, your kid’s school te[...]