The next few weeks are full of opportunities to help you get your Startup launched! Whether it’s a tech startup or a maker business, there is something going on to help you get to the next stage!

Hacker Lab is assisting on many fronts! They’ve put an Entrepreneur and Maker in Residence in place who have open office hours to help you launch a business! You can find out more about the program and sign up for Office Hours here. And it’s not too late to sign up for Startup Hustle Bootcamp! Get your application in by this Wednesday!


This Week’s Best Bets

Makers — ready to launch a business? There’s a free meetup on Tuesday at Hacker Lab in Midtown where makers will talk about the successful businesses they’ve launched.

Wednesday Two-fer — Immediately following 1 Million Cups on Wednesday morning, Impact VC is hosting Social Media Office Hours. Sign up for a one-on-one free consultation with the talented team behind Cowbell Kingdom.

It’s Graduation Day for the Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy and for the UCD Big Bang! You can witness back-to-back pitch days on Wednesday, May 24 and Thursday, May 25


Plan Ahead

Placer County! 1 Million Cups is taking a road trip to Hacker Lab Rocklin on Wednesday, May 31! If the morning commute has kept you from attending this weekly meetup in downtown Sacramento, here’s your chance to find out what it’s all about!

StartupSac Happy Hour is at Streets Pub and Grug on Wednesday May 31. This free no host event will feature AMA guest  D.J. Stephan, Cofounder of Skyslope.

Save Big! Here’s something to sweeten the deal for the Sacramento Business Journal’s TechEdge Celebration luncheon on June 1: use code “startupdigest” and save $30 off admission!

Do You Speak Startup? Join StartupSac for a free workshop on June 6 and learn to talk the talk! They will especially discuss the jargon investors use.

Looking for coworking space? AQUAOSO Technologies is considering opening up a small co-working space in either Roseville or Folsom –they are looking for your feedback via this survey.


There’s lots of great stuff going on in the tech startup community–check out the details in this week’s Startup Digest. If you’d like to receive the digest in your inbox every Monday morning, sign up for free here. If you’ve organized (or know about) an event we have not included, please submit it here for consideration. And for even more startup information, happenings and resources, visit the StartupSac Website.  Note: We include a lot of tech events that aren’t necessarily startup-focused on the event calendar on the StartupSac website. Check it out here.