Beth Colosimo

At SLCC,  Beth oversee various small business programs including the Business Resource Center, The Mill at Miller Campus (business co-working space), the Conference Center, the Export Assistance office, the refugee leadership training program, as well as the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program.  She actively coordinates with state, county, city, and community partners to advance the training and education for entrepreneurs and small business owners throughout the Wasatch Front. As a former small business owner, she understands the challenges of owning and operating a small business and enjoys working with entrepreneurs at all stages of growth.

Kate Hansen

Kate is CEO and co-founder of Culinesco, a kitchen tool startup that makes life in the kitchen easier, safer, and more delightful. The company launched its first product, the Ergo Spout™, on Kickstarter in July 2018. The campaign funded in 14 hours and went on to gather over 1,000 backers. Prior to running Culinesco, Kate worked as an attorney for Edinger and Associates, PLLC and Holland & Hart, LLP.  She also led the Parental Defense Alliance of Utah as the executive director. She started her career out of BYU Law School, as a Clerk for Judge J. Thomas Greene of the Federal District Court for the District of Utah.

Kelsey O'Callaghan

Kelsey is CEO and co-founder of Dorai Home, a start-up with a mission to eliminate unwanted moisture in every home through eco-chic design and technology. Dorai launched on Kickstarter in August 2018, and funded their goal on the first day, leveraging the combined expertise of Kelsey’s background in brand strategy and design, and co-founder Jason Klug’s experience in product design and development.


In addition to growing Dorai, Kelsey consults with businesses to develop their brand identity, positioning, and optimize their user experience design. She previously lead the strategy and UX capabilities at Super Top Secret, a design agency in SLC.  Previously, Kelsey lived in San Francisco honing her skills for Uber, Smart Design and Fjord.

Ryan Treft

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