Location: Boulder, CO
CanopyBoulder is a seed-stage business accelerator and investment fund focused on ancillary products and services in the legal cannabis industry. Since its inception in 2015, it has launched 90 businesses and made over 110 investments. The firm looks for startups with great teams working on hard problems in this growing industry.
We are currently looking for an Intern. As an intern, you will have the chance to learn about marketing, venture finance, entrepreneurship and the cannabis industry while supporting on-going projects. This position will work directly with the CanopyBoulder Program Director, offering support of our accelerator cohort.
This is ideal for someone interested in marketing, entrepreneurship, venture capital and/or the cannabis industry. Position is unpaid and requires you to be available for 12-15 hours per week from May 6 - August 16.
Duties and Responsibilities:
In your role, you will help support the CanopyBoulder accelerator teams in on-going projects. This includes sitting in on meetings, taking notes, conducting research and helping put together marketing materials for early-stage cannabis companies.
Areas of education in this position:
- Startup marketing
- Venture finance
- Trends in cannabis investment
- A/B testing
- Entrepreneurship theory
- Pitching best practices
- Exposure to leaders in the cannabis industry
Requirements and Qualifications:
- Authorized to work in the United States
- Strong work ethic, a sense of humor and a willingness to learn
- Comfortable with a minimal amount of direction
- Strong interest in the discourse around startups, entrepreneurship, venture capital
- Prior startup experience is a plus
To apply, send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org