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A Summit to Fuel Utah’s High-Growth Ventures

September 16th, 2021 | Live Event at The Slopes Events Center, Draper, Utah

presented by

Why Venture Fuel?

Competition Finalists

competition finalist will be presenting their pitches at Venture Fuel Summit.

Jason Hewlett

Emcee & Hall of Fame Speaker

Cydni Tetro

CEO, Innovator, Technologist, Board Director

Glenn Stearns

CEO & Founder

Rilee Buttars

CEO & Co-founder

John Richards

Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, CEO

Travis Chambers

Chief Media Hacker & Founder

Alan Hall

Chairman of The Alan and Jeanne Hall Foundation

Zach Lyman

Flight Paramedic

Andrew Smith

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Shauna Smith

CEO

Rachel Nilsson

CEO & Founder

Jess Toolson

CEO & Founder

Jeff Steed

CLO, Partner at Tamarak

Sam Malouf

CEO & Co-Founder, Partner at Tamarak, President of Malouf Foundation

Raamel Mitchell

Director of Corporate Citizenship

Kacie Malouf

Co-Founder, Partner at Tamarak, Chair of Malouf Foundation

Aaron DeRose

Investor, Board Member, Venture Partner

Angela Dayton

CEO, Founder, President

Bruno Lima

CEO & Co-Founder

The Schedule

8:00 am

Registration & Breakfast

Complimentary grab-n-go breakfast.

9:00 am

Morning Keynote: Travis Chambers

Chief Media Hacker & Founder, Chamber.media

10:00 am

Breakout 1

Choose between Lean track, Startup Stories, and Operations Management.

Startup Stories

Zach Lyman
Flight Paramedic

Lean Track

John Richards
Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, CEO

Operations Track

Cydni Tetro
CEO, Innovator, Technologist, Board Director

10:30 am

Breakout 2

Choose between Lean track, Startup Stories, and Operations Management.

Startup Stories

Rilee Buttars
CEO & Co-founder

Lean Track

Rachel Nilsson
CEO & Founder

Operations Track

Jeff Steed
CLO, Partner at Tamarak

11:00 am

Breakout 3

Choose between Lean track, Startup Stories, and Operations Management.

Startup Stories

Angela Dayton
CEO, Founder, President at Med Forums

Lean Track

Raamel Mitchell
Director of Corporate Citizenship

Operations Track

Jess Toolson
CEO & Founder

11:30 am

CEO Interview with Glenn Stearns

Hosted by Aaron DeRose

Glenn Stearns
CEO & Founder
Aaron DeRose
Investor, Board Member, Venture Partner

12:00 pm

Venture Legacy Award: Alan Hall

12:20 pm

Lunch

Enjoy a catered lunch in the Lobby and Outside.

1:20 pm

Afternoon Speaker: Jason Hewlett

Emcee & Hall of Fame Speaker

1:40 pm

Afternoon Keynote: Sam & Kacie Malouf

Sam Malouf: CEO & Co-Founder of Malouf, Partner at Tamarak, President of Malouf Foundation
Kacie Malouf: Co-Founder, Partner at Tamarak, Chair of Malouf Foundation

2:30 pm

Startup Competition Pitches: Team Nation & Edify.ai

3:30 pm

Final Keynote: Shauna Smith & Andrew Smith

Shauna Smith: CEO at Savory Fund
Andrew Smith: Co-Founder and Managing Director at Savory Fund

4:30 pm

Startup Competition Winners, Networking & Giveaways!

Don't forget your dope swag bag when you leave!

Utah’s new conference for founders and their teams:
Idea, Series A, and Beyond

Finally–A conference for Utah Startups. Hear from awesome Utah founders and advisors who can help you and your venture get to the next level.

Presenters with real entrepreneurial experience. No armchair experts here–we’re filling the day with founders and advisors who have grown companies themselves and can help yours be successful.

Growth-Focused Content. All presenters are here to share insights on operations, leadership, or lean methodologies–all to help your company grow smarter and stronger.

Fresh Stage. Hear from new, insightful presenters every year who are running exceptional Utah companies.

Lean Methodology. Become more familiar with proven processes that will help you evaluate your world-takeover plans, build a rock-solid foundation and scale efficiently.

Utah’s conference for founders and their teams:
Idea, Series A, and Beyond

Why Venture Fuel?

Founders face an awesome challenge: creating something from nothing. And while much of the entrepreneurial journey is unpredictable, there’s amazing help out there–if you know where to look. If you want to attract great advisors, raise smart capital, build a great team, and learn proven methodologies from the best, then we’ll see you at the Venture Fuel Summit!

Utah builds great companies–and there’s countless more being made today. So join us on September 16th to hear new stories of success, learn from current entrepreneurs, and rub shoulders with others who are changing industries.

A conference for founders, but a good cause for everyone. All net proceeds go to support the Malouf Foundation.

Tamarak LLC is not affiliated with or sponsored by Venture Fuel, Inc.