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TAP-IN: Play & Protect – Outdoor Industry // Watershed Health

held on October 4 at FACTORY in Grand Junction

Play & Protect was the third TAP-IN reverse pitch event where six water users from the outdoor industries and watershed health fields pitched their specific challenges to the audience of entrepreneurs, innovators, business professionals, water experts, students, and passionate community members to engage in dialogue to power community-driven solutions and to build connections to innovate together.

Check out the story from the local media outlet KJCT8.

Video of the pitches is coming soon!

Community Panel

Gigi Richard, Director of the Hutchins Water Center at Colorado Mesa University

Tim Carlson, President of Many Rivers Brewing

Robin Brown, Owner of Brownhouse PR & Events

Joe Burtard, External Affairs Manager at Ute Water Conservancy District

David Graf, Regional Water Specialist at Colorado Parks and Wildlife

moderated by Chuck Sullivan, Co-founder of Something Independent

Problem Pitch-ers

Dan Chehyal // Ouray Ice Park

Brad Piehl // JW Associates Inc.

Tim Carlson // Many Rivers Brewing

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