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Building the world’s most supportive startup community

Startup Redding is a project by

With a funding pipeline to

We serve the entrepreneurs, leaders, and change-makers of Shasta County, California 

Startup Redding is Shasta County, California’s vibrant entrepreneurial community. Our ecosystem is designed to support those in pursuit of their dreams. We host events every few weeks to give the brightest minds access to local thought leaders, likeminded people, and the resources to find success and shape the future!

Where are you in your entrepreneurial journey?

Startup
Curious

Startup Curious?

Turning dreams into reality takes courage and ambition! Connecting with other entrepreneurs can be valuable in helping you take your ambitions to the next level. Learn from their experience and gain advice, plus explore potential collaborations that could build an even stronger foundation for success.

Growing
& Scaling

Growing & Scaling?

Scaling a business is an exhilarating adventure that requires discipline, aligned objectives, efficient processes, clear marketing tasks, financial management, and relationship building strategies. Startup Redding is here to connect you with resources, capital, and expert advice for each step of the way!

Looking to
Give Back

Looking to Give Back?

You have the chance to aid aspiring entrepreneurs while furthering a spirit of innovation in Redding & Shasta County. By mentoring younger generations, your experience can shape the future of our home.

Startup Events

We provide unique events that run throughout the year. This approach allows Redding and Shasta County founders to plug in where they need support.

A.I. Connect MONTHLY
A.I. Connect is a unique project-based meetup for entrepreneurs interested in artificial intelligence. Every month we explore a new A.I. tool and teach you how to use it in your business.

Startup Advising BY REQUEST
Startup Advising is one-on-one meeting time dedicated to helping founders navigate specific businesses challenges. We can provide outside perspective to help you bypass frustration and make the next move. 

Startup Sessions MONTHLY
Startup Sessions is our presentation-based meetup. Join us to learn from Redding’s thought leaders, get feedback on your business/idea, and meet other entrepreneurs going on the same journey.

Pitch Breakfast QUARTERLY
Startup founders should be able to confidently communicate their business to an investor or audience. Pitch Breakfast is our quarterly showcase where founders can take the stage to present what they are working on.

Startup Games ANNUAL
Startup Games is our a learn-to-launch entrepreneurial event. It’s a 54-hour competition for entrepreneurs at any level. Spend a weekend working through the steps to turn an idea into a startup. 

Special Events IRREGULAR
Occasionally we have capacity for special events. In the past we’ve hosted a laser engraving workshop, a tie-dye t-shirt BBQ party, and a rapid prototyping course. We’re always looking for unique events to offer this community.

Our Next Event 

👇

A.I. tools we’re using and loving

Each month we research & teach entrepreneurs how to integrate the hottest artificial intelligence tools into their businesses. These are some of our favorites.

CHATGPT

General purpose

CHATGPT

We encourage entrepreneurs in the Startup Redding community to try ChatGPT as thier all-purpose communication assistant. Writing, brainstorming, analyzing data, and understanding complex or lengthy documents all become easy with ChatGPT. We think it is an ideal all purpose A.I. tool for entrepreneurs.

LEONARDO A.I.

Image generation

LEONARDO A.I.

We encourage entrepreneurs in the Startup Redding community to try Leonardo A.I. for image generation. This software gives users 4 different ways to create high-quality images with lots of control to get exactly what you want. It is our favorite A.I. image generation tool for entrepreneurs.

DESCRIPT

Video and podcast editing

DESCRIPT

Descript has become an invaluable tool for audio and video editing. With its fast, powerful, and user-friendly interface entrepreneurs can create professional-level podcasts, videos, and transcripts in minutes. Descript stands out as a top-tier A.I.-powered multimedia editing tool for entrepreneurs looking to elevate their content.

OPUS CLIP

Social media video clips

OPUS CLIP

We encourage entrepreneurs to try Opus Clip as a way to speed up social media video editing. This platform simplifies the process of creating engaging, high-quality video with streamlined A.I. features. For entrepreneurs aiming to captivate their audience with impactful videos, Opus Clip is a go-to resource.

DURABLE

Website design

DURABLE

Durable shines as a go-to A.I.-powered website builder for entrepreneurs. It offers an intuitive platform combining drag-and-drop simplicity with advanced A.I. design assistance. Users can craft a custom websites with ease, regardless of technical skill level. Durable’s website builder is the perfect blend of simplicity, power, and creativity.

UIZARD

App design

UIZARD

Uizard is a revolutionary tool for entrepreneurs looking to quickly turn their ideas into app or website prototypes. With its A.I.-powered interface, users can transform prompts and or hand-drawn designs into clickable prototypes in minutes. It’s an indispensable tool for entrepreneurs who want to bring their vision to life with speed and ease.

MEM

Memory assistant

MEM

Mem is changing the game for entrepreneurs with its A.I.-powered knowledge management system. This tool captures, organizes, and retrieves information effortlessly, making it easier to remember important details and ideas. For entrepreneurs in the Startup Redding community, Mem is the perfect partner for managing information overload and boosting productivity.

VENTURUS A.I.

New business idea analysis

VENTURUS A.I.

Venturus A.I. is a great starting place for any new business idea. This platform offers tailor-made market analysis, customer insights, and even product development advice. With Venturus A.I., entrepreneurs can leverage cutting-edge technology to ensure the idea is explored from many different angles.

HEYGEN

Digital clone

HEYGEN

HeyGen stands out as a premier A.I.-powered tool for generating unique, high-quality video clones. HeyGen simplifies video content creation with its intuitive interface and ability to create convincing videos that look like you. It’s a powerful tool for entrepreneurs looking to scale their media content.

RUNWAY ML

Video effects

RUNWAY ML

Runway ML introduces entrepreneurs to the world of machine learning with an easy-to-use platform built for video effects. From video editing to generative art, Runway ML gives users access to advanced machine learning tools that bring their most innovative ideas to life. It’s a game-changer for entrepreneurs in creative industries.

ELEVEN LABS

Voiceover

ELEVEN LABS

Eleven Labs has built a groundbreaking A.I. platform for realistic voice synthesis. This is perfect for entrepreneurs looking to create high-quality audio content. With its ability to turn text to voice and create voice clones from a small sample, this tool opens up new possibilities for podcasts, audiobooks, and voiceovers.

D-ID

Digital avatar

D-ID

D-ID allows users to create digital avatars that can be used to enhance any website experience. Entrepreneurs looking to innovate can craft a photorealistic avatar to represent their brand in online interactions, virtual meetings, and customer service. D-ID provides the cutting-edge technology to make a memorable and interactive customer experience.

Startup Redding FAQs

What does “the most supportive startup community in the world” even mean?

Our vision is a culture of epic entrepreneurship in Shasta County, California. Starting and growing a business is hard for many reasons, but the most cited revolve around feelings of loneliness, self-doubt, and accountability. We believe community is the answer! Building the most supportive startup community in the world means challenging our community to contribute to each other’s successes through shared connection, resources, opportunities, and inspiration. We all want each other to succeed and when we can help we will.

When and where are the events hosted?

Our events are hosted throughout the year on different cycles and in different locations. If you’re checking out the community for the first time take a look at our events page, specifically the Founder Meetups (first Thursday of each month) and our Startup Sessions (third Thursday of each month). The exact venue can change from month to month but they are always in Redding.

Who are the startup events for?

We have unique events for entrepreneurs at all stages of the journey. These events are a time to connect, get feedback, and be inspired by all the amazing people and projects being built in our region. It doesn’t matter if you’re currently in the idea stage or growing with enough money to fill a swimming pool, this community has something for you.

What We Are:
• A community where everyone benefits because everyone contributes
• A hub for entrepreneurial support and accountability
• A team that will get you ready to be a successful leader in business

What We Are Not:
• A community for self-promotion
• A course or training program

What do the events cost?

Startup Sessions, Founder Meetups, Startup Advising, and Pub Pitch events are all 100% free! Our bigger events are funded with ticket sales. Startup Games and Venture Conference are two examples of paid events. Signing up for our emails + following our Instagram and Facebook pages is the best way to find out about upcoming events.

Still have questions? Send us an email at hello@startupredding.com

Startup Redding Logo

Building the world’s most supportive startup community

Startup Redding
is a project by

With a Funding
Pipeline to

We serve the entrepreneurs, leaders, and change-makers of Shasta County, California

Startup Redding is Shasta County, California’s vibrant entrepreneurial community. Our ecosystem is designed to support those in pursuit of their dreams. We host events every few weeks to give the brightest minds access to local thought leaders, likeminded people, and the resources to find success and shape the future!

Where are you in your entrepreneurial journey?

Startup
Curious

Startup Curious?

Turning dreams into reality takes courage and ambition! Connecting with other entrepreneurs can be valuable in helping you take your ambitions to the next level. Learn from their experience and gain advice, plus explore potential collaborations that could build an even stronger foundation for success.
Growing
& Scaling

Growing & Scaling?

Scaling a business is an exhilarating adventure that requires discipline, aligned objectives, efficient processes, clear marketing tasks, financial management, and relationship building strategies. Startup Redding is here to connect you with resources, capital, and expert advice for each step of the way!

Looking to
Give Back

Looking to Give Back?

You have the chance to aid aspiring entrepreneurs while furthering a spirit of innovation in Redding & Shasta County. By mentoring younger generations, your experience can shape the future of our home.

Startup Events

We provide unique events that run throughout the year. This approach allows Redding and Shasta County founders to plug in where they need support.

A.I. Connect MONTHLY
A.I. Connect is a unique project-based meetup for entrepreneurs interested in artificial intelligence. Every month we explore a new A.I. tool and teach you how to use it in your business.

Pitch Breakfast QUARTERLY
Startup founders should be able to confidently communicate their business to an investor or audience. Pitch Breakfast is our quarterly showcase where founders can take the stage to present what they are working on.

Startup Advising BY REQUEST
Startup Advising is one-on-one meeting time dedicated to helping founders navigate specific businesses challenges. We can provide outside perspective to help you bypass frustration and make the next move. 

Startup Games ANNUAL
Startup Games is our a learn-to-launch entrepreneurial event. It’s a 54-hour competition for entrepreneurs at any level. Spend a weekend working through the steps to turn an idea into a startup. 

Startup Sessions MONTHLY
Startup Sessions is our presentation-based meetup. Join us to learn from Redding’s thought leaders, get feedback on your business/idea, and meet other entrepreneurs going on the same journey.

Special Events IRREGULAR
Occasionally we have capacity for special events. In the past we’ve hosted a laser engraving workshop, a tie-dye t-shirt BBQ party, and a rapid prototyping course. We’re always looking for unique events to offer this community.

Our Next Startup Event👇

A.I. tools we’re using and loving

Each month we research & teach entrepreneurs how to integrate the hottest artificial intelligence tools into their businesses. These are some of our favorites.

Startup Redding FAQs

What does “the most supportive startup community in the world” even mean?

Our vision is a culture of epic entrepreneurship in Shasta County, California. Starting and growing a business is hard for many reasons, but the most cited revolve around feelings of loneliness, self-doubt, and accountability. We believe community is the answer! Building the most supportive startup community in the world means challenging our community to contribute to each other’s successes through shared connection, resources, opportunities, and inspiration. We all want each other to succeed and when we can help we will.

When and where are the events hosted?

Our events are hosted throughout the year on different cycles and in different locations. If you’re checking out the community for the first time take a look at our events page, specifically the Founder Meetups (first Thursday of each month) and our Startup Sessions (third Thursday of each month). The exact venue can change from month to month but they are always in Redding.

Who are the startup events for?

We have unique events for entrepreneurs at all stages of the journey. These events are a time to connect, get feedback, and be inspired by all the amazing people and projects being built in our region. It doesn’t matter if you’re currently in the idea stage or growing with enough money to fill a swimming pool, this community has something for you.

What We Are:
• A community where everyone benefits because everyone contributes
• A hub for entrepreneurial support and accountability
• A team that will get you ready to be a successful leader in business

What We Are Not:
• A community for self-promotion
• A course or training program

What do the events cost?

Startup Sessions, Founder Meetups, Startup Advising, and Pub Pitch events are all 100% free! Our bigger events are funded with ticket sales. Startup Games and Venture Conference are two examples of paid events. Signing up for our emails + following our Instagram and Facebook pages is the best way to find out about upcoming events.

Still have questions? Send us an email at hello@startupredding.com