The useful resource for tech startups.

We help small businesses and entrepreneurs gain advantages needed to help survive the startup part.

  • With Chicago right over there (bring your flip-flops)...

  • ...a culture that is a current with the times...

  • ...interests abounding...

  • ...places to share ideas...

  • ...succulent selections...

  • ...a supportive community...

  • ...& something for everyone...

  • ...we walk our path towards success in the 21st century

Blog

News, updates, events, how To's & more. We will put all our tutorials and information on here so be sure to visit often. Also, let us know if you have questions...

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Events on EventBrite

For our first few events we'll be using EventBrite in order to get a proper headcount. Please keep visitng this page to see when the next event happens...

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How StartupFront works

Learn more about how we came about, our mission, vision, goals and how the whole thing started with the search for a blue cheese cheeseburger...

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About the Photographer

All photographs on the site are taken by Edward Byrne unless otherwise noted. To learn more about Mr. Byrne, his photos and how to use them, please read...

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Supporters

BakedFinn

Digital agency | software company founded by Livemercial alums..

Ideas in Motion Media

Founded in 2009 by CEO / Publisher Chris Mahlmann, the Good News Online Media Agency runs online publications including Valpolife.com, PortageLife.com & NWIndianalife.com...

#NWITweetup

Northwest Indiana's leading social media meetup / networking community since 2008. The group has been the home of area technology companies, digital marketers, startup companies, social media personalities and local eateries...

My Mobile Fans

Custom mobile apps for website at affordable prices from a local company founded in Carmel, IN. The apps work on both iPhone & Androids platforms, has numerous features and typcially includes a 14-day free trial...

Testimonials

"We tried for years to get the community galvanized. To think it took a lunch and a quest for the best blue cheese cheeseburger to get things going. Nowadays we'll take progress any way we can get it..."
Steve Dalton - Cender and Company

"Having been in successful startups over the last 25 years, I believe the waters are chummed for a movement such as Startup Front..."
Kelly Schwedland, MBA (University of Chicago Class of 2010) - American Business Dynamics

"I think Startup Front shows that this side of Chicago gets it and is not waiting for permission to use our business resources and natural beauty - beaches, hiking, biking, wineries... - in order to further establish an identity in international marketplaces..."
Kevin Gould, avid runner & veteran banking executive

"All I know is that Kevin Gould owes me a damned blue cheese cheeseburger. The rest I'm learning on the fly..."
Nat Finn - Finn of BakedFinn