Codefi is a coworking space and technology incubator for creative, innovative professionals and entrepreneurs. Codefi initiated the development of 1ST50K and is the managing partner of the startup competition.
Codefi co-entrepreneurs have over 40 years of entrepreneurship and technology development experience. It was co-founded by Dr. James Stapleton, a nationally recognized entrepreneurship educator and developer, and certified Lean Startup coach.
1ST50K winners become Codefi members and complete its Lean Launchpad program; an evidence-based program encompassing customer development, lean startup and agile strategies.