News

Episode 15: Creative Entrepreneurship Spotlight – Karli and Caleb Ingersoll – The Bartlett

unspecified bartlett

A new month at Startup Spokane, and a new topic that we’re looking forward to diving into. While we’ve been chatting for a while with “entrepreneurs” in the region, it goes without saying that the term “entrepreneur” is a broad stroke term to the many different types of people that are in our community starting interesting companies.

With that, we’re kicking off February with a series we’ll be integrating into our rotation called “creative entrepreneurship”. While all entrepreneurship in our minds has elements of creativity inherently built into it, many of our local entrepreneurs focus truly more in the arts, music, and culture of our community as the bedrock of their business model.

We’re proud to have on our show this week Caleb and Karli Ingersoll, husband and wife duo who’s name you’ll recognize for their many efforts to Spokane, including their most prominent joint effort to date, the all-ages music venue, The Bartlett.

Listen in as we chat with Karli and Caleb about:

  • Why “Creative Entrepreneurship” differs from other flavors of entrepreneurship.
  • Why Caleb and Karli thought Spokane’s music scene needed the Bartlett, and what it was like to get it going.
  • What it takes to launching a business with your significant other
  • The challenges they faced starting companies in Spokane, and what can be done to change it.

Show Links:

The Bartlett
Caleb Ingersoll – WebpageKarli Ingersoll – Webpage
Cathedral Pearls – Webpage

 

 

 

Share

Leave a Comment

Related Articles

February 21, 2024

Spokane and Coeur d’Alene Named as Host Communities by the International Economic Development Council GSI, in partnership with the Coeur d’Alene EDC, has been selected …

Next Step to Build a Local Creative District Underway Read More »

February 20, 2024

By Pia Hallenberg *This story first appeared in the 2023 GSI Connect Magazine, which can found on our About Us page. Connect with us and learn how your …

New Nursing Licensure Compact Helps Fill Workforce Shortage Read More »

February 20, 2024

By Jim Hedrick, GSI WA State Lobbyist and Spokane Regional Advocate GSI Advocacy Connect Sponsor Presenting Sponsor GSI Legislative Fly-In Sponsors Presenting Sponsor Executive Sponsor
Posted in: Public Policy
Scroll to Top