ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) A week-long initiative aims to use startups to innovate Alaska's economy.
Startup week kicked off Saturday in cities across Alaska.
Organizers say it's an opportunity to celebrate entrepreneurs and meet potential investors, mentors, and others looking to launch a local business.
In an interview with KTUU Gretchen Fauske, with startup week said most all new jobs in the state are created by new business ventures.
For a full list of activities happening during the week, visit alaska.startupweek.co