Ben McConnell Joins the LBDC as Business Consultant

Ben McConnell has joined the Loveland Business Development Center/Larimer SBDC as a business consultant. Ben will primarily be counseling on Ecommerce, SEO, software development and general business development. Ben is a partner in Blue Parable.

Blue Parable is headquartered in downtown Loveland at the new desk chair co-working facility. Founded in June of 2018 by Ben and his partner Jason Brake, Blue Parable is a software company looking to disrupt the small business software industry with intuitive solutions to real problems.

Their first product is scheduled for public release in February of 2019. Currently code-named Hydrogen_H1, it will help boutique retail shops keep their inventory systems accurate with as little effort as possible. In its first release, Hydrogen_H1 will be available only on the Shopify Ecommerce platform. The product is being designed in partnership with Cloz to Home, PILAR, and Vintage Willows boutiques in downtown Loveland. By including customers directly in the design process, Blue Parable has been able to create a product that’s tailored to the needs of the small business market.

In addition to creating software solutions for small businesses, Blue Parable offers an Ecommerce Launch Service. The goal of this service offering is to help small business owners get past all the initial hurdles that come with selling online. The program is comprehensive and promises to get you selling your products and services online as quickly as possible and at a sensible price point.

You can learn more about Blue Parable at

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