Investment Team Member
Bonnie Watson joined the team in Telluride in December of 2018. She currently serves as the Capital and Transaction Advisor for the Southwest region of Colorado. Watson works directly with startup companies and small businesses in the region to create and coordinate new, as well as existing, sources of capital to help fund various business ventures. As a Colorado native who grew up in Evergreen, Colorado, Watson graduated from Colorado Mesa University with her B.A. in Finance and later received her Master’s degree in Finance from Colorado State University.
Previously, Watson worked in the traditional financing industry as a portfolio lender and taught finance at Colorado Mesa University. Having lived on the Western Slope for the past 10 years and with her strong finance background, she and her husband have dedicated their lives to helping small businesses flourish. They are also co-owners of Factory (a co-working space) in Grand Junction, Colorado.
When not working, Watson can be found on the slopes of Colorado hiking, skiing, or camping with her husband Brian and their pup Oakley.