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Cool Planet closes on nearly $20M to fund commercialization of biocarbon products

Cool Planet closes on nearly $20M to fund commercialization of biocarbon products

GREENWOOD VILLAGE --Agriculture technology company Cool Planet announced it closed on$19.3 millionin Series A financing and note conversion to commercialize its Cool Terra and Cool Fauna... Read More

Friday March 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Greenwood Village, Cool Planet, Barry Rowan, Jim Loar

Report: Federally funded laboratories, institutions have $2.6B annual impact

Report: Federally funded laboratories, institutions have $2.6B annual impact

BOULDER -- Federally funded research facilities in Colorado contributed an estimated $2.6 billion to the state's economy in 2016 and supported more than 17,600 jobs, according to a new report... Read More

Friday March 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Leeds School of Business, Brian Lewandowski, CO-Labs, Brian Payer, Dan Powers

Arrow Electronics helps IT channel solution providers capture $1T IoT market

Arrow Electronics helps IT channel solution providers capture $1T IoT market

CENTENNIAL -- Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) announced it launched a new IT channel program in North America that provides both existing and new channel solution providers and systems... Read More

Friday March 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Centennial, Arrow Electronics, Sean Kerins, Aiden Mitchell

Konnexe debuts with exclusive social platform for IT leader network

Konnexe debuts with exclusive social platform for IT leader network

DENVER -- Konnexe , a technology company building specialized social platforms for making meaningful professional and group connections, launched today with an exclusive community for... Read More

Friday March 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Konnexe, Jessica Stone, John Shepard, Donna Lynne

WalletHub: Colorado ranks No. 5 for innovation

WalletHub: Colorado ranks No. 5 for innovation

COLORADO -- Colorado ranks No. 5 on a list of the Most Innovative States compiled by the personal finance website WalletHub. With President Donald Trump proposing the deepest budget cuts to... Read More

Thursday March 23, 2017 0 comments Tags: Colorado, WalletHub

Google Street View mapping cars help CSU researchers detect invisible methane leaks

Google Street View mapping cars help CSU researchers detect invisible methane leaks

FORT COLLINS -- A set of Google Street View mapping cars, specially equipped with cutting-edge methane analyzers, are allowing Colorado State University researchers to see invisible methane leaks... Read More

Thursday March 23, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Google Street View, Joe von Fischer, Sangmi Pallickara, Dan Cooley, Russ Schumacher, Jay Ham

Silver Bullet picks David Lisle as new CEO and prez

Silver Bullet picks David Lisle as new CEO and prez

DENVER -- Silver Bullet Water Treatment announced David Lisle has joined the company as its new CEO and president. Silver Bullet said Lisle will oversee the strategic direction, sales... Read More

Thursday March 23, 2017 0 comments Tags: Silver Bullet Water , David Lisle, Denver

Envysion promotes Calvin Quan to be new CEO

Envysion promotes Calvin Quan to be new CEO

DENVER -- Envysion, Inc ., an industry leader in video-based business intelligence software, announced its board of directors named Calvin Quan as its new CEO. Quan joined Envysion in... Read More

Thursday March 23, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Envysion, Calvin Quan, Matt Steinfort


 
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Software

InDevR launches next-gen software for Cypher One

InDevR launches next-gen software for Cypher One

BOULDER -- InDevR, Inc. , an innovative life science company dedicated to improving biopharmaceutical and vaccine manufacturing, today announced the global launch of the next-generation Cypher... Read More

Tuesday March 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, InDevR, Cypher One, Dawn Bitz

Cyber Security

Tractica: Global biometrics revenue to reach $15.1B by 2025, total nearly $70B

Tractica: Global biometrics revenue to reach $15.1B by 2025, total nearly $70B

BOULDER -- Worldwide annual revenue from biometrics hardware and software sales is expected to grow from $2.4 billion last year to $15.1 billion in 2025, according to a new report from Tractica... Read More

Tuesday February 7, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Tractica, Keith Kirkpatrick, biometrics

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Talent

Konnexe debuts with exclusive social platform for IT leader network

Konnexe debuts with exclusive social platform for IT leader network

DENVER -- Konnexe , a technology company building specialized social platforms for making meaningful professional and group connections, launched today with an exclusive community for... Read More

Friday March 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Konnexe, Jessica Stone, John Shepard, Donna Lynne

Social Innovation

Northern Colorado officials panel to discuss region’s marketing potential at Loveland Startup Week

Northern Colorado officials panel to discuss region’s marketing potential at Loveland Startup Week

LOVELAND-- A panel of Northern Colorado economic officials will discuss the advantages of starting or investing in a business in the region during Loveland Startup Week , April 6-8. The... Read More

Friday March 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: Loveland, Loveland Startup Week , Josh Birks, Roy Otto, Jessica Erickson, Kelly Jones, Stacy Johnson, Mindy McCloughan, Andy Montgomery, Mike O'Connell

Energy

Navigant: More than 250 smart city projects in 178 cities across globe

Navigant: More than 250 smart city projects in 178 cities across globe

BOULDER -- There are now more than 250 smart city projects in 178 cities around the world with the majority focusing on government and energy initiatives, followed by transportation, buildings... Read More

Thursday March 16, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Navigant Research, Christina Jung, smart cities

Bioscience

CSU animal cancer research to be highlighted on PBS

CSU animal cancer research to be highlighted on PBS

FORT COLLINS-- The Answer to Cancer May Be Walking Right Beside Us, a documentary produced by Colorado State University and Rocky Mountain PBS , will air nationally on public television... Read More

Tuesday March 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Rocky Mountain PBS, Dr. Rodney Page, Tom Milligan, Flint Animal Cancer Center

Aerospace

Two Ball Aerospace-built instruments headed for space station Saturday

Two Ball Aerospace-built instruments headed for space station Saturday

BOULDER -- Two Ball Aerospace -built payloads will blast off Saturday toward the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft. Scheduled for a Feb. 18 launch from... Read More

Friday February 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: Ball Aerospace, Boulder, Jim Oschmann, ISS, SpaceX Dragon, NASA

Water

Innosphere connects with Israel to create Israel-Colorado Innovation Fund

Innosphere connects with Israel to create Israel-Colorado Innovation Fund

FORT COLLINS -- Innosphere is working with the nation of Israel to create the Israel-Colorado Innovation Fund, a first-of-its-kind initiative aimed at transforming innovative Israeli startups... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday March 10, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Innosphere, Israel-Colorado Innovation Fund, Mike Freeman, Gili Elkin, Gov. John Hickenlooper

INvestment

Cool Planet closes on nearly $20M to fund commercialization of biocarbon products

Cool Planet closes on nearly $20M to fund commercialization of biocarbon products

GREENWOOD VILLAGE --Agriculture technology company Cool Planet announced it closed on$19.3 millionin Series A financing and note conversion to commercialize its Cool Terra and Cool Fauna... Read More

Friday March 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Greenwood Village, Cool Planet, Barry Rowan, Jim Loar

New Products

Konnexe debuts with exclusive social platform for IT leader network

Konnexe debuts with exclusive social platform for IT leader network

DENVER -- Konnexe , a technology company building specialized social platforms for making meaningful professional and group connections, launched today with an exclusive community for... Read More

Friday March 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Konnexe, Jessica Stone, John Shepard, Donna Lynne

Robotics

Agribotix partners with senseFly to offer enhanced drone data processing solution

Agribotix partners with senseFly to offer enhanced drone data processing solution

BOULDER and CHESEAUX-SUR-LAUSANNE,Switzerland -- Agribotix , a leader in drone-enabled agricultural intelligence, today announced it has partnered with senseFly , the world's leading producer... Read More

Wednesday January 11, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Agribotix, senseFly, Lou Faust, eBee SQ, FarmLens

Digital Health

Regis University to join Catalyst HTI health tech campus in spring

Regis University to join Catalyst HTI health tech campus in spring

DENVER -- Regis University will join the Catalyst HTI health tech campus in the River North (RiNo) district in Denver this spring. As a higher education partner, Regis' College of Computer... Read More

Thursday February 9, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Catalyst HTI, Regis University, Shari Plantz-Masters, Mike Biselli

 

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