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Panel: Startup accelerators and incubators proving their value, spreading across the globe

Panel: Startup accelerators and incubators proving their value, spreading across the globe

FORT COLLINS -- Accelerators and incubators are a growing phenomenon that shows no signs of slowing down as they spread across the globe. Julie Penner of Boulder-based Techstarssaid the widely... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday May 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup, Chris Snook, Julie Penner, TechStars, Carla Bustamante, Susanne Comella, Chalmers Innovation, Startup Chile, David Cohen, David Brow, Jared Polis, Brad Feld, jobZology

NewCloud Networks names Steve Foster chair of its Executive Cloud Board

NewCloud Networks names Steve Foster chair of its Executive Cloud Board

DENVER -- Steve Foster, chairman of the Colorado Technology Association and former COO of GTRI, has been named chairman of NewCloud Networks Executive Cloud Advisory Board. Foster brings more than... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Steve Foster, NewCloud Networks, Sam V. Kumar

Zayo Group Holdings appoints two from within to be new company COOs

Zayo Group Holdings appoints two from within to be new company COOs

BOULDER -- Global bandwidth infrastructure provider Zayo Group Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) announced Matthew Erickson, president of physical infrastructure, and Chris Morley, president of cloud and... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Zayo Group Holdings, Matthew Erickson, Chris Morley, Dan Caruso

Cool Planet adds board veteran Dennis Weibling to its board of directors

Cool Planet adds board veteran Dennis Weibling to its board of directors

GREENWOOD VILLAGE -- Cool Planet, a company transforming ag waste into gasoline, diesel and CoolTerra biocarbon, announced the addition of Dennis Weibling, managing director of Washington-based... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Greenwood Village, Cool Planet, Dennis Weibling, Howard Janzen, Tony Radaich

Native takes $20K top prize in CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge collegiate competition

Native takes $20K top prize in CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge collegiate competition

FORT COLLINS -- Native, a University of Colorado-based startup company that aims to provide a personal travel assistant from a mobile app for only $25 a month, was the top prize winner at the second... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday May 28, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, CSU Blue Ocean Enter, Native, Change Composites, Nathan Saam, Devon Tivona, CU, Christine Chin

Fort Collins Startup Week’s second day highlights issues important to region's entrepreneurs

Fort Collins Startup Week’s second day highlights issues important to region's entrepreneurs

FORT COLLINS -- Fort Collins Startup Week launched into its second day of activities Wednesday with a special edition of 1 Million Cups, a business pitch practice session now in its second year in... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday May 28, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup, Wade Troxell, 1 Million Cups NoCo, Kauffman Foundation, Noah Berger, Bitcoin, Rob Phillips, Ryan Howell, Carlos Cruz-Abrams, Russ Krajec, Rich Kopocho, Hookify, Idias BioEnergy, Tamer Mohamed, Sean Ortiz

Hiring and retention the focus of today's Talent Collision during Fort Collins Startup Week

Hiring and retention the focus of today's Talent Collision during Fort Collins Startup Week

When employees and employers collide, who knows what might happen? The difference between a dream job (or a dream employee) and a nightmare is more than chancescience and careful matching of... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday May 28, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, jobZology, Talent Collision, Fort Collins Startup

SPYR’s Franklin Networks websites ranked in top 1 percent worldwide

SPYR’s Franklin Networks websites ranked in top 1 percent worldwide

DENVER --SPYR Inc.(OTCQB: SPYR), a holding company with wholly-owned subsidiaries in the digital publishing and advertising industry, mobile game and app development industry and the food service... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday May 28, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, SPYR, James R. Thompson, Franklin Networks, Alexa.com


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Fort Collins Startup Week, May 26-31

Various Fort Collins locations

Tech Transfer

Panel: Startup accelerators and incubators proving their value, spreading across the globe

Panel: Startup accelerators and incubators proving their value, spreading across the globe

FORT COLLINS -- Accelerators and incubators are a growing phenomenon that shows no signs of slowing down as they spread across the globe. Julie Penner of Boulder-based Techstarssaid the widely... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday May 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup, Chris Snook, Julie Penner, TechStars, Carla Bustamante, Susanne Comella, Chalmers Innovation, Startup Chile, David Cohen, David Brow, Jared Polis, Brad Feld, jobZology

Green/Environmental

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

LONGMONT--WaterPulse Inc. announced it has developed a commercial grade capillary action mat system that cuts water use in both retail horticulture outlets and greenhouses and nurseries by up to 70... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 23, 2015 0 comments Tags: Longmont, WaterPulse, Jim Heffernan, water mat

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Longmont Startup Week, June 1-5

Various Longmont locations

Talent

NewCloud Networks names Steve Foster chair of its Executive Cloud Board

NewCloud Networks names Steve Foster chair of its Executive Cloud Board

DENVER -- Steve Foster, chairman of the Colorado Technology Association and former COO of GTRI, has been named chairman of NewCloud Networks Executive Cloud Advisory Board. Foster brings more than... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Steve Foster, NewCloud Networks, Sam V. Kumar

Social Innovation

Panel: Startup accelerators and incubators proving their value, spreading across the globe

Panel: Startup accelerators and incubators proving their value, spreading across the globe

FORT COLLINS -- Accelerators and incubators are a growing phenomenon that shows no signs of slowing down as they spread across the globe. Julie Penner of Boulder-based Techstarssaid the widely... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday May 29, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup, Chris Snook, Julie Penner, TechStars, Carla Bustamante, Susanne Comella, Chalmers Innovation, Startup Chile, David Cohen, David Brow, Jared Polis, Brad Feld, jobZology

Energy

CCIA, Colorado Energy Coalition to host ‘Energy Connections’ event in Denver on June 2

CCIA, Colorado Energy Coalition to host ‘Energy Connections’ event in Denver on June 2

DENVER -- Colorado Cleantech Industries Association(CCIA) in partnership with the Colorado Energy Coalitionwill hold a free Energy Connections presentation on June 2. Colorado has been known as a... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday May 27, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, CCIA, Colorado Energy Coal, Frank Prager, David Hiller, Jeff Lyng, Chris Votoupal, Travis Lowder

Bioscience

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

MBio Diagnostics closes $6.3M Series B round

BOULDER --MBio Diagnostics Inc., a provider of rapid clinical diagnostics and sample testing, announced it closed on a $6.3 million Series B financing led by new and existing private investors. The... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, MBio Diagnostics, Chris Myatt

Aerospace

Sierra Nevada Space Systems chosen to build NASA climate satellite

Sierra Nevada Space Systems chosen to build NASA climate satellite

LOUISVILLE -- Sierra Nevada Corporations(SNC) Space Systems division in Louisville was selected by Exelis Geospatial Systems to develop and build the Radiation Budget Instrument (RBI) Azimuth... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 15, 2015 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Space , Bryan Helgesen, NASA, Exelis

Water

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

LONGMONT--WaterPulse Inc. announced it has developed a commercial grade capillary action mat system that cuts water use in both retail horticulture outlets and greenhouses and nurseries by up to 70... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 23, 2015 0 comments Tags: Longmont, WaterPulse, Jim Heffernan, water mat

INvestment

Native takes $20K top prize in CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge collegiate competition

Native takes $20K top prize in CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge collegiate competition

FORT COLLINS -- Native, a University of Colorado-based startup company that aims to provide a personal travel assistant from a mobile app for only $25 a month, was the top prize winner at the second... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday May 28, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, CSU Blue Ocean Enter, Native, Change Composites, Nathan Saam, Devon Tivona, CU, Christine Chin

New Products

Baker launches first MJ order-ahead system

Baker launches first MJ order-ahead system

DENVER -- Baker, an order-ahead and loyalty platform for Colorados legal marijuana industry, announced it has launched publicly after a successful three-month beta run with dispensaries receiving... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Baker, Joel Milton

Robotics

Sphero launches new Darkside robot toy

Sphero launches new Darkside robot toy

BOULDER-- Sphero, a leader in connected toys, announced Darkside, the companys newest app-enabled robot, is now available online and in retail stores including Amazon.com, Brookstone and at... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 22, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Sphero, Darkside, Ollie, Rob Maigret

Digital Health

New digital health campus planned for Denver's River North area to be called Catalyst, tenants revealed

New digital health campus planned for Denver's River North area to be called Catalyst, tenants revealed

DENVER -- A planned new digital health campus in north Denver will be called Catalyst, with two tenant companies announced. Health technology entrepreneur Mike Bisellisaid the name is appropriate... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 8, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Mike Biselli, Telespine, Premier Manufacturin, Edmond Johnson, Mark Barnes, Koelbel and Company, Digital Health Summi

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