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Western Water Symposium tackles innovation’s role in resolving water issues

Western Water Symposium tackles innovation’s role in resolving water issues

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado was built on the availability of water, and that legacy continues to the present day -- even though half the state remains a dry, high desert most of the year. And... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday July 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Western Water Symposium and Barbecue, John Stulp, Gregory Hobbs, Dave Stewart, Greg Fisher, Patrick O'Toole, Jennifer Pitt

Longmont Startup Week, July 24-28, starts today

Longmont Startup Week, July 24-28, starts today

LONGMONT-- Longmont Startup Week kicks off today and runs through Friday, with dozens of free events planned to showcase the areas entrepreneurial spirit. The annual celebration includes... Read More

Monday July 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Longmont, Longmont Startup Week

NREL announces partnership with Panasonic and Xcel Energy

NREL announces partnership with Panasonic and Xcel Energy

GOLDEN -- The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is partnering... Read More

Monday July 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Panasonic, Xcel Energy, Juan Torres, Pena Station NEXT, ESIF

Comcast opens 600-seat customer support center in Fort Collins, now hiring

Comcast opens 600-seat customer support center in Fort Collins, now hiring

FORT COLLINS -- Comcast is opening a new 600-set customer support center in Fort Collins. The state-of-the-art 80,000-square-foot facility will provide customer support for Comcast... Read More

Monday July 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Comcast, Rich Jennings, Wade Troxell, David May

AirTurn brings new level of remote control for tablets, phones, computers

AirTurn brings new level of remote control for tablets, phones, computers

BOULDER -- AirTurn, Inc . announced the release of its newest Bluetooth wireless foot switch, the PED pro . Improving on the design of its predecessor -- the PED -- the PED pro provides dual... Read More

Friday July 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, AirTurn, Pedpro, Lester Karplus

Ibotta expands Mobile Marketplace with new shopping partners

Ibotta expands Mobile Marketplace with new shopping partners

DENVER -- Ibotta , the third-most-used shopping app inthe United States, announced the expansion of its Mobile Marketplace, adding a flurry of new mobile commerce partners within the app to help... Read More

Friday July 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Ibotta, Bryan Leach, Mobile Marketplace, Button, Michael Jaconi

Western Water Symposium to host conversations on new water innovations

Western Water Symposium to host conversations on new water innovations

FORT COLLINS -- On July 24, Colorado StateUniversity Libraries will host the 2017 Western Water Symposium and Barbecue , an event that will feature conversations about new innovations... Read More

Thursday July 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Western Water Symposium and Barbecue

Trail Ridge Technologies’ QuickVu adds mount solution for backup cam

Trail Ridge Technologies’ QuickVu adds mount solution for backup cam

FORT COLLINS -- Trail Ridge Technologies , LLC, developer of aftermarket digital automotive backup cameras, announced the addition of a Magnetic Vent Mount Bracket option to its... Read More

Thursday July 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Trail Ridge Technologies, QuickVu Digital, Bob Morain


 
Registration

Summer Jams and Inventor Showcase, July 27, 6-9 p.m.

CollegeAmerica, 4601 S. College, Fort Collins

Software

Quark Software acquired by Parallax Capital Partners to support accelerated growth

Quark Software acquired by Parallax Capital Partners to support accelerated growth

DENVER -- Quark Software Inc. today announced it has been acquired by Parallax Capital Partners , LLC (Parallax), a Southern California-based software-focused private equity firm. ... Read More

Wednesday July 12, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Quark Software, Parallax Capital Partners, James Hale , Ray Schiavone

Cyber Security

Automox launches with $1.3M, appoints Prassl CEO

Automox launches with $1.3M, appoints Prassl CEO

BOULDER -- Automox Inc. announced its launch with the close of $1.3 million ina funding round led by BlueNote Ventures with participation from New York-based Zelkova Ventures, Kansas-based... Read More

Tuesday July 18, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Automox, Jay Prassl

Registration

Rocky Mountain Cleantech Open Pitch Practice, Aug. 3, 5-7:30 p.m.

CREED, 14062 Denver W. Parkway, Golden 

Talent

Comcast opens 600-seat customer support center in Fort Collins, now hiring

Comcast opens 600-seat customer support center in Fort Collins, now hiring

FORT COLLINS -- Comcast is opening a new 600-set customer support center in Fort Collins. The state-of-the-art 80,000-square-foot facility will provide customer support for Comcast... Read More

Monday July 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Comcast, Rich Jennings, Wade Troxell, David May

Social Innovation

Colorado SBDC to host 8th annual Women’s Small Biz Conference on July 14

Colorado SBDC to host 8th annual Women’s Small Biz Conference on July 14

DENVER --The Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network announced registration is now open for the 2017 Women's Small Business Conference to be held July 14 at the Sky Ute Casino... Read More

Friday May 19, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Colorado SBDC, Kelly Manning

Energy

NREL announces partnership with Panasonic and Xcel Energy

NREL announces partnership with Panasonic and Xcel Energy

GOLDEN -- The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is partnering... Read More

Monday July 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Panasonic, Xcel Energy, Juan Torres, Pena Station NEXT, ESIF

Bioscience

Array BioPharma and Amgen collaborate to develop autoimmune drugs

Array BioPharma and Amgen collaborate to develop autoimmune drugs

BOULDER/THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- California-based Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and Boulder-based Array BioPharma (NASDAQ:ARRY) today announced a collaboration agreement for the discovery and development... Read More

Wednesday July 19, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Array BioPharma, Amgen, Nicholas Saccomano, Flavius Martin

Aerospace

XTI Aircraft adds Silicon Valley investor to board

XTI Aircraft adds Silicon Valley investor to board

DENVER -- XTI Aircraft Company (XTI) announced Silicon Valley investor and serial entrepreneur Paul Willard has joined XTIs board of directors for a three-year term, effective June 15. ... Read More

Friday July 14, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, XTI Aircraft, Paul Willard, David Brody, Robert LaBelle, TriFan 600

Water

Western Water Symposium tackles innovation’s role in resolving water issues

Western Water Symposium tackles innovation’s role in resolving water issues

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado was built on the availability of water, and that legacy continues to the present day -- even though half the state remains a dry, high desert most of the year. And... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday July 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Western Water Symposium and Barbecue, John Stulp, Gregory Hobbs, Dave Stewart, Greg Fisher, Patrick O'Toole, Jennifer Pitt

INvestment

BrewQube looks to raise $250K to launch company

BrewQube looks to raise $250K to launch company

FORT COLLINS -- The BrewQube team is aiming to raise $250,000 on Kickstarter to bring their product to life. BrewQubestores fresh brewery-quality craft beer on the countertop, right at home.... Read More

Thursday July 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, BrewQube, Caleb Liesveld, BrewQube Draft System

New Products

AirTurn brings new level of remote control for tablets, phones, computers

AirTurn brings new level of remote control for tablets, phones, computers

BOULDER -- AirTurn, Inc . announced the release of its newest Bluetooth wireless foot switch, the PED pro . Improving on the design of its predecessor -- the PED -- the PED pro provides dual... Read More

Friday July 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, AirTurn, Pedpro, Lester Karplus

Robotics

Tractica: Robotic industry to reach $237B revenue worldwide by 2022

Tractica: Robotic industry to reach $237B revenue worldwide by 2022

BOULDER -- The global robotics market will grow rapidly through 2022, with revenue from unit sales of industrial and non-industrial robots rising from $31 billion in 2016 to $237.3 billion by... Read More

Friday July 7, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Tractica, Aditya Kaul, robotics

Digital Health

Applicants sought by July 7 for $150K 2017 Prime Health Challenge on Oct. 19

Applicants sought by July 7 for $150K 2017 Prime Health Challenge on Oct. 19

DENVER -- Prime Health announced it is seeking applicants to take part in the 4 th annual Prime Health Challenge set for Oct. 19. The deadline to apply for the event is July 7. ... Read More

Wednesday July 5, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Prime Health, Prime Health Challenge, Colorado Health Foundation

 

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