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Stow takes top prize of $25K at annual Monfort business pitch contest

Stow takes top prize of $25K at annual Monfort business pitch contest

GREELEY Stow , a Windsor-based startup that matches people who need storage space with those who have some extra space to rent, was the winner of the top prize at the eighth annual... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday May 1, 2017 0 comments Tags: Greeley, David Thomas, Devin Eldridge, Stow, Lacuna Diagnostics, Class Composer, EZ Protein, To Market, UNC College of Business, Monfort Entrepreneurial Challenge

Access Sensor Technologies developing environmental kits for contamination tests

Access Sensor Technologies developing environmental kits for contamination tests

FORT COLLINS -- Fort Collins startup Access Sensor Technologies (AST) is working to make diagnostic testing of water, air and food as easy as using a home pregnancy test. Environmental... Read More

By: John Garvey Thursday April 27, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Access Sensor Technologies, John Volckens

VetDC offers new hope for pet cancer treatment

VetDC offers new hope for pet cancer treatment

FORT COLLINS -- Anyone with a pet knows how much our companion animal means to us. So a cancer diagnosis in the family dog or cat can be just as devastating as for humans. Now a Fort... Read More

By: Curt MacDougall Monday April 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, VetDC, Steven Roy, Terry Opgenorth, CSU Ventures, Tanovea-CA1, Flight Animal Cancer Center, canine lymphoma

Loveland Startup Week: Regional cooperation is growing, needed for startups and biz to succeed

Loveland Startup Week: Regional cooperation is growing, needed for startups and biz to succeed

LOVELAND-- Northern Colorado, more than ever before, is attempting to speak with one voice and act collectively as a region but still needs to do more to maximize its combined impact, according... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday April 10, 2017 0 comments Tags: Loveland, Loveland Startup Week , Josh Birks, Roy Otto, Kelly Jones, Mindy McCloughan, Mary Atchison, NCEA, Stacy Johnson, Mike O'Connell

Loveland Startup Week: Cultural differences can be critical when it comes to doing business overseas

Loveland Startup Week: Cultural differences can be critical when it comes to doing business overseas

LOVELAND -- Doing business in a foreign country can be a minefield of cultural missteps that could derail a successful relationship unless those missteps can be avoided. That was the focus of... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday April 10, 2017 0 comments Tags: Loveland, Loveland Startup Week , Lee Porter, Todd Cornell, Jeff Engell, Denny Otsuga, Roni Diaz-Block, Amit Munshi

Four years into hemp’s legalization, NoCo Expo again lures industry leaders, visionaries

Four years into hemp’s legalization, NoCo Expo again lures industry leaders, visionaries

LOVELAND -- The 4 th NoCo Hemp Expo ,held March 31-April 1 in Loveland, again affirmed Northern Colorados place at the hemp industrys epicenter. The largest hemp business event in the U.S.... Read More

By: John Garvey Monday April 3, 2017 0 comments Tags: Loveland, NoCo Hemp Expo 2017, Christopher Shade, THR Technologies, EnerHealth Botanicals, Robbie Jaramillo, Power Zone Equipment, Brandon Maston

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

RVC: Be thoroughly prepared before seeking angel investment

RVC: Be thoroughly prepared before seeking angel investment

FORT COLLINS #FCSW17 --Startups looking to tap into angel investment had a chance to hear a primer on the subject Wednesday when Rockies Venture Club , the longest-running angel investment group... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday March 2, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Fort Collins Startup Week, Dave Harris, Rockies Venture Club, RVC Pitch Academy, angel investment