Ascent Solar raises $6M from private investor in Asia to expand EnerPlex sales and distribution

Ascent Solar raises $6M from private investor in Asia to expand EnerPlex sales and distribution

THORNTON - Ascent Solar Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: ASTI) today announced the signing of an agreement to raise $6 million through a private placement to a high-net-worth private investor in Asia.... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday June 18, 2013 0 comments Tags: Ascent Solar, EnerPlex, Thornton, Victor Lee

What does it really take to be an angel investor?

Angel investing , or investing in private businesses (mostly startups) that are not listed on public stock exchanges, is becoming increasingly popular due to both the surge of startup activity in... Read More

By: Elizabeth Kraus Wednesday June 5, 2013 0 comments Tags: angel investing, Elizabeth Kraus

Built in Denver: Colorado launched 122 new digital tech startups in 2012

Built in Denver: Colorado launched 122 new digital tech startups in 2012

DENVER - Built in Denver , an online community for digital startups and entrepreneurs, reported Colorado entrepreneurs launched 122 digital technology startups in 2012. BID also announced 70... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday June 4, 2013 0 comments Tags: Brad Feld, Built in Denver, COIN, Denver, Erik Mitisek, Foundry Group, Jim Franklin, Kristin Russell, SendGrid

VC report: Overall investment down in Q1 but software, media remain attractive

VC report: Overall investment down in Q1 but software, media remain attractive

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A report from the National Venture Capital Association showed venture capitalists throughout the U.S. invested $5.9 billion in 863 deals in the first quarter of 2013, down 12... Read More

By: Steve Monday May 20, 2013 0 comments Tags: John Taylor, Thomson Reuters, Tracy Lefteroff

Rockies Venture Club offers insight into venture capital funding facts

Rockies Venture Club offers insight into venture capital funding facts

DENVER - The Rockies Venture Club will host "The Truth Behind the Venture Capital Industry" on May 14. The event will be held at the Wells Fargo Building's Hershner Room, first floor, 1700... Read More

By: Steve Thursday May 2, 2013 0 comments Tags: Denver, John Eckstein, Rockies Venture Club

Angel Capital Summit moves into second day with investment pitches

Angel Capital Summit moves into second day with investment pitches

By Lee Porter InnovatioNews DENVER -- Sorting out the space where angel investors meet venture capitalists highlighted the first day presentations at the 2013 Angel Capital Summit, an event... Read More

By: Lee Porter Wednesday March 20, 2013 0 comments Tags: CBIZ, David Gold, Denver, Elizabeth Kraus, Impact Angel Group, Joe Kovarik, Joni Kripal, Lauren Costantini, Rande Treece, Rick Fort, Rockies Venture Club, Sheila Lamont, Sheridan Ross, Tim Woods

24th annual SRI Conference returning to Rockies in October

24th annual SRI Conference returning to Rockies in October

COLORADO SPRINGS - The largest annual meeting of sustainable and responsible investors and investment professionals in the U.S. will return to its roots in the Rocky Mountains this year with a... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday March 19, 2013 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs