Blue Ocean Challenge

2014 CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge presenting companies and articles

The CSU Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge is more than a business pitch competition. The Blue Ocean Enterprises Challenge and Venture Fest is a collaboration between Blue Ocean Enterprises and Colorado State University‘s Institute for Entrepreneurship and College of Business that was created to ignite entrepreneurial spirits, attract and recognize the best new business ideas, and celebrate the Fort Collins and Colorado entrepreneurial ecosystem. The weekend’s events will bring together some of the most influential trailblazers in the industry.

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Rachio's Iro sprinkler technology aims to save water and time for homeowners

Rachio's Iro sprinkler technology aims to save water and time for homeowners

DENVER -- Rachio is a technology startup that makes it easy and affordable for homeowners to have beautiful, sustainable landscapes. Iro, Rachio's first product, is a smart sprinkler... Read More

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ZBoard sells unique electric skateboard

ZBoard sells unique electric skateboard

MODESTO, Calif. -- ZBoard designs, builds and sells the ZBoard Weight-Sensing Electric Skateboard. To ride, simply lean forward to go and lean back to stop. ZBoard said its team is made up of... Read More

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Turf Toes sandals let wearers stand out in a crowd

Turf Toes sandals let wearers stand out in a crowd

FORT COLLINS -- Stand out in a field of ho-hum shoe wearers and plant your toes in the grass all day with Turf Toes sandals. Turf Toes said synthetic-but-feels-real grass on the sole of each... Read More

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Teleos Media launches first platform to stream video with broadcast quality

Teleos Media launches first platform to stream video with broadcast quality

SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- Teleos Media is launching the first media platform for streaming video over the Internet with a broadcast-quality viewing experience. TV viewing is rapidly migrating from... Read More

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Silver Bullet Water Treatment creates enhanced water systems

Silver Bullet Water Treatment creates enhanced water systems

DENVER-- The Silver Bullet Water Treatment Company manufactures and markets patented, commercially available water treatment systems for cooling towers, livestock drinking water, aquaculture... Read More

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ReadyGraph provides viral growth to websites

ReadyGraph provides viral growth to websites

BROOKLYN, N. Y. -- ReadyGraph provides "Viral Growth as a Service," allowing any website to automate the growth of its community with only one line of code. ReadyGraph's viral growth system... Read More

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Radish Systems' ChoiceView offers system to avoid call frustration

Radish Systems' ChoiceView offers system to avoid call frustration

BOULDER -- Radish Systems, a mobile enterprise software and professional services firm, offers ChoiceView as a support and sales solution that allows businesses to talk with callers while sharing... Read More

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E-Flux offers system to measure petroleum biodegradation rates

E-Flux offers system to measure petroleum biodegradation rates

FORT COLLINS -- E-Flux is a startup that uses proprietary technology to measure petroleum biodegradation rates in the soil at oil spill sites. The company provides cost-effective,... Read More

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