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CSU receives $13M gift from entrepreneur alumnus Michael Smith

CSU receives $13M gift from entrepreneur alumnus Michael Smith

FORT COLLINS-- Colorado State University announced alumnus Michael Smith has made a series of donations to the university that will fund new scholarships focused on business, natural resources... Read More

Friday April 29, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Michael and Iris Smith, Tony Frank, John Hayes, Beth Walker, Brett Anderson

Swiftpage makes Act! available in more languages, more features

Swiftpage makes Act! available in more languages, more features

DENVER -- Swiftpage , the maker of Act! and a leading provider of software and services that help small and mid-sized businesses grow, announced that Act! v18.1 is now available for purchase in... Read More

Friday April 29, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, Swiftpage, Lorcan Malone, Act! Version 18.1

ICR adds Rowdy Mermaid to its mentored client list

ICR adds Rowdy Mermaid to its mentored client list

BOULDER -- Innovation Center of the Rockies (ICR) announced it has added Rowdy Mermaid to the list of early-stage companies it is providing mentoring. Rowdy Mermaid is a craft kombucha... Read More

Friday April 29, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, ICR, Rowdy Mermaid, Jamba Dunn

Tractica: Smart clothing and body sensor shipments to total 190M through 2021

Tractica: Smart clothing and body sensor shipments to total 190M through 2021

BOULDER -- Worldwide shipments of smart clothing and body sensors will total 190 million units between 2015 and 2021, with annual shipments reaching 92.7 million devices by the end of that... Read More

Friday April 29, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Tractica, Aditya Kaul, wearables

SiVEC Biotech takes $20K top prize at CSU Collegiate Challenge competition

SiVEC Biotech takes $20K top prize at CSU Collegiate Challenge competition

FORT COLLINS --SiVEC Biotechnologies won the $20,000 top prize at the Colorado State University Collegiate Challenge pitch competition on Wednesday. The company, a CSU research spinoff... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday April 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU Collegiate Challenge, SiVEC Biotechnologies, Christine Chin, CSU Institute for Entrepreneurship, IgnoreU

CBSA taps life science execs to join board

CBSA taps life science execs to join board

DENVER -- Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) today announced the appointment of a new slate of board members , representing the states medical device and pharmaceutical companies, research... Read More

Thursday April 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, CBSA, April Giles, Mark Spiecker, Derek Cole

X-IO Technologies and Nexsan sign OEM deal

X-IO Technologies and Nexsan sign OEM deal

COLORADO SPRINGS -- Nexsan announced it has signed a global OEM agreement with X-IO Technologies to integrate Nexsan's E60 storage array into X-IO's enterprise storage solution. The... Read More

Thursday April 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs, X-IO Technologies, Nexsan, Russ Johnson, Ellen Rome

ikeGPS names Dennis Bencala new CFO

ikeGPS names Dennis Bencala new CFO

BROOMFIELD -- ikeGPS (NZX: IKE) announced it has appointed Dennis Bencala to be its chief financial officer. For more than 30 years, Bencala worked in Silicon Valley for high-growth public... Read More

Thursday April 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Dennis Bencala, ikeGPS, Broomfield, Glenn Milnes


 
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Innosphere lists accomplishments for 2015

Innosphere lists accomplishments for 2015

FORT COLLINS -- Innosphere reported it had a successful 2015, during which it worked with 42 client companies in the digital health, bioscience and medical device, energy and advanced... Read More

Friday March 11, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Innosphere, Actuator, CSU Ventures, NewCo Launchpad Initiative

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Public invited to attend Ritter book signing event April 6 on CSU campus

Public invited to attend Ritter book signing event April 6 on CSU campus

FORT COLLINS -- Former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter will host a brief discussion on his new book, Powering Forward: What Everyone Should Know About America's Energy Revolution , on April 6, 4-6... Read More

Friday April 1, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Bill Ritter, CSU Center for the New Energy Economy, CSU Energy Institute, Powering Forward

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CBSA taps life science execs to join board

CBSA taps life science execs to join board

DENVER -- Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) today announced the appointment of a new slate of board members , representing the states medical device and pharmaceutical companies, research... Read More

Thursday April 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, CBSA, April Giles, Mark Spiecker, Derek Cole

Social Innovation

Quid Novi’s Spring of Innovation set for Thursday at Drake Centre

Quid Novi’s Spring of Innovation set for Thursday at Drake Centre

FORT COLLINS -- Quid Novi will hold its annual Spring of Innovation event on Thursday, April 27, from 6-8 p.m. The event will be held at the Fort Collins Drake Centre, 802 W. Drake Road,... Read More

Tuesday April 19, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Quid Novi, Spring of Innovation

Energy

CSU research reveals new way to produce electron currents, power devices

CSU research reveals new way to produce electron currents, power devices

FORT COLLINS -- With apologies to Isaac Asimov, the most exciting phase to hear in science isnt Eureka, but Thats funny A thats funny moment in a Colorado State University physics lab has led... Read More

Wednesday April 27, 2016 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Mingzhong Wu, David Ellsworth, spintronics

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CBSA taps life science execs to join board

CBSA taps life science execs to join board

DENVER -- Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) today announced the appointment of a new slate of board members , representing the states medical device and pharmaceutical companies, research... Read More

Thursday April 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, CBSA, April Giles, Mark Spiecker, Derek Cole

Aerospace

XTI Aircraft raises $1M in equity crowdfunding to develop TriFan 600

XTI Aircraft raises $1M in equity crowdfunding to develop TriFan 600

DENVER -- XTI Aircraft today announced it raised $1 million in equity crowdfunding on its way to obtaining $3 million in investments in its TriFan 600... Read More

Thursday April 21, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, XTI Aircraft, TriFan 600, Dennis Olcott, David Brody, Crowdfunding

Water

CH2M selected for water award by Singapore national water agency

CH2M selected for water award by Singapore national water agency

DENVER -- Singapore's national water agency, PUB, selected CH2M as one of three recipients for its Watermark Award for its legacy of advocating water sustainability through community... Read More

Friday April 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, CH2M, Peter Nicol, Watermark Award

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Food Corridor takes $25K top prize at UNC Monfort business pitch challenge

Food Corridor takes $25K top prize at UNC Monfort business pitch challenge

GREELEY -- The Food Corridor was the top winner of the 7th annual University of Northern Colorado Monfort College of Business Entrepreneurial Challenge announced during a televised event on... Read More

Tuesday April 26, 2016 0 comments Tags: Greeley, Monfort Entreprenurial Challenge, UNC, Ashley Colpaart, NerdNest, Aerosol Devices, mcSquares, Planting Profits

New Products

Swiftpage makes Act! available in more languages, more features

Swiftpage makes Act! available in more languages, more features

DENVER -- Swiftpage , the maker of Act! and a leading provider of software and services that help small and mid-sized businesses grow, announced that Act! v18.1 is now available for purchase in... Read More

Friday April 29, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, Swiftpage, Lorcan Malone, Act! Version 18.1

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Faustson wins contract manufacturing award in inaugural Colorado Manufacturing Awards

Faustson wins contract manufacturing award in inaugural Colorado Manufacturing Awards

ARVADA -- Faustson , a leader in the 3D machining industry, was the winner in the inaugural Colorado Manufacturing Awards contract manufacturing category . If food and beverage has become... Read More

Wednesday April 20, 2016 0 comments Tags: Arvada, Faustson Tool, Heidi Hostetter, Manufacturer's Edge, CompanyWeek, 3D printing, Bart Taylor

Digital Health

Tractica: Healthcare wearable shipments to reach 98M units by 2021

Tractica: Healthcare wearable shipments to reach 98M units by 2021

BOULDER -- Worldwide shipments of healthcare wearables are expected to increase from 2.5 million units this year to 97.6 million units by 2021, according to a new report from Tractica. Annual... Read More

Monday April 18, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Tractica, wearables, Aditya Kaul

 

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