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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-basedstartup 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

Saturday April 29, 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

Prescient closes on $40M Series D funding round

Prescient closes on $40M Series D funding round

ARVADA -- Prescient , a company that offers a technology-based solution for a better way to plan, design, manufacture, build and operate multi-unit buildings, today announced it closed a Series... Read More

Tuesday April 25, 2017 0 comments Tags: Arvada, Prescient, Satyen Patel

Innosphere launches investor network

Innosphere launches investor network

FORT COLLINS -- Innosphere , Colorado's leading incubator for science and technology startups, announced it has formally launched an investor network to support investment in... Read More

Thursday April 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Innosphere, Mike Freeman, Innosphere Investor Network

Cerapedics receives $20M loan from Oxford Finance

Cerapedics receives $20M loan from Oxford Finance

WESTMINSTER -- Virginia-based Oxford Finance LLC announced closing a$20 millionsenior secured term loan with Cerapedics Inc. , a privately-held orthobiologics company engaged in the development... Read More

Thursday April 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Westminster, Cerapedics, Oxford Financing, i-FACTOR, Christopher A. Herr, Glen Kashuba

Outdoor Recreation Capital Community to promote networking, fundraising through collaboration

Outdoor Recreation Capital Community to promote networking, fundraising through collaboration

DENVER -- The Outdoor Recreation Capital Community has been established to help small businesses in the outdoor recreation industry raise capital. Organizers said the ORCC will act as a... Read More

Wednesday April 19, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Outdoor Recreation Capital Community, ORCC, Karl Dakin, Dakin Capital Services

MoneyTree Report: Colorado claims No. 4 spot for VC funding in Q1 ‘17

MoneyTree Report: Colorado claims No. 4 spot for VC funding in Q1 ‘17

COLORADO -- Colorado ranks No. 4 in the Top 5 states with venture capital-backed deals in the first quarter of 2017, according to a new MoneyTree report from PricewaterhouseCoopers. ... Read More

Monday April 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: MoneyTree Report, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Aleph Objects expands physical footprint and financial flexibility

Aleph Objects expands physical footprint and financial flexibility

LOVELAND -- Aleph Objects, Inc. , makers of LulzBot 3D printers, announced the purchase of a new facility to house growing sales, marketing and support teams, and a $3-million line of credit... Read More

Friday April 14, 2017 0 comments Tags: Loveland, Aleph Objects, Harris Kenny, Julie Pettit, Michelle Di Gangi

Judges announced for finals of eighth annual Monfort College of Business Entrepreneurial Challenge on April 28

Judges announced for finals of eighth annual Monfort College of Business Entrepreneurial Challenge on April 28

GREELEY -- The judges have been announced for the final competition event of the eighth annual Monfort Collegeof Business Entrepreneurial Challenge at the University of Northern Colorado on... Read More

Thursday April 13, 2017 0 comments Tags: Greeley, Monfort Entrepreneurial Challenge, David Thomas, George Lobisser, Tyler Richardson, Ross Shell


Investing blogs

Rockies Venture Club 10th annual Angel Summit set for March 21-22 in Denver

Rockies Venture Club 10th annual Angel Summit set for March 21-22 in Denver

DENVER -- Rockies Venture Club will host Angel Capital Summit 2017 on March 21-22 in Sturm Hall on the Denver University campus. The 10 th annual event will feature three panels with an... Read More

Monday March 13, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, 2017 Angel Capital Summit

Being at “Break Even” is a good-news/bad-news kind of thing

Being at “Break Even” is a good-news/bad-news kind of thing

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club Ive heard a lot of founders who say after this round, well be at break-even. In half of the cases, Im thinking that this is... Read More

By: Peter Adams Tuesday January 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

CSU Ventures seeks applications due by Jan. 30 for Creative Works Commercialization Awards

CSU Ventures seeks applications due by Jan. 30 for Creative Works Commercialization Awards

FORT COLLINS -- CSU Ventures is seeking applications from Colorado State University innovators who have created intellectual property that can be protected via copyright, trademark or design... Read More

Monday January 23, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU Ventures, CSUV Commercialization Award

Due diligence for founders is free consulting

Due diligence for founders is free consulting

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club Many founders enter into due diligence kicking and screaming. They fight the process and in doing so discredit themselves... Read More

By: Peter Adams Thursday January 12, 2017 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

Amazing tax breaks for angel investors

Amazing tax breaks for angel investors

By Peter Adams Rockies Venture Club Angel investors take risks in backing startup companies but recent tax breaks make it a lot less risky than you may think! Experienced angel... Read More

By: Peter Adams Monday November 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club, angel investing

Colorado Community Capital PBC forms Space Capital Community to support space industry

Colorado Community Capital PBC forms Space Capital Community to support space industry

DENVER -- Colorado Community Capital PBC announced a working group has been established to support businesses, social enterprises, charities and community projects in raising capital within... Read More

Monday November 28, 2016 0 comments Tags: Colorado Capital Congress, Karl Dakin, Wayne Dicksteen, Colorado Community Capital PBC, Denver, Space Capital Community

Rockies Venture Club to host 28th Colorado Capital Conference Nov. 15-16

Rockies Venture Club to host 28th Colorado Capital Conference Nov. 15-16

DENVER -- Now in its 28 th year, the annual Rockies Venture Club (RVC) Colorado Capital Conference will be held Nov. 15-16 at the McNichols Building in downtown Denver. In previous years,... Read More

Tuesday November 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, Peter Adams, Colorado Capital Conference, Scott Bergquist, Sean Lawson

Ten reasons why a five minute pitch is a good thing for entrepreneurs

Ten reasons why a five minute pitch is a good thing for entrepreneurs

By Peter Adams Rocky Mountain Ventures Entrepreneurs like to complain how hard it is to present their companies in five minutes but they should realize that even though its hard its... Read More

By: Peter Adams Wednesday November 2, 2016 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club