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Aytu BioScience announces stock uplisting to NASDAQ Capital Market on Oct. 20

Aytu BioScience announces stock uplisting to NASDAQ Capital Market on Oct. 20

ENGLEWOOD -- Aytu BioScience, Inc. (OTCQX: AYTU), a specialty life sciences company focused on global commercialization of novel products in the field of urology, today announced its shares of... Read More

Wednesday October 18, 2017 0 comments Tags: Englewood, Aytu BioScience, Josh Disbrow

Ampio seeks to raise $6.75M through stock sale

Ampio seeks to raise $6.75M through stock sale

ENGLEWOOD -- Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AMPE) today announced it has entered into a securities purchase agreement with investors for the registered sale of approximately$6.75... Read More

Tuesday October 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: Englewood, Ampio Pharmaceuticals

Report: Colorado ranks No. 13 in VC funding in Q3 2017

Report: Colorado ranks No. 13 in VC funding in Q3 2017

COLORADO -- Colorado startups raised $178 million in venture capital funding in the third quarter of 2017, according to a PwC MoneyTree report. The amount was up from $169.9 million raised... Read More

Thursday October 12, 2017 0 comments Tags: PwC MoneyTree Report

Incident Response Technologies closes $1.2M seed round led by Innosphere Fund

Incident Response Technologies closes $1.2M seed round led by Innosphere Fund

FORT COLLINS -- The Innosphere Fund , an early-stage venture capital fund made available to Innosphere client companies that meet certain qualifications, has announced the Funds first... Read More

Wednesday October 11, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Innosphere, Incident Response Technologies, Mike Freeman, Innosphere Fund, Jarret Winkelman

IP and CTA announce second annual Colorado Demo Day in Silicon Valley

IP and CTA announce second annual Colorado Demo Day in Silicon Valley

CENTENNIAL -- Innovation Pavilion (IP) and Colorado Technology Association (CTA) are teaming up for the 2nd Annual Colorado DEMO Day in Silicon Valley on Nov. 14. IP and CTA will host an... Read More

Friday October 6, 2017 0 comments Tags: Centennial, Innovation Pavilion, Colorado Technology Association , Vic Ahmed, Sumana Nallapati, Colorado Demo Day

CBSA’s Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor and Partnering Conference will include 40 investors, strategic partners

CBSA’s Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor and Partnering Conference will include 40 investors, strategic partners

DENVER -- Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) today announced the full list of investors and strategic partners set to hear company pitches at the 2017 Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor... Read More

Thursday September 28, 2017 0 comments Tags: CBSA, Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor Conference, April Giles, Stephanie Gripne, Steve Lindseth

UQM closes first stage of Chinese stock purchase investment, raises $5.1M

UQM closes first stage of Chinese stock purchase investment, raises $5.1M

LONGMONT -- UQM Technologies, Inc. (NYSE American: UQM)today announced it closed the first-stage investment under its stock purchase agreement with China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Co.,... Read More

Tuesday September 26, 2017 0 comments Tags: Longmont, UQM Technologies, Joe Mitchell

Front Range Biosciences raises $3M in bridge round

Front Range Biosciences raises $3M in bridge round

BOULDER -- Front Range Biosciences , an agricultural biotech company specializing in tissue culture propagation of high-value crops, announced it raised$3 millionin bridge round funding. The... Read More

Wednesday September 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Front Range BioSciences, Jon Vaught, Nick Hofmeister


Investing blogs

Invest Local Colorado hosts Paradox Pride fundraise on ILC crowdfunding platform

Invest Local Colorado hosts Paradox Pride fundraise on ILC crowdfunding platform

DENVER -- Invest Local Colorado kicked off its investment crowdfunding platform with the listing of Paradox Pride , a Western Slope startup business engaged in the farming of hemp and... Read More

Monday October 16, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Invest Local Colorado, Paradox Pride, Karl Dakin, Sen. Don Coram

Invest Local Colorado launches investment crowdfunding platform

Invest Local Colorado launches investment crowdfunding platform

DENVER -- Two years after passage of the Colorado Crowdfunding Act, Invest Local Colorado announced it has completed its investment crowdfunding platform that enables Colorado residents to... Read More

Tuesday October 3, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Invest Local Colorado, Karl Dakin, Colorado Capital Club, Colorado Crowdfunding Act

Peter Adams joins Angel Capital Association board

Peter Adams joins Angel Capital Association board

DENVER -- Angel Capital Association (ACA) -- the world's leading professional organization for angel investors -- announced it elected Peter Adams , executive director of Rockies Venture Club... Read More

Monday June 19, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Angel Capital Association, Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club, Marianne Hudson

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