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OEDIT awards Advanced Industry Accelerator grants to five projects

OEDIT awards Advanced Industry Accelerator grants to five projects

DENVER -- The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) announced five infrastructure grantees for the Advanced Industry Accelerator Grant Program totaling $1.12... Read More

Friday June 21, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, OEDIT, Advanced Industry Accelerator Grants

Ampio Pharmaceuticals offers $12M in stock to public to fund clinical trial

Ampio Pharmaceuticals offers $12M in stock to public to fund clinical trial

ENGLEWOOD -- Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE American: AMPE) announced it will offer up to $12 million of its common stock in a public offering. Ampio said it has entered into agreements... Read More

Tuesday June 18, 2019 0 comments Tags: Englewood, Ampio Pharmaceuticals

Catalyst Space Accelerator cohort company Opterus wins $250K AIA grant

Catalyst Space Accelerator cohort company Opterus wins $250K AIA grant

COLORADO SPRINGS -- Catalyst Space Accelerator announced one of its current cohort companies received a $250,000 grant from the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade... Read More

Friday June 14, 2019 0 comments Tags: Catalyst Space Accelerator, Colorado Springs, Loveland, Thomas Murphey, OEDIT

RxRevu closes on $15.9M in Series A funding round

RxRevu closes on $15.9M in Series A funding round

DENVER -- RxRevu announced it closed its Series A funding round with total proceeds of$15.9 million. The round was led byColorado-based nonprofit health system, UCHealth. Additional... Read More

Tuesday June 4, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, RxRevu, Carm Huntress, UCHealth, Richard Zane

KelSie BioTech closes on $5M in Series A funding

KelSie BioTech closes on $5M in Series A funding

BOULDER -- KelSie Biotech announced it closed the first tranche of $5 million in Series A funding. The investment round, led by Salveo Capital, a leading cannabis focused investment firm,... Read More

Monday June 3, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, KelSie BioTech, Cameron Keluche

Rocky Mountain life science investor conference is Sept. 4-5

Rocky Mountain life science investor conference is Sept. 4-5

VAIL -- The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor Partnering Conference returns to Vail Sept. 4-5 to bring together leading investors and strategic partners from across the U.S. and the region's... Read More

Friday May 31, 2019 0 comments Tags: Vail, Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor Conference, Colorado BioScience Association

JumpCloud partners with General Atlantic in $50M funding round infusion

JumpCloud partners with General Atlantic in $50M funding round infusion

BOULDER -- JumpCloud , the first Directory-as-a-Service platform, announced it partnered with General Atlantic on its most recent round of financing. Existing investors Foundry Group... Read More

Tuesday May 28, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, JumpCloud, General Atlantic, Gary Reiner, Rajat Bhargava

Geospiza closes on $1M in new seed funding in banner year for startup

Geospiza closes on $1M in new seed funding in banner year for startup

DENVER -- Geospiza , a startup that enables emergency managers, first responders, and program managers to quickly make data-driven decisions that improve results, ROI, and save lives, announced... Read More

Friday May 17, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, Geospiza, Sarah Tuneberg, Andy Boyd


Investing blogs

RVC to hold 8th HyperAccelerator in July; deadline to apply is June 1

RVC to hold 8th HyperAccelerator in July; deadline to apply is June 1

DENVER -- Rockies Venture Club will hold its 8 th HyperAccelerator Program in July for companies seeking to become venture/angel capital ready. The application window closes June 1 for... Read More

Thursday April 25, 2019 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, RVC Hyperaccelerator

Foundry Group leads $7.8M financing round for Boundless Immigration

Foundry Group leads $7.8M financing round for Boundless Immigration

SEATTLE -- Boundless Immigration , a Seattle-based technology firm that helps immigrants navigate the green card and citizenship processes, announced it raised $7.8 million in a Series A... Read More

Friday March 29, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Foundry Group, Brad Feld

RVC to host Dec. 11 impact investing event in Denver

RVC to host Dec. 11 impact investing event in Denver

DENVER -- Rockies Venture Club will hold Impact Investing 2018 on Dec. 11, part of RVCs Signature investing series. The event will be held at the Denver Metro SBDC, 1445 Market St., fifth... Read More

Tuesday December 4, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club

Innosphere adopts pledge program to help inspire corporate philanthropy

Innosphere adopts pledge program to help inspire corporate philanthropy

FORT COLLINS -- Innosphere, Colorados leading incubator for science and technology-based startup and scaleup companies, announced a partnership with the Community Foundation of Northern... Read More

Monday October 22, 2018 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Innosphere, Community Foundation of Northern Colorado, Pledge 1% Colorado, Matt Zwiebel, Scott Sampl, Ray Caraway, Ella Fahrlander

Angel investors should focus on IRR vs. ROI multiples

Angel investors should focus on IRR vs. ROI multiples

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club In a panel on angel return data at the Angel Capital Association Summit recently the speaker went back and forth between... Read More

By: Peter Adams Friday May 25, 2018 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club, angel investing

Brewing Investors Guild launched for 'crowd' investing in craft brewing

Brewing Investors Guild launched for 'crowd' investing in craft brewing

DENVER -- The Brewing Investors Guild LLC is a new for-profit association whose members will act collectively as a crowd to provide financial sponsorship, perform non-monetary support and... Read More

Tuesday May 15, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, Brewing Investor Guild, Karl Dakin, Invest Local Colorado

How to pick winners in times of uncertainty

How to pick winners in times of uncertainty

By Peter Adams Executive Director Rockies Venture Club If youve read ANYTHING about cryptocurrencies and ICOs (Initial Coin/Token Offerings), youve read opinions from people who... Read More

By: Peter Adams Monday April 16, 2018 0 comments Tags: Peter Adams, Rockies Venture Club

RVC’s HyperAccelerator program accepting applications through May 6

RVC’s HyperAccelerator program accepting applications through May 6

DENVER -- Rockies Venture Club is now accepting applications through May 6 for its 6 th HyperAccelerator program set for June 18-25. The HyperAccelerator is designed for companies... Read More

Monday April 16, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, Rockies Venture Club, HyperAccelerator